Project Manager (Pre-Construction phase)
We have an exciting opportunity to join a newly awarded Defence Accommodation Contract covering the Central/Midlands/North of England. You will be joining one of the top five support services suppliers in the UK. They employ 16,000 people, have a turnover of £2.1bn and a strong forward order-book. As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You’re surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your wellbeing. There’ll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You’ll be stretched but always supported.
Project Manager (Pre-Construction phase) design, scope and specification for Major/Minor domestic scale projects and asset replacement, or any other project as directed by the Pre-Construction Manager.
The PM is required to procure and oversee the Consultant management of all supporting surveys, Structural, Contaminated Land, Ecological (including Bats), Asbestos, Utility Searches, Noise & Air Quality etc. as required in support of the Project, and obtain all relevant Statutory approvals including when necessary, Building Regulation Approval and Planning Permission.
The PM will ensure the client expectations (as outlined in the Strategic Brief, Asset Management Brief) on delivery of the projects are managed and agreed programmes are met and ensure that the Billable Works process has been adhered to, whilst ensuring that the operations team are given sufficient time and information to deliver the projects.
Retain ownership to provide support and advice to the Area Billable Works team throughout the construction phase.
Could this be for you?
This role would suit someone with an interest/background in sustainability. Or alternatively someone with an architectural background would also be of interest.
You must have experience in Building Surveying/Project Management, with skillset including:
- Sound building technical knowledge including a good understanding of building regulations and Town & Country Planning requirements.
- Management of costs
- Scope/specification writing
- Experience of SOR’s
Also ideally qualified to HNC level in a Building/Construction/Civil Engineering or Electrical/Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline or equivalent experience
* Management level qualification in H&S and Environment (e.g. SMSTS)