Works Manager

Job Title: Works Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Reference: BBBH70530_1603450300
Contact Name: Becky Doherty
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2020 11:51

Job Description

Works Manager
Location: Nottingham
Salary - Up to £55k per annum plus generous car allowance and fuel card

One of our key clients, a leading civil engineering and electrical construction company have an opportunity for an ambitious Works Manager to join a growing team due to new contract awards.
Based in Nottinghamshire they operate throughout the UK of major road, utility and rail infrastructure projects for public and private sector clients.
Due to securing several new contract awards they have several opportunities working on telecom frameworks supporting the installation of fibre optic cables.
The successful candidate will need to have previous experience in the telecommunications sector working on fibre optic projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The ideal candidate will possess strong management and negotiation skills, high attention to detail and able to resolve complex conflict as well as high level organisation and time management abilities.
  • Completing daily audits (MWorker - live and retro), analysing and feeding back results to operational managers including, Project Manager, and taking action where required.
  • Having overall responsibility for the site set-up and ongoing maintenance, with a strong focus on NRSWA compliance
  • Understanding permit/noticing requirements and ensure these are adhered too
  • Working closely with our client's field operations teams
  • Dealing with members of public in a polite and professional manner
  • Reviewing plans and ensure all documentation is available as required (utility stats, clear engineering drawings, etc)
  • Timely communication and updates with the Management team, including reporting of any changes or deviations from plans
  • Collation of data, including scheme drawings of layout, sections and construction details, as-build drawings
  • Managing and ensuring adherence to the CDM guidelines specific to supervisor responsibilities
  • Detailed investigations of any utility strikes
  • Completing site surveys including risk assessments of new sites ensuring any necessary changes and or requirements are reported to the Project Manager
  • Understanding client KPIs and SLAs and mitigate any risk
  • Collaboration with internal teams, client and local authorities.


Essential Competencies and skills:-

  • NRSWA Level 10-16
  • EUSR
  • Excellent organisational and communications skills
  • Sound IT skills and ability to learn new systems quickly

    To Apply:
    If you would like more information on the on the works manager position or any other vacancy please email your current CV through to where it will be reviewed and you will be contacted within 48 hours if your CV is shortlisted for this position.

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