Project Manager

West Yorkshire
£500 to £600/day PAYE umbrella Neg

An excellent opportunity inside IR35 exists for an experienced Civil Engineering Project Manager with extensive experience leading site delivery teams on large infrastructure projects for tier one principal contractors on rail projects.  


Your responsibilities will include -

  • The Leadership, Management and oversight of all areas of the project, delivering successful project outcomes in all areas, and maintaining high standards of professionalism.
  • Communicating effectively and professionally with everyone associated with the project and the wider community.
  • Providing operational, strategic and contractual direction for the whole project team.
  • Setting a personal example in health safety and environmental matters through strong, visible leadership (including safety tours). Acting as a champion for all company and sub-contractor employees. Actively supporting HSQE initiatives, both on the project and across business.
  • Maintaining high standards in environmental awareness and behaviour.
  • Driving quality delivery through effective planning and right first time delivery.
  • Taking a personal interest in mentoring and developing key staff to their next level.
  • Leading and managing the project team, ensuring high levels of commitment, morale and motivation at all levels.
  • Adopting, maintaining and promoting cost-conscious management through efficient use of all resources.
  • Maintaining a good working relationship with the client and their project management and supervisory teams as well as the supply chain.
  • Promote the business by maintaining personal contact with key clients and stakeholders, and by demonstrating high levels of commitment to their requirements.
  • Establishing, maintaining and monitoring an effective, programme-based cost management system, to facilitate financial control.
  • Ensuring realistic programmes are prepared, managed, monitored, reviewed, and updated according to the requirements of the project and contract.
  • Ensuring processes are in place for the preparation, review and briefing of method statements, activity plans and risk assessments and measures implemented to ensure they are reviewed and updated accordingly.
  • Ensuring all necessary site-based appointments are made with suitably trained and experienced staff.
  • Using appropriate and effective communication methods such as recorded internal weekly progress meetings to communicate with the whole project team.
  • Keeping line management appraised of potential risks and opportunities associated with the project and the potential for future work opportunities.
  • Maintaining close working relationship with company departments to maximise support for the project and for opportunities to share knowledge.




The requirements for this post include -

  • A tertiary civil engineering qualification preferably chartered or working toward chartership (MICE).
  • Successful previous experience and performance at Senior Agent level for a tier one principal civil engineering contractor on large infrastructure projects, preferable within the rail sector.
  • Specialist technical and managerial civil engineering knowledge within the rail sector
  • The ability to demonstrate leadership and management with regards to the finances and governance
  • Detailed working knowledge of the civil engineering delivery environment and forms of contracts



If you are interested and have the requested experience, then kindly lodge your CV here now.