Role: Design Manager - Highways Schemes Location: Based in Bedfordshire Are you an experienced Design Manager with a record of successfully delivering Highways Maintenance schemes? Are you looking for an opportunity to join a highly successful regional team within a tier 1 market leading contractor? Within this newly created position, my client is looking to bring in an experienced Design Manager, reporting directly to the Schemes Manager they will be responsible for managing the development and implementation of all design proposals. The ideal candidate will have experience of Highways Schemes or come from a similar Civils background. Main Duties and Responsibilities:On a day to day basis you will be responsible for:Design responsibility for the works packages.Working with the Supply Chain to ensure levels of service.Ensure that your objectives are adequately cascaded and supported by your team.Promote and value a culture of continual improvement.Support Construction Manager in the production of annual budget. Essential:Demonstrable understanding of all schemes activities through design, build and handover.Comprehensive and detailed knowledge of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges.Ability to advise Clients at all stages of project.An understanding of all commercial and financial requirements.Ability to engage with client, stakeholders, subcontractors and third parties.A comprehensive understanding of highway maintenance and works.An understanding of the NEC3 form of contract and its application within Highways Works. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding market leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression. Please contact Peter Morse as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.
|Salary:||£30,000 to £38,000 Per Annum|
|Benefits:||Plus Benefits / Plus Relocation Package|
|Locations:||Falkland Islands & South Atlantic, South America|
Location: Falklands Islands
Salary: £32,000 - £38,000 Plus Benefits / Relocation Package
This is a very exciting opportunity for the right candidate to start their international construction career.
The successful candidate will assist in the day to day running of the section and in the forward planning and development of the Quarry / Asphalt Plant in a safe and efficient manner. The post will also cover all managerial aspects of the section in the Managers absence.
A Diploma in Quarry Technology/Asphalt Technology.
Be a Member of Institute of Quarrying or Institute of Asphalt
Shotfiring and Blast Design Certificate from Orica
Three year's experience in a supervisory position within the Industry.
Two years' proven hands on Shotfiring experience.
Proven experience and knowledge of hard rock and quarrying, including clean and coated material production including fixed and mobile plant operation
Hands on leadership skills, a flexible and innovative approach and sound knowledge of fixed and mobile plant operations and maintenance.
Experienced in the development and management of operational budgets.
Competent with computer based budget and record systems.
Possesses the qualifications to be an NVQ Assesor of Shotfiring/Blast Design
If you would like more information on this role please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company