Operations Manager

Posted 2 months ago
Our client is a market leading specialist contractor offering construction services that are often coupled with difficult access work locations. They are friendly, professional, vibrant company with an excellent team spirit.   They encourage you to develop professionally with a personal training programme. The Role:  Reporting to the Board, this is a senior management role overseeing all project management and site staff relating to the civil engineering business within the company. This role carries responsibility for running the day to day operations of the business and will involve leadership, planning and strategic decision making. There will also be a significant element of liaising and negotiating with clients and suppliers. From time to time technical skills will be required to overcome on-site challenges and advise project management staff. The role will oversee the delivery of all civil engineering contracts, with a view to ensuring they are completed safely, profitably and in line with organisational requirements. Qualifications: Degree level or equivalent within engineering or a directly related discipline. Experience:
  • Demonstrable skills in the civil engineering sector.
  • Working within a contracting organisation
  • Construction management role, including management of sub contractors and client interface.
  • SHEQ management, working under NEC/JCT Forms of contract and programming experience is essential.
Contracting experience is required, the role is not suited to candidates from a consultancy background. Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication; ability to apply engineering skills to solve technical issues,  the ability to manage and help develop a team of dynamic, driven project managers; commercial awareness; good dispute resolution and negotiation skills. Salary: Competitive commensurate with experience, in range £50k – £55k   + profit related bonus Benefits: Company car, auto enrolment pension, life assurance.  Opportunities for progression.

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