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Project Manager (Highways)
Our client is looking for a project manager to join a busy team on a contract basis starting ASAP.
THIS ROLE IS OUTSIDE IR35.
Our local authority client is looking for a Highways Project Manager to lead on the successful delivery highway related project.
Producing & maintaining all project documentation, keeping accurate and comprehensive records and ensuring effective governance takes place throughout the life of the project. - Developing a communications plan and disseminating the facts about projects comprehensively and effectively throughout its lifespan. - Ensuring that the management team across the service are aware of the corporate and project risks associated with delivery and that these are managed in accordance with the requirements of project boards and the Council. - Managing Health & Safety across projects to ensure all requirements are delivered safely with the objective of zero harm. - Ensuring highway projects are delivered to minimise the impact on road users and residents. - Working closely with delivery partners and project teams to develop project solutions that are innovative, cost effective, offer whole life value whilst deploying the latest technical thinking.
A Degree in Civil Engineering but exceptional candidates with HNC in Civil Engineering will be considered, CSCS card, NRSWA accredited. A project management qualification is desirable.
Technical Skills & Knowledge:
Detailed knowledge of Highway engineering & construction, Highway design, project management, contract management, highway & construction legislation, construction/workplace Health & Safety, technical best practice, planning & development processes, rail infrastructure delivery processes, CDM, NRSWA, highway traffic management, TTRO processes, drainage, traffic signal installations.
Experience: Project management, Highway design, contract management, construction site management, value engineering, use of quality assurance systems, working with partner organisations, working in a political environment. The role is for an initial 6 months period, but can last longer for the right candidate. To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK
Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.
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