Project Manager - HS2 - Earthworks

Earthworks Project Manager required in the Buckinghamshire area
Sector: Earthworks, HS2, Civil Engineering, Drainage
Job Description: Our client, a growing Civil Engineering and Construction Contractor who operate within the Civil Engineering and Infrastructure sector, have an excellent opportunity available, for an experienced Earthworks Project Manager, to join their team on a permanent basis.
In this role, you will predominately work on a section of HS2 works, which includes the delivery of earthworks and drainage deliverables, to the ECI target cost production, as well as further development and delivery on the HS2 contract. You will be required to provide technical advice with regards to
Earthworks, reviewing and suggesting improvements to related documentation, as well as providing overall strategic advice and interacting with the end
Daily duties:
Earthworks designs and specifications. Review and advise on GI information, assess VE potential and delivery of performance spec together with the
internal Geotechnical department. Review drainage information, assess temporary works requirements and advise on consents required Input into weekly internal and Client progress meetings for earthworks related items. Revise criteria for re-use of existing material assumptions based on current information and explore any VE potential. Understand the status of earthworks quants and volumes broken down into material types and areas based on current design. Review imported material availability (both from Client and external sources) and disposal options. Investigate rates of supply, material testing and compliance etc. Review earthworks designs and input into Constructability, including access and logistics. Produce method statements, risk assessments and ITPs. Agree earthworks strategy, input into programme development and compile mass haul. Liaise with geomatics / plant team to understand the requirements of the DIGGER system and advise of both practical and commercial impacts. Liaise with team to size and calculate plant required to achieve outputs and required performance specifications, liaise with bid team accordingly. Input into the target cost development in terms of methodologies, outputs, and risks associated with the earthworks and drainage. Liaise with Bid Team and estimators to ensure activity schedule and or Bill of Quantities meets the method and logic of the plant movements and mass hauls. Provide forecast plant information to the plant department.
Candidates will ideally will have:
Qualifications and experience:
Degree, HNC, CSCS Card, SMSTS etc
Have a strong knowledge of Earthworks and Drainage, associated with major Infrastructure projects.
Be comfortable in managing Earthworks packages circa £15 Million in value, and above.
Have previous experience reviewing and providing
Technical input with regards to Earthworks, Drainage and Ground Investigation works.
Strong organisation, time management and communication skills