Civil Construction Managers – all levels

  • Permanent
  • Somerset
  • Applications have closed. GPW Recruitment


We are looking for a number of Civil Construction Managers, at all levels, with good backgrounds in installation & delivering large Civils projects, for permanent positions in Somerset. Salaries are negotiable depending on suitability to the below; Travel and Subsistence for non-locals would be considered for this role also. You will have an SMSTS or IOSH certificate. These roles are Construction Delivery Manager positions working on Hinkley Point C so nuclear experience would be advantageous but it is not essential and could be off-set by experience on large Civil Engineering projects from other highly regulated industries.

The Construction Delivery Manager will support the delivery of an area within a specific section of the Works. This responsibility extends to all construction and related activities, reporting to the Senior Construction Delivery Manager and includes logistics planning and implementation in collaboration with the site wide logistics team, programming and planning, monitoring and close out of authorities’ obligations and conditions and client liaison.

Main Accountabilities:

*Support the contract partners in their delivery of the works packages to enable efficient delivery of their sections of works.

*Recommend temporary measures to mitigate against safety and/or quality concerns. Follow up by taking appropriate and proportionate action (e.g. issue communications, call meetings) to avoid the cessation of works. This includes but is not limited to review of documents, assurance audits etc.

*Monitor works on site and input into the construction daily report to ensure information is reported up through the organisation to the Senior Construction Delivery Manager and escalate any issues/concerns via detailed reports.

*Proactively communicate/co-ordinate with other site teams (H&S, contract, project controls, logistics) and Construction Delivery Managers to maintain good communication links, and ensure activity is well and timely reported. This will also include attendances at pre-start briefings and supporting the delivery of key messages to the contractor’s organisation.

*Attend PLOD/PLOW meetings with the contractor, ensure outputs are recorded and issued to the SCDM.

*Undertake safety and/or assurance inspections that support the project HSPI’s.

*Ensure clear, two-way communication with the Senior Construction Delivery Manager so that all activity and issues are directed appropriately.


*Note1: This job description is not an exhaustive list of the responsibilities & activities that the job holder may be required to undertake

*Note2: Based on Client site at HPC site Monday to Friday – 40 hours per week

*Note3: Travel and Subsistence for non-locals would be considered for this role

*Note4: There is no parking available at HPC site. Free buses are supplied from either Bristol City Centre or from the Park & Ride facilities located off the M5 Junction 23 & 24

*Note5: Please provide proposed travel plan to Somerset to undertake this role.

Essential qualifications/experience:

*Tertiary qualifications in Civil, or Construction management, or equivalent vocational training.

*Relevant industry experience, from within a Civil, large/mega project delivery environment.

*Experience and knowledge of construction sequencing, recovery plans and resource allocation.

*Good understanding of the post holder’s obligations under CDM Regulations.

*Working knowledge in the delivery of projects.

*Ability to write informative, concise and meaningful reports.

*Motivate and energise contract partners by building a climate of trust and understanding and actively seeking alternative views and opinions.

*Excellent organisation and communication skills.

*SMSTS or IOSH qualification holder.

*Collaborate with other managers to effectively manage operations of the site.

*Adopt a results-focused mind set, using initiative wherever possible and taking personal responsibility and accountability to ensure necessary action is taken to deliver excellence, value and quality.

*Ability to work under pressure.

*Ability to manage multiple stakeholders.

*MS office proficient.

*English fluent – written & verbal.

Desirable qualifications/experience:

*Experience within the Nuclear environment is advantageous but can be off-set by experience within large Civil Engineering mega projects.

*French language – written & verbal.

Security Clearance: BPSS level security clearance required. You will either have it or be eligible to attain it. The criteria is:

*Right to Work – Verification of Nationality, ID documentation and Immigration status

*Identity – ID Data check (electronic identity authentication – name, address, aliases, links, accounts etc.)

*Criminal Records – Search for ‘unspent’ convictions (Basic Disclosure)

*Employment checks – Confirmation of 3 years (minimum) Employment History / Activity

The company we are supplying these Civil Construction Delivery Managers to is a massive worldwide organisation supplying design, engineering, construction and project management services to a variety of blue-chip organisations with a long history and unrivalled capability to provide nuclear full life-cycle solutions to the nuclear industry. Working as one of the successful Civil Construction Delivery Managers you will help construct this new-build Nuclear power station and enjoy outstanding on-going career opportunities.

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