Engineering

Construction Manager – NESC001

Full Time

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Your New Role

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Permanent Construction Manager to join our North Lanarkshire Account in Glasgow

The salary is to be discussed at interview dependant on experience

Our North Lanarkshire Account is working in partnership with North Lanarkshire Council since December 2010, operating 24/7 to deliver routine maintenance of roads, street lighting, traffic management infrastructure, delivery of winter service and emergency response service. We are responsible for the routine maintenance of 1,540km of roads, 60,000 lighting units, and 58,000 street lighting columns as well as 85 public car parks and 440 related structures. By ensuring the roads and street lighting across North Lanarkshire are well maintained throughout all seasons, we aim to create well-functioning, safe spaces which minimise disruption, keep people moving and support villages and communities.

The Construction Manager plays an important part and will have responsibility for the Operational team and delivering high levels of customer service and compliance standards. You will be involved with maintaining and developing relationships with clients and suppliers. Additionally, you will ensure that Site teams are preforming to maximal efficiency whilst adhering to strict health and safety and compliance procedures. You will monitor and shape operational KPI's.

The standard hours of work will be discussed in your interview.

Work-life balance and flexibility are key for our success. We empower our people to make choices that are right for them, with hybrid, part-time and flexible work patterns. And with a network of offices across the UK, we're open to discussing working options that suit you.

You will be responsible for:

Undertaking all aspects of highway maintenance works including routine and cyclic maintenance activities, minor civils' works and litter picking
Drive/operate vehicles/plant ensuring vehicle checks, routing maintenance and cleaning is carried out
Winter Maintenance – including emergency call out and standby
Ensure all visiting Manager inspections are undertaken and undertake regular checks on other site staff inspections.
Ensure that a regular review and update is undertaken to the construction phase Health & Safety Plan.What makes this role unique is If you join our team, you'll have the chance to focus on the parts of your role your most enjoy. Whether it's further training to broaden your skills, working closely with clients to build relationships, or having the opportunity to develop leadership capabilities, our environment is one of collaboration and support where the direction of your career is led by you.

We want to hear from you if you: have significant operational management experience in the highways and roads maintenance sector.

Ideally you will have a HNC construction management or HNC Civil Engineering, with experience in operational management in the highways and roads maintenance sector

In addition to this, it would be desirable if you have a proved track record of driving profits efficiency and quality whist demonstrating exceptional leadership skills to help you hit the ground running, although this is not essential as we will provide you with the required development you need to bring you up to speed.

What we offer you

When you join us, we can offer flexibility, career development, a choice of benefits and support that help you through all life's ups and downs. It's the reason why Investors in People put us among the top 1% of employers and we have a competitive reward and benefits program

Career Development – Exceptional development and progression plan
Pension – Generous Pension scheme which we will contribute to
Holidays – Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays
Choices – Our flexible benefits scheme is tailored by you, including buying additional annual leave, cycle2work scheme, charity giving and gym membership
Save with Amey – Our online voucher portal gives you access to thousands of discounts from leading retailers to help you save on shopping, days out, or nights in. It includes healthcare, free GP service, dental vouchers
Social Value – You'll get 2 Community Involvement Days each year to volunteer for a charity of your choice and further opportunities to support fundraising initiativeWe embrace difference and support individuals to work in ways that work best for them.

We are committed to working sustainably and by working in partnership with the communities we serve, so people and the planet are protected.

At Amey, you have freedom to perform because we know if nothing holds you back, together, we can be extraordinary.

Who is Amey?

We are at the heart of modern Britain, helping the economy to grow by designing, maintaining and transforming the nation's strategic assets.
Our 11,000 people are behind the critical services the country relies on every day.
Our unique engineering and operations experience, together with data driven insight from our consulting business, delivers better results for our clients.
We are trusted partners of Government – both national and local – managing assets and complex projects that are vital to the sustainable growth of the country.To find out more take a look at our website

Application Guidance

Amey is committed to Inclusion and Diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Please contact our recruitment team at to discuss any access needs and reasonable adjustments that may be required at any point during the recruitment process.

Apply today – We are excited to hear from you