Construction Manager (Merseyside)

£400 - £425 per day 

Are you an experienced Construction Manager who can plan and manage the onsite activities required to safely deliver a trail blazing, multi-million pound Rail Project based in the North West?

Ford & Stanley - The Rail Recruitment Experts are recruiting a Construction Manager to join an established business who have recently won a piece of work to support a large Rail project in Merseyside. In order to fulfil this work they need a highly organised and efficient Construction Manager who can manage the site delivery of the works to the required specifications and standards.  

The Opportunity



Contract Length

Initial 6-month contract with a high potential to extend.

Working Hours

Work will predominantly be Nights and Weekends due to site access requirements. There will occasionally be some day shifts required.


  • Manage the site delivery of the works ensuring that the required skills and resources are available prior to starting the works.
  • Manage the Execution of task delivery, allocating appropriate skills and resource to ensure safe and timely completion of works.
  • Manage the completion, collation and return of site documentation.
  • Inspect and certify completion of works to the defined specification and standards.
  • Assist in the completion of quotes and tenders.
  • Conduct lessons learnt meetings with the Delivery / Project Managers logging corrective and preventative actions.
  • Conduct on site briefings and verifying understanding.
  • Monitoring and mentoring of field engineers to aid and assist in their development.
  • Structure own area of responsibility effectively and keep records of all open issues in a very complex working environment.

The Candidate

Experience required

  • Project Management certification is highly desired
  • 5 years plus relevant experience in the planning and execution of construction type projects in a field-based role, particularly in the rail industry.
  • Effective utilization of recognized planning, analytical or conceptual principles and techniques.
  • Ability to apply financial or technical data knowledge to provide sound analysis to drive results significantly and support respective management decision
  • Understand the impact of legislation and law regulations relevant to the project
  • Knowledge of SAP and MS Office software package (excellent Excel)

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