Project Manager - Civils / Rail

Ref: VR/01229
Up to £54 000 plus overtime, car / car allowance, pension and healthcare

Deanston Cooper's client, a leading national civil engineering contractor operating across the Central Belt of Scotland, has a current requirement for a Project Manager. 

Based out of the Glasgow office, you will be responsible for managing multiple rail related civil engineering projects.

Duties include:

  • Planning the entire project delivery to meet contractual and industry standards
  • Organising the resources so that suitable resources are available to deliver the project on time and defect free
  • Coordinating resources across the project and delivery objectives
  • Monitoring the implementation of the QA system for quality control and reviewing the program with the Site Agents
  • Taking corrective actions to improve the financial and commercial returns
  • Coordinate with the commercial staff to ensure the resources, supply chain and contractual opportunities can be utilised to maximise returns
  • Take action to enhance client relationships
  • Monitor safety on site and feedback learning’s into the business.

Applications are welcome from candidates with:

  • A minimum qualification of HNC Civil Engineering
  • Experience working at Site Agent or Project Manager level for another civil engineering contractor
  • Experience of working on rail related civil engineering projects
  • Excellent knowledge of safety and environmental legislation
  • Positive and proactive approach to problem solving
  • Excellent communication and man management skills

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a very busy and expanding contractor with a well earned reputation in the marketplace as being a great place to work.