Project Manager

Chester, Cheshire
Competitive salary
23 Feb 2021
24 Feb 2021
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Having secured a number of very high-profile projects, this highly respected civil engineering business is moving into a dominant position in the UK market. Working in the sectors of Highways, Water, Rail and Structures they have created a reputation amongst their client base for being the contractor of choice. As a result of the sustained growth there is now need to recruit a Project Manager. Regarded by many in the industry as a progressive and forward-thinking business the successful candidate can expect fantastic projects to lead, in a supportive team orientated environment

Position: Project Manager

Sector: Civil Engineering, Rail

Location: Chester            

Package: Negotiable


  • Managing site staff performance in conjunction with HR
  • Providing health and safety leadership to the operational delivery teams and promoting behavioural safety improvements
  • Ensuring that site teams rigorously adhere to Network Rail’s Life Saving Rules and reporting requirements
  • Complying with all relevant HSE legislation and Network Rail Standards
  • Ensuring policies and procedures of the Rail Management System are fully discharged
  • Promoting and implementing sustainable business objectives
  • Supporting as required the estimating and planning process for specific schemes/region
  • Ensuring sufficient and competent resources are in place for the delivery of contracts and business and project objectives are communicated 
  • Developing and maintaining programmes through the project life cycle and ensuring works are delivered against the contract programme
  • Leading the project risk management process and ensuring effective controls are established to support delivery of the project
  • Ensuring project opportunities are identified and realised to maintain and improve the commercial project performance
  • Promoting and maintaining effective client/stakeholder relationships
  • Upholding the core company values and inspiring and encouraging the same throughout the team

Back Ground:

  • Either a Degree/HND/HNC or equivalent in civil engineering or a construction related discipline
  • SMSTS or PTS or CSCS or equivalent
  • Track record in site/project leadership
  • Ability to communicate at all levels