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Project Manager - Rail

Job Description

Project Manager - Rail

Location: North Lanarkshire, Scotland

Salary / Benefits: £50,000 - £60,000 depending on experience.+ package

Company Information:

A leading European supplier for railway electrification and principal contractor to Network Rail are looking to hire a Project Manager manage the coordination of all OLE projects undertaken by the business.

Responsibilities will include:

- Coordination of all OLE projects undertaken by the business to ensure that all are correctly resourced and that no resource conflicts occur.
- Projects reporting in accordance with client requirements. Such reports to include design and site progress, identification of critical resource elements, lost time delays and accident reporting.
- Responsible for preparation of variations and claims and all associated supporting documentation and for liaison with clients quantity surveyors to provide information / records to assist in any commercial / contractual issues.
- Ensure all design, technical and construction deliverables are produced in a timely manner and to a consistently high quality as expected by the client.
- Production of weekly staff rosters to cover all projects and ensure that all resources are allocated, all logistical issues covered and only staff that are trained and certificated can be allocated for each specific task.
- Monitor progress of all OLE projects to ensure that all commercial issues are addressed in line with the contract value / cost to completion (in liaison with the Construction Manager).
- Meet and communicate with clients representatives (Project Managers, Engineers, purchasers etc.) to ensure projects are delivered to meet their requirements from tender to final handover (in liaison with Construction Manager).
- Ensure that up to date records of individual projects are maintained and are available for audit purpose (in liaison with construction manager).
- Undertake periodic site audits and safety inspections

Seeking Candidates with

- Minimum of 3-4 years as a Project Manager within Rail or Civils, working with a variety of projects of various scales.
- Computer literacy.
- Willingness to travel and to learn and open minded for new technologies.
- The ability to work effectively as part of a team and support as required.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Full driving licence and vehicle.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- The ability to stay calm and meet deadlines.
- APMP, Prince 2 certification or similar.


- Experience on OLE projects
- PTS card and OLEC competencies is desirable.

Immediate starts available but will wait for the right candidates.

Get in touch for more information and to apply.

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