Works Manager (Earthworks) - Bicester | 29354 | Zoek UK
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Works Manager (Earthworks)
Bicester, Oxfordshire, England
Permanent (Full time)
About The Role
EKFB is seeking to recruit a Works Manager with extensive Earthworks experience. As a Works Manager you will manage site operations and manage a team of General Foremen and Foremen and be responsible for Survey/GI sub-contractors and ensure they are working in line with agreed RAMS, Point of Work RAs etc.
Your key responsibilities will include managing operations for site management and general works. Managing Safety on the project including giving inductions and effective Tool Box Talks, Daily Task Briefings and Point of Work assessments to Site Operatives. You'll also need to manage and supervising Foremen and site activities to ensure tasks carried out are within their levels of skill and expertise.
We will need you to maintain daily records of site activities and liaise with the Line Managers to produce information for progress reports and also implement the requirements of work safety plans, method statements, risk assessments and other works procedures ensuring they comply with the relevant documentation. Ensuring all site operations and senior members of the team are managing health and safety and are wearing appropriate PPE at all times during site activities.
About The Candidate
Key Skills and Qualifications:
Previous experience in a similar role
Team management skills
Extensive construction knowledge
About The Company
EKFB is a joint venture that brings together international, market leading expertise from four leading civil engineering and construction companies: Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial Agroman and BAM Nuttall. All four partners have specialist expertise in the design, construction, operation, financing and maintenance of railway networks, including the construction of one of Europe’s latest high-speed rail projects.
EKFB is proud to have been appointed by HS2 to deliver civil engineering works across an 80km section of the new high-speed rail link between the Chiltern Tunnel and Long Itchington Wood. Our scope of the works includes 15 viaducts, 5km of green tunnels, 22km of road diversions, 67 overbridges and around 30 million cubic metres of excavation. EKFB is committed to improving lives, communities and the engineering and construction industry by providing sustained employment opportunities and being a good neighbour, protecting the environment and the places we work.
If you would like to be part of our collaborative, enthusiastic and forward-thinking culture, then please apply today! In return, we are offering a competitive salary and benefits.
EKFB brings together international, market leading technical expertise. We have an industry leading track record of delivering major infrastructure projects, including Crossrail, the Millau Viaduct, Mersey gateway and the Bretagne-Pays de la Loire High Speed Rail link.
We are committed to, and strongly believe in, inclusiveness and equality of opportunity. Everyone who works with EKFB has a contribution to make; this is why we welcome applications from different backgrounds, experiences and abilities. Our aim is to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels they are able to be themselves. Please contact us if there is any additional support you might require making an application.
Please note your CV may be shared with joint venture partners on this project.
It is worth remembering that EKFB will undertake the relevant / standard employment checks if you are successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.
NB. BPSS security clearance will be required (to be undertaken as part of the onboarding process)