Construction Project Manager

Posted 1 day ago by The rpc Group of Companies
Location Fawley Job Type Full Time - Temporary
Salary £50k - 60k per year + pro rata Sector Project Management
Reference 8774/2019/CO7323MS

The Company and the Role:
Exxon Mobil is spending more than £500m on upgrading its UK largest oil refinery at Fawley, near Southampton. A contractor has been appointed to carry out the work which will involve adding new oil processing units and to extend the life of the oil refinery. The work will take 30 months to complete and work commences on 1st September.
The project will require a substantial number of workers who will need to be housed and fed.
Our Client is one of 2 integrated logistics and FM providers who are tendering for a secondary project to build the residential compound where the workers will live and be fed. In addition, there a number of other buildings to be erected to support the main project.
Our client will not find out if they are successful until Mid-April which leaves minimum time to recruit around 130 workers necessary for the construction of the residential compound and supplementary buildings.
Most positions will come to an end on 31st August, although a small number may continue for the life of the main project.
One of the initial positions to be filled is that of Construction Project Manager who will be required to work from 6th May until 31st August 2019.
Please note this vacancy will not become an available job if our Client is unsuccessful in its tender.

Key Features of the Role:
Meeting with Engineers, Architects and Contractors on an ongoing basis regarding project objectives and progress.
Managing and motivating Site Foremen and teams and ensuring all equipment needed is available on site.
As the Project Manager you will ensure budget costs relating to wages, contractors, materials and equipment aren’t exceeded and approve purchase requests.
Make the construction process start and end on time and ensure daily and weekly deadlines are met.
Ensure compliance with health, safety and all other regulations and generate security, hygiene waste and environmental management plans.
Make risk assessment of workplaces and provide safe work observations (SWO) following a hazard elimination program (HELP)

Knowledge and Skills Required:
Ideally be an accomplished Construction Project Manager with a Bachelors’ Degree in Construction Management and supervisory experience in a Petro Chemical Construction environment.
Experienced in construction site management experience and able to communicate effectively with all levels of personnel.
Skilled at solving conflict between different project members and staff by utilising your excellent negotiation, organizational and problem-solving skills.
You must have a valid CCNSG passport or relevant document and be able to follow safety rules as assigned by the Company.
Proficient in MS Office Word, Excel and Project software.
You must be available from 6th May to 31st August 2019.

What’s on Offer?
£50-60K pro rata on a temporary worker basis.
No Holidays are offered or expected to be taken during the 4 months unless fully authorised by the Senior Manager on site.

Applicants Please Note:
Do not apply for this vacancy unless you are an experienced Construction Project Manager and are able to commit to working between 6th May and 31st August 2019.
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