Construction Manager

Job Category:  Construction
Contract Partner Company:  Dalkia
Employing Company:  Dalkia

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Construction Manager 


Hinkley Point C 



Job Responsibilities: 

•    The Construction Manager is an experienced role with the overall responsibility of ensuring a Dalkia Project is installed and constructed as per the Clients and Dalkia business requirements. 
•    The Construction manager will manage the effective construction of the project scope for the site management and delivery phase, ensuring working to Health and Safety standards and procedures, on time and in accordance with the project requirements. The role will require the following: 
•    Design, Engineering and Procurement:  Study drawings and project specification, ensuring understanding of technical, administrative, and contractual requirements.     Maintain effective relationships with all stakeholders ensuring scope of work for package is fully understood.  Attend meetings ensuring an effective handover of project to Construction Team.  Develop and monitor risk assessments and method statements ensuring "best working practice" approach is used.   Support in controlling site plant and material schedules ensuring economic use of resources and reduction in waste and deliveries are received in good condition.
•    Construction:  Supervise health and safety/welfare on site, ensuring implementation of HSE plan and that all regulatory/legal standards/internal policies are adhered to; including Toolbox Talks; ensuring colleagues "Come Home Safe".  Manage and monitor site so that conditions are safe, tidy, and secure and create a favorable image of project and company.  Supervise quality and productivity standards with Site Teams/stakeholders and working with Project Managers to ensure all project milestones are met and are recorded.   Manage and monitor operatives and other persons to make best use of their technical expertise, abilities, talent and skill, providing development opportunities where relevant.  Assess labour levels and be able to prepare forecasts and reporting for contract period; ensuring that Operatives timesheets are correctly recorded and processed.  Ensure that operatives are aware and adhere to project specification, client and productivity requirements and that individual performance is reviewed and monitored.   Support adherence to Site Establishment Schedule ensuring that all contractual requirements are met, and that project installation meets project specification.   Support Engineering/Commercial Team with (a) identification and recording of variations (b) details required for monthly payment applications (c) any disruptions/delays affecting progress.  Be proactive in leading/ attending regular review meetings with Client/Project Team ensuring that requirements are on track, questions are answered and that records/systems are updated.  Pilot, adapt and embrace current and new advancements in technology enhancing methods of work.  Challenge status-quo to ensure value is added at every stage; lessons learned are identified and discussed.  Share innovation, best practice and look for ways to improve "inch by inch".
•    Commissioning:  Support implementation of Commissioning Plan and Programme to comply with project/client requirements. Supervise performance testing of equipment and witnessing of commissioning works is completed, ensuring a smooth and compliant commissioning process.  Monitor snagging with a view to completing commissioning and handover simultaneously.
•    Close out:   Supervise satisfactory removal of plant and equipment.   Assist Project Team with details for final documentation/systems hand-over and O&M Manuals as required.   Support aftercare training client plan as requested by Project Management Team
•    Other: Engage in CPD activities and actively contribute to the development and effectiveness of Engineering Team.  Follow company's policies and procedures and take all necessary actions to ensure health, safety, and welfare.



Required Qualifications: 

•    Construction qualification through craft or engineering Apprenticeship with relevant experience to Level 3 ONC minimum ideally / Level 4 HNC in Building Services related construction or Engineering. 
•    Level 3 NVQ Construction site Supervision
•    Relevant health and safety qualification
•    First line management qualification
•    5 GCSE's (A - C Grade) including English & Maths (or equivalent)
•    MS 365 
•    CSCS Card Engineer Skill card or JIB/ECS (Black)
•    Full driving license



Required Experiences: 

•    Proven track record in large scale projects in the nuclear or similar regulated sector, including major EPC projects.
•    Experienced in delivering and operating at a Leadership Level
•    BEng/MEng
•    CIOB or CIBSE STATUS (or working towards)
•    MS Project or Asta Power Project
•    Level 4 HNC in Construction Site Management
•    Level 5/6 HND/BEng in Construction Management
•    Level 6 Construction Contracting Operations Management
•    Level Construction Senior Management
•    ILM Level 3-5 in Leadership and Management 
•    Understanding of Nuclear Site Licence Conditions.
•    An investigative mind and a keen eye for detail.


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.