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Works Manager

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    Building & Construction

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Katie Needham

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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Akton Recruitment are seeking an experienced Works Manager on behalf of our client who has been established for just over 10 years. During this time, they have created a fantastic reputation for themselves and are looking to expand their team to meet high demands.

Our client is a triple ISO accredited company which offers clients an extensive range of services in the construction industry, including Civil Engineering, Plant Hire, Labour Supply and Groundworks.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Driving productivity through labour, plant and material management. Keeping the gangs incentivised and material and plant available for the task ahead.
  • Forward planning and workforce engagement.
  • Liaising with the client and ensuring the client and ensuring clear boundaries are identified and followed.
  • Hitting targets and Maintaining programme and updating the programme so it's live at all times.
  • Project set up including drafting RAMS, project plans, recruiting teams etc
  • Chair weekly site meetings and draft minutes/action log.
  • Report weekly to the MD with weekly progress report.
  • Ensure sites are working well and all weekly HSQE paperwork is signed and uploaded.

The Successful Candidate:

  • Must be very knowledgeable on health and safety, drainage and earth work.
  • Have a minimum of 5 years working experience in a similar role
  • Experience working on high value projects around 20 million

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary is negotiable dependant on experience
  • Standard holiday package