Project Manager - Leading Contractor - Civil

Job Title: Project Manager - Leading Contractor - Civil
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car/ Car Allowance + Full Package
Reference: 003929_1574272807
Contact Name: Jonathon Simpson
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 18:00

Job Description

Project Manager (Civils) PERMANENT - £55,000 - £70,000 (DOE) + Car/Car Allowance + Package

Here is an opportunity for an experienced and riven individual to join a prestigous Main Contractor working on a specific tunnelling project as part of a large scale, wider community project.

Relevant Experience:

Experience in highways, tunnelling or deep drainage would be desirable as this position is for a specific tunnelling project (£3.5m) in Chester as part of a wider scheme.

Experience of NEC contract is also desirable.

Degree qualification would be preferred

Summary of Role:

Responsible for the resourcing, development and leadership of a team, defining and communicating project objectives and constraints and complying with health, safety and environmental legislation, thereby delivering the end product on time, within budget and to the agreed quality.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

Managing organisational resources

  • Maintain a clear management structure
  • Ensure individuals are aware of what is expected of them and assign individual responsibilities
  • Employ additional resources as required
  • Develop individuals through coaching and training

Management of information

  • Management of designers, including providing direction for the design manager
  • Production of information required schedules & subsequent monitoring
  • Provide management information to line manager


  • Ensure materials, plant and sub-contractors are procured to meet targets
  • Ensure appropriate quality is achieved on the project
  • Ensure that the works are undertaken in accordance with all HS&E legislation, and the site Health Safety and Environmental Plans Safety and Environmental Plans.
  • Review Health & Safety and investigate incidents, providing summary and recommendations
  • Carryout periodic inspection of construction sites to ensure compliance
  • Mitigate legal issues and defects liability for the business

Project Planning

  • Maintain & develop overall strategy for the project
  • Develop plans to achieve specific goals
  • Ensure that construction activities move according to predetermined schedule
  • Monitor the progress of the construction activities on a regular basis and hold regular status meetings with all the sub-teams
  • Review project plans with Contracts Manager on Monthly basis Liaison with client and end users
  • Report on progress, problems and information requirements


  • Ensure project documents are complete
  • Manage site secretary / receptionist
  • Set up project systems and review
  • Procure IT requirements
  • Ensure company procedures are being maintained by internal review

If you would like to find out more about this role, or apply please send a CV to or call me on 0161 2411 222 .