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Project Director (Highways) Warrington at Galliford Try Recruitment

Project Director (Highways) Warrington

Galliford Try Recruitment Chester, Cheshire Full-Time
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PROJECT DIRECTOR

North West

ABOUT US

Galliford Try is one of the UK’s most formidable construction businesses with a vision to be a people-orientated, progressive business, driven by our values to deliver lasting change for our stakeholders and the communities we work in. Our purpose is to improve people’s lives through building the facilities and infrastructure that communities need, providing opportunities for our people to learn, grow and progress, working with our supply chain to promote the very best working practice and caring for the environment in which we work.

We do this by holding true to our values, delivering excellence for our clients and the community, being passionate about our role in providing vital services, putting integrity at the heart of our business by doing the right thing, and collaborating with our clients, supply chain and stakeholders to deliver lasting change and long-term value.

We are committed to agile working, giving our people the freedom and flexibility to adapt their working life around their home life to achieve a proper balance. Our smart working approaches allow greater use of technology in the way we carry out our business, ensuring we provide a working environment that works for everyone.

OUR HIGHWAYS BUSINESS

There has never been a better time to join our family, in particular our Highways business where we have seen impressive growth over the last few years achieving tremendous success under the CDF Framework and Midlands Highway Alliance (MHA) amongst other local authority frameworks. Right now, we are poised for continued growth successfully retendering for the MHA strengthened with additional success on the Regional Delivery Partnership in collaboration with Highways England in the South West and the Eastern regions. We’ve secured a strong pipeline of work over the next few years and in a really strong position to capitalise further so now is the time to update that CV and come and join us, exciting times are ahead!

YOUR ROLE

As Project Director you will lead and guide highways projects from design to delivery on time, budget and to specification.

You will

  • Create a ‘Knowingly Safe’ working environment.
  • Ensure CDM is applied and all relevant legislation is complied with across the project.
  • Embed a F.R.E.D.I.E Culture (Fairness, Respect, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement)
  • Interview, select and onboard staff in line with the resource profile for the project
  • Ensure all pre-commencement and regulatory requirements are discharged prior to work commencing.
  • Take ownership of all risk & opportunities.
  • Guide the commercial team to manage costs, maximising cash flow and profitability, capturing any changes in scope.
  • Ensure any incidents/accidents are thoroughly investigated, closed out and learnings implemented.
  • Take ownership for the delivery and quality of work to the highest of standards
  • Manage the Construction Teams and Supply Chain partners to ensure delivery of the Scheme in line with the agreed budget, programme and scope.
  • Ensure adequate resource to fulfil the programme including the demobilisation and redeployment of the team at the end of the project.
  • Ensure all internal and external reporting is completed as required.
  • Manage, monitor and review direct reports and team performances, providing encouragement, support and discipline as and when required.

YOU

We are looking for passion, strong leadership and a passion for delivering excellence. If you have a solid track record for delivering major highways projects from design to handover then get in touch as I want to hear from you. Obviously you’ll have the usual good stuff such as civil engineering qualifications and extensive project management capabilities but we are looking for more than just that-we are looking for you to promote a positive safety, quality and FREDIE culture; to successfully manage multiple teams contributing to their professional development; to showcase your ability to deliver to clients expectations  and to lead, inspire and manage our teams to strive for exceptional levels of performance, if this is you, call me today!

IN RETURN

In return we offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting construction projects, in a fast-paced environment where each day brings new challenges as well as a great salary and benefits package including car or car allowance, pension, healthcare, bonus and 28 days holiday plus bank holidays. We will always consider flexible working hours and arrangements. 

For more information on this Project Director role or to enquire about other positions available within our highways business please contact Donna Apperley [ Link removed ]

 

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