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Project Manager - Rail

Job Description

Project Manager - Rail

Location: Wigan

Salary: £50,000-£55,000k plus package including;

- Company Car
- Ad hoc Hybrid working
- days holiday + Statutory Bank Holidays
- Company Sick Pay
- Excellent training & development opportunities,
- Healthcare options
- Company Pension and Death in Service scheme of 2x annual salary


A Tier One Principal Contractor, operating throughout England and Wales, delivering multi-disciplinary buildings and civil engineering projects for Network Rail and other infrastructure clients is looking for a Project Manager with a strong background in Civil Engineering construction and Rail to support a growing portfolio of works on the North West & Cam Framework, giving practical and technical guidance to Works Delivery Managers, ensuring the correct execution of both permanent and temporary works.

The main duties of the role include:

- Management of Network Rail and rail related infrastructure contracts, ensuring KPIs are met
- Liaising with client personnel and representing CML at client deliverability meetings
- Collaborating with Works Delivery Managers, ensuring the day-to-day work bank is planned and resourced
- Overseeing and driving a robust programme of works, ensuring they are planned and resourced effectively
- Liaise with Works Delivery Managers and the Commercial team, to review estimate submissions and final account details - analysing trends and reporting on delivery performance
- Providing technical support, guidance and practical advice to Works Delivery Managers, ensuring competent execution of the work bank from both a permanent and temporary works perspective
- Managing the front-end design process to ensure design deliverables are met in line with client expectations and programme milestones
- Preparing and implementing site specific management plans, ensuring site activities comply with Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental policies.

Seeking candidates with

- HND or higher/ NVQ 6-7 in Construction or APM qualification, or be suitably qualified by experience
- Experience of reactive Delivery Frameworks and Civil Engineering- PTS (Personal Track Safety)
- Experience in managing multiple projects work sites, preferably from within a Rail environment
- Safety Critical management and planning including incident/ accident reporting experience
- Experience of creating work package plans, risk assessments and lift plans
- Sound technical knowledge of a multitude of Civils activities
- Experience in managing multiple reactive works
- Strong people and stakeholder management experience
- CSCS card, NEBOSH, COSS, SMSTS (highly desirable)

For more information or to apply please get in touch.

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