We currently have an opportunity for a Road Surfacing Project Manager to work with us on a 24 month fixed term contract working in an alliance capacity with a key client and Highways England, on a major improvement dualling of the strategic road network in the Cornwall area (Southwest). This large project stems from Carland Cross to Chiverton, near Newquay, providing the opportunity to work on a significant surfacing scheme for an established and well respected business.
About the role
Operating out of our Southwest area office, you will have responsibility for multiple crews and supervisors operating at any one time across the project. Ideally with a background in Asphalt (desirable but not essential) you will get involved at all stages of the contract, managing the work to completion at the usual high standard.
Other elements to the role include:
Being an integrated part of the client team operating as a collaborative partner, whilst managing the project.
Ensuring that all works on the project are carried out in a safe manner and in accordance with the contract
Managing teams, planning future workload to meet the targets of the contract plan and monitoring production outputs.
Ensuring timely and accurate orders are placed for materials and plant to ensure efficient production balancing cost against client value and adherence to standards.
Managing supply chain contractors in accordance with the contract or scheme requirements.
Ensuring that accurate site records are maintained and where necessary measuring and valuing work, liaising with the surveyor and the customer representative.
Liaising with our customers to seek innovation and improvements.
Using your understanding of the latest NEC contracts and commercial acumen to support the quantity surveying functions providing clear and accurate information to ensure we get the best outcomes
What will you bring?
Strong track record working in a similar role within the surfacing industry
Civil engineering background is desirable
IT literate (Word, Excel, programming applications, CAD)
Health & Safety training
Proactive in approach, organised and methodical
Ability to work with employees across the organisation at varying levels of seniority
Ability to engage well with customers
What’s on offer?
Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognizing the contribution you bring
Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business
We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.
Why join Aggregate Industries?
To be at the heart of construction, we see our people at the forefront of the construction industry, transforming it into a more sustainable future. We employ highly talented, experienced and motivated people from diverse backgrounds. We have industry-leading capability in innovation, enabling us to anticipate and meet the changing needs of our customers. We are committed to developing strong and positive relationships with the communities we live and work in. LafargeHolcim has a global footprint with leadership positions in the vast majority of its markets and a diversified portfolio with a good balance between mature and developing markets positioned in highly populated areas.
About Aggregate Industries
We’re at the front line of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 270 sites and more than 3,900 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.
We’re also a proud member of LafargeHolcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 90,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.
We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.