Position title
Construction Site Manager

Experienced Construction Site Manager
Rebuilding the Montgomery Canal
Oswestry, Shropshire

Part-time building up to Full-time
£35k - 40k negotiable
Suit someone nearing retirement

This is a 12 months' highway bridge construction contract starting late in 2021 to manage the day to day activities of the project. After an initial part-time period being briefed on the design, programme, preparing the preconstruction paperwork and familiarisation, the main site works will start mid-March 2022 and are scheduled to take 7 months.
The workforce will comprise a mix of experienced sub-contractors
and skilled and canal restoration volunteers.

Role Requirements

  • Applicants should be experienced in RC construction and familiar with installing precast concrete units, gabions and reinforced earthworks.
  • Knowledge of the Highways Works Specification will be an advantage together with the ability to co-ordinate and liaise with the Local Authority
  • You will naturally be conversant with current CDM and H&S legislation and competent in preparing RAMS.

Role Responsibilities

  • Liaising with clients and reporting on progress to staff and the public
  • Liaising with the County Highways officers and consultants as necessary
  • Buying materials for each phase of the project
  • Monitoring build costs and project progress
  • Conducting quality and safety inspections
  • Supervising and overseeing the direction of the project
  • Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings
  • Maintaining quality control procedures
  • Finding ways to prevent problems and to solve any that crop up
  • Assessing and minimising risk
  • Writing reports and keeping on top of paperwork
Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Immediate Start
Duration of employment
Building, Construction & Allied Trades
Job Location
Date posted
July 6, 2021
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