7 Riverside Studios, Amethyst Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7YL
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Established and Reputable North East Commercial builder is searching for an experienced site manager.
Create, maintain and execute the project plan and schedule, and ensure compliance with budget.
Supervise and coordinate all construction activities.
Supervise, direct, coach and train assistant superintendents, coordinators, hourly foreman and hourly staff assigned to project.
Help create site-specific plans and procedures; ensures the implementation of these procedures on site.
Ensure all site resources (labour, machinery, materials, subcontractors, etc.) are effectively utilised and monitored in order to achieve efficient and timely completion of the projects.
Monitor and mitigate additional project costs (i.e. rentals, wasted material etc.) and mitigate whenever possible.
Safety Program to create a safe work environment throughout the job-site; adhere to the safety and record-keeping requirements.
Oversee and assist with the planning and execution of all technical aspects of the job-site.
Ensure that up-to-date copies of the Occupational Health and Safety Manual, WHMIS book, Traffic Management Plans, and Workers Compensation Act are on-site and available.
Ensure project materials and workmanship meets the project quality standards and design requirements.
Prior to the commencement of site works, gain an understanding of the relevant project specifications and drawings.
Obtain necessary information from engineers, designers, inspectors, municipal/provincial authorities, utility owners and owners.
Resolve and advise senior management of potential problems, work interference’s or schedule difficulties while assisting in circumventing/resolving such conflicts; anticipate and resolve project issues and schedule difficulties.
Ensure that relevant information is communicated to crew, members and subcontractors, enabling them to effectively carry out their functions.
Coordinate/Schedule subcontractors and monitor their progress in order to determine suitability for future work.
The Ideal Candidate:
Minimum 10 years of commercial construction experience.
Has been employed with a medium / large prime contractor.
In-depth knowledge of the construction industry operations specifically construction specifications, building materials, methods and procedures.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software, including Excel, Word and Outlook.
Ability to lead, mentor, educate and assess trade performance on the job and aspects of occupational health and safety.
Experience with scheduling and coordinating contractors.
Experience applying basic engineering principles to construction challenges.
Ability to visualise the entire project and anticipate construct-ability issues and embed solutions in the construction plans and schedules.
Ability to visualise and create the project schedule’s critical path.
Experience executing management meetings with trade contractors performing the work and record on a weekly basis.
Ability to schedule, monitor and forecast resources for optimum efficiency and implement development plans.
Proficient ability to interpret contract drawings and specifications with special emphasis on commercial projects.