|Location: Swindon, Wiltshire||Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum|
|Sector: Highways & Highways Electricals||Specialism:|
|Type: Permanent||Contact: Emma Puddick|
Job Role: Contracts Manager
Job Summary of a Contracts Manager:
We have an excellent opportunity for a Contracts Manager to start in Swindon to contribute the profitability of the Ground Works division through the provision of a professional contracts management service.
Key Duties of the Contracts Manager:
To contribute to the success of the business through the implementation of Ground works in a professional and efficient manner ensuring the highest level of health, safety and quality.
To further develop the Ground works business throughout other contracts.
Planning and programming of works, including pre-contract site visits to determine project requirements.
To manage the relevant ground works team, motivating them, dealing with any performance issues and promoting the continual professional development of all key members of staff.
To ensure portfolios and other documentation are maintained to the required standard to retain accreditation to the relevant industrial bodies.
To review and update Health and Safety plans, method statements, risk assessments, SWMP and environmental plans, ensuring that all new sites or new work orders have the appropriate documentation in place.
To ensure tool box talks, safety alerts, daily briefings, safety tours and near miss reporting are completed as per company requirements.
To ensure that all site works are executed in a time and cost-efficient manner whilst ensuring regular liaison with clients, general public, authorities and sub-contractors / suppliers; to include ensuring that the correct licences/ permits are in place and valid for the works being undertaken.
To ensure that plant and materials are ordered to support the works programme as well as ensuring all plant is fit for purpose and maintained to required standards.
To monitor and maintain records of plant, labour and materials and to assist in monthly internal commercial reporting and external contract performance reporting.
To assist in the business development of the ground works capability of the client
To undertake other duties and ad hoc projects as required by the business.
To act in accordance with company policies and procedures, particularly with reference to our Equality and Diversity policies, procedures and practices.
To behave in a manner that supports the company's stated Vision and Values and ensure other team members do like-wise.
To act in accordance with the company's Health, Safety and Environmental policies, procedures and practices.
Essential Skills of a Contracts Manager:
Prior experience of contract management / supervision
Previous experience of working in the ground works industry
Previous role(s) in a commercially focussed organisation
Technically competent in industry disciplines
SSSTS / SMSTS
NRSWA Units 1 to 16
If you are interested, please get in touch as they will look to get you started as soon as possible.