Works Manager

Rate: circa £350 / day

Industry: Rail

Job Type: Contract

Location: London

Reference: 27579-mk

Expiration date: 27 September 2017

Responsibilities: Work with the Construction Manager to deliver the Section of Works. Deliver Daily briefings to site teams regarding expected site interfaces / Issues of the day.


  • Deliver Health and Safety, Toolbox Talks and Safety Alert briefings as required.
  • Conduct recorded weekly Safety Tours of Section of Works responsible for.
  • Manage and execute the works in line with the Programme.
  • Review daily outputs achieved against programme.
  • Review the programme on a daily basis with a view on opportunity.
  • Plan and assist the Senior Works Manager in determining the best avenue of works, advising on strengths and concerns regarding Subcontractors.
  • Ensure a quality product is delivered – right first time.
  • Record resources used on a daily basis both direct and Subcontract.
  • Be fully conversant with Subcontractors contract conditions and attendances.
  • Monitor and check competency of the workforce.

Knowledge / Experience:

  • Past experience of multi-disciplinary rail Projects.
  • Successful experience of Project supervision.
  • Linear site logistics and planning experience.
  • Understanding of engineering principles (including Temporary Works).
  • Extensive knowledge of Construction techniques and best practices.