Project Manager - Groundworks & Infrastructure

A civil engineering contractor who have been in operation for close to 50 years are searching for an experienced Project Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.

Operating as a turnkey contractor, they have several arms of the business which includes civil engineering, utilities and a build division which allows them to work as a one-stop shop for their clients.

They require a Project Manager to oversee a new groundworks package in Central Essex on behalf of a well-known residential developer which is valued at £25m.

This package will involve heavy groundworks, drainage and associated S278/38 works, this project is expected to last for up to 3 years.

As a business they have a huge growth plan for the coming years and anyone who joins the business now does so during a period of growth, this will allow you to progress within the business as it evolves.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Liaising with site teams to ensure time frames and deadlines are being met
  • Keeping in regular contact with project QS to monitor project costs
  • Maintaining a professional demeanor when liaising with clients or colleagues
  • Regular progress meetings with Contracts Manager
  • Ensure work is carried out to stringent company H&S guidelines
  • Conduct toolbox talks

Qualifications required:

  • HNC/D or Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Engineering background
  • Minimum of 5 years Project Management experience
  • CSCS
  • First Aid

What is on offer:

  • Salary up to £60,000
  • Company performance related bonus
  • Private healthcare
  • Company car
  • Pension
  • Genuine progression towards Senior Project Manager or Contracts Manager in future