EMPLOYMENT TYPE: PERMANENT | FULL-TIME

LOCATION:                  East Midlands or Northern Ireland (with Some travel)

GEDA is an award-winning, multifaceted Construction, Civil Engineering, and Development company. With offices in East Midlands (GB), Tyrone (NI) and Cork (ROI), we operate in all aspects of Construction and Water Infrastructure, though to Commercial and Residential Projects across the UK and Ireland.

 

Due to an exciting growth on our long-term framework with Severn Trent Water in the East Midlands Region, we have a fantastic new opportunity for a Project Manager to join our Civil Engineering team.

 

Working on clean and wastewater infrastructure schemes, you will play a key role within the team managing our Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) projects and delivery of main contracts. The role will involve programme management, subcontractor & consultant management as well as client engagement. There will be the opportunity to continue to develop professionally with the support of the Framework Manager.

 

The Role:

 

  • Ensure adherence to the health & safety and environmental policies and ensure safe systems of work are planned and implemented on assigned projects.
  • Ensure adherence to the Company’s quality procedures including production of the project quality plan and completion of the necessary project documentation.
  • Attend sub-contractor and client meetings as required, ensuring a positive working relationship is established and maintained, always acting as an ambassador for the Company.
  • Ensure detailed project programmes are drawn up and adhered to on all assigned projects and to regularly report progress against these.
  • Provide technical input into the design process to minimise and mitigate against risks during the construction stage.
  • To take responsibility for the successful completion of assigned projects.
  • Take the lead in design & buildability reviews on your assigned projects.
  • Assist the cost management team in developing construction costs for your assigned projects.
  • Adhere to the Integrated Management System (IMS).
  • Any other task commensurate with this post.

 

The Person:

 

  • Will be able to use their own initiative taking accountability and responsibility for a project from start to finish.
  • Will be deadline driven, instilling motivation in the team and supply chain to hit key targets.
  • Will have excellent communication skills and good general commercial awareness.

 

The Experience:

 

  • 3rd Level qualification in a Civil or Construction Engineering related discipline with 5+ years industry experience or 10+ years industry experience.
  • Previous experience within the utilities/ water industry, managing multiple projects whilst achieving and exceeding financial and programme targets.
  • Previous design experience or experience of managing ECI projects would be a bonus.
  • Ability to demonstrate the lead role in a construction programme and delivery.
  • Experience of managing all HSEQ aspects involved in the construction process.
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Project (or similar) and CAD.
  • Understanding and commercial application of contracts including the NEC3/ NEC4.
  • Appropriate recognised industry training certificates.
  • Full valid driving licence.