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Construction Manager

Construction Manager

10/05/2017

Role Reference No: UK/38/CM

Location: Manchester, UK

Position Type: Full Time

Job Type: Permanent

 

The Role

BCEGI UK has an exciting opportunity for a Construction Manager to join our expanding operations team in Manchester.

Duties/responsibilities:

As a Construction Manager, you will support all BCEGI activities, preferably, but not limited to:

  • Ensuring that BCEGI standards and procedures are met and followed at all times.
  • Ensuring that HSE targets, KPIs are set and managed.
  • Monitoring the effectiveness of the HSE management system.
  • Leading/reviewing accident investigations, carrying out periodic Safety and Environmental Tours, risk reviews and implementing safety improvement options.
  • Ensuring that sufficient resources are allocated to the Works Section and that each has an appropriate level of ability.
  • Setting targets and KPI’s in line with Project objectives and monitoring performance.
  • Ensuring that site audits are undertaken and action is taken to implement improvements.
  • Managing the implementation of systems and processes for a Right First Time approach.
  • Overall ownership of Handover Documentation for Section.
  • Setting targets and KPI’s in line with key outputs and monitoring performance, reporting Section Progress, driving lean initiatives and carrying out constructive analysis of the fully resourced programme.
  • Monitoring/managing sub-contractor performance against KPIs.
  • Ensuring production of operational target programmes to reflect overall construction programme.
  • Chairing weekly team leader meetings to review strategic performance on site, reporting progress and reasons for difference within Project Review meetings.
  • Liaising with off-site functions for knowledge sharing and best practice.
  • Identifying longer term strategic training to support individual development as required.
  • Setting and aligning targets and KPI’s in line with budget forecast, overseeing the preparation of a cost plan and managing cost v value, through to leading weekly cost meetings and identification and action regarding improvement areas.
  • Managing the procurement of subcontractors and advising on commercial aspects / preferred attendances and operational risks to the scheme and mitigation options.
  • Producing the risk schedule for Section, reviewing and updating.
  • Take overall responsibility for the successful completion of the construction programme, meeting or exceeding all contractual obligations.
  • Monitoring delivery of the project, identifying risk and opportunities and working with key stakeholders to optimise project delivery.
  • Assess the ‘buildability’ of the proposed design, and ensuring that Design teams produce feasible designs within the required timescales.
  • Leading the delivery of construction works, ensuring compliance with all company processes and protocols.
  • Managing and developing the supervisory and engineering team, and leading project steering groups/cross discipline action groups, as required.

 Requirements:

  • Demonstrate good construction management experience preferably in residential projects.
  • Can demonstrate experience of managing a team.
  • Has a proven track record in delivering high value projects to the correct standard within time scales and budgets.
  • Minimum of 10 years’ construction/contractor related experience.
  • Top tier construction company experience.
  • Sound commercial and contractual knowledge, with advanced risk control skills.
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in relevant subject.
  • Membership of relevant body.
  • Holds current CSCS card.
  • SMSTS.
  • First aid trained.

The Company

We are BCEGI UK, a subsidiary of Beijing Construction Engineering Group, an international investor and construction company specialising in bring projects to life. As a Top 225 global Contractor, we provide design-build, general contracting and purchasing with logistics.

BCEGI UK are committed to attracting local talent, bringing together a diverse team of highly experienced people who are key to making BCEGI a great place to work.

Careers

We are always looking for new talent.

If you’ve got the ambition to work for a highly respected, international construction business, as part of our dynamic, friendly and multi-cultural team, we’d love to hear from you. We’re always looking for local talent to work with us on our range of exciting projects across the globe.