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Construction Manager High Rise Residential

Construction Manager High Rise Residential

Posted 15 May by Edge Careers

About the Role

A major tier one contractor requires a Construction Manager to strengthen its management team on a high rise residential project in Leeds.

The Construction Manager is a key part of the delivery team, reporting to the Project Manager and managing/coordinating all aspects of the construction.


Ensure the work is constructed meet Employer's Requirements and Contractors Proposals;

Completion of company procedural documentation;

Formulating and developing construction programmes and actively monitoring progress against these;

Co-ordination of contractors operations at pre-construction and construction stage;

Proactively support commercial and design teams;

Keep Project Manager fully informed at all times;

Ensure safety risk is eliminated or significantly reduced in construction, ensure that the company safety systems are set up, implemented, and reviewed at all stages;

Set up, implement and monitor quality and environmental systems;

Review all design for build ability and long term durability;

Support CSR BREEAM process and submission;

Leading the construction team;

To support and be familiar with own role and responsibility in respect of Business Continuity Planning. Ensuring that team members are also aware of the plans and communicates same.

About You

Degree/HNC/D level in Construction Management/Surveying or similar;

Experience in the delivery of large projects and particularly in high rise residential, city centre projects;

Experience in the delivery of large scale (£60m plus) D&B projects;

Experience in delivery of high quality civic/schools/office buildings is desirable;

Good knowledge of building and general construction techniques and methodology;

An understanding of the design and procurement process and of contractual matters;

Commercially aware;

Proven track record and good references;

Proficient use of Microsoft Office packages inc. Word, Excel and PowerPoint;

BREEAM/Sustainability/Environment knowledge and experience;

Hold CSCS card;

CIOB/RICS/ICE or similar membership desirable;

Appropriate SMSTS qualification.

Health & Safety, programme and quality driven with technical construction knowledge and commercial appreciation;

Able to derive, build to and accurately report on both main and short term programmes of work;

Ability to supervise others to achieve tight deadlines;

Strong attention to detail;

Ability to manage, mentor and lead individual members of the construction team;

Effective communication - both written and oral;

Ability to work with and motivate a team;

Ability to seek and take on board feedback and implement corrective action;

BREEAM experience;

Innovative and strong at finding solutions/alternatives;

Previous experience in a similar role.

Required skills

  • High Rise Residential
  • Construction Manager
  • Site Manager
  • Student Accomodation

Reference: 34849281

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