Location: Site Based (South/London)
End date: 06.07.12
We are keen to recruit and train motivated, enthusiastic and committed people to join our multi-disciplinary specialist teams. If you want to be part of an organisation that makes a difference, apply for a role within VolkerRail Specialist Businesses.
VolkerRail Specialist Businesses has the resources and expertise to undertake a wide variety of rail-based development and construction projects. These projects encompass the Signalling, Power and Communications sectors within mainline railways and urban mass transit systems in the UK & Ireland.
An opportunity has arisen for a Construction Manager within our Signalling, Power & Communications (SPC) department.
An integral part of both the management and site teams you will be responsible for advising the Project Manager and the project team on the construction of overhead line works with respect to budget, programme and quality. Additionally, you will provide guidance and direction to the site teams ensuring the project is delivered safely, to the right quality and compliant with Client and Industry standards. You will also ensure that effective change controls are in place to capture alterations to the original project remit.
A skilled communicator with strong organisational ability, you will excel at working to deadlines and possess a proactive ‘can do' approach to both your own work and in how you manage others.
Considerable experience of working within the railway industry, an HNC in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering together with a proven track record of success in directing on site construction teams are essential requirements for this role.
VolkerRail is an established and experienced railway infrastructure contractor. We have a successful track record of delivering projects across the whole of the UK; working with Network Rail, London Underground as well as light rail and tram operating companies to enhance the national infrastructure.
As one of the UKs oldest railway contractors, with a history dating back over 70 years, we are passionate about the preservation and development of the railways. Our years of experience and continued company growth have earned us a reputation within the industry for high performance and innovation, and as a company focussed on timely and efficient delivery.