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:||£60,000 to £70,000 Per Annum|
|Benefits:||car, pension etc.|
|Locations:||United Kingdom, West Midlands|
£60k - £70k
A growing well respected Regional Contractor who operate within the Midlands Region. Having multiple business divisions which include, Building Contracting, Repairs & Maintenance and Facilities Management
They have built their reputation by being committed to delivering a personalised service, adapting their approach to suit each individual client. This approach has allowed them to successfully grow year on year, which has enabled them to open multiple offices across the region.
Operating in multiple sectors, their projects spread across Healthcare, Education, Industrial, Commercial and Local Authority.
As Contracts Manager, you will have overall responsibility for the profitable and timely delivery of projects. Projects will be based in the Midlands region, and you will have overall control of the project delivery team.
- Programming of works.
- Managing the delivery team (Project Managers, Site Managers etc.) ensuring projects are running to programme and to budget.
- Sourcing and procurement of sub-contractors.
- Dealing with design related issues alongside Design Managers/Coordinators
- Heading up client meetings.
- Create and manage Health & Safety plans.
- Overseeing multiple projects from inception to completion.
- Keep an up to date knowledge on all related legislation.
- Have a working knowledge of budgets and costing.
Salary & Benefits
The company are willing to pay a competitive salary based on the individuals experience and exposure to the market, if you feel your current salary is higher than advertised, please still do apply as there could be room for negotiation.
They also offer various fringe benefits which include, car allowance, pension and profit related bonuses.