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Construction Manager - Glasgow

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Construction Supervisor

Central West Scotland

Nine Twenty Recruitment are delighted to be working with one of our long standing and high profile clients to source a Construction Supervisor for a long term freelance position within their business. 

The Role:

Our client is investing heavily in strategic projects at our distilleries and processing sites, with a focus on sustainability and capacity. The Construction Supervisor will be a key part of the project team responsible for delivering the strategic vision. The Construction Supervisor will work on major capital projects across multiple sites, with a specific responsibility for delivering the construction phase of projects safely and on-time.

This is a new role, with the opportunity to develop existing construction management processes, bring best practice, and share knowledge and experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the on-site delivery of major capital projects during construction and commissioning phase.

  • Responsible for delivering safely, on time, and on budget.

  • Setting safety and quality standards on site.

  • Managing contractors across all disciplines.

  • Creation and delivery of daily and weekly plans.

  • Reporting progress to project engineering team.

  • Resolving technical issues and raising technical queries with Engineering.

  • Liaison with site engineering teams.

  • Control of on-site work, creating and issuing permits.

  • Carrying out management audits of the work site.

  • Overseeing QA/QC processing for installation.

  • Managing snagging list and completions.

Required Experience, Skills, and Behaviour:

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in process plant engineering/mechanical construction industry.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in site supervisory/management role in mechanical construction environment.

  • Minimum of HND in Mechanical Discipline.

  • Apprenticeship/time-served or Degree Qualified (BEng).

  • Strong influencing and communication skills, ability to communicate across all levels.

  • Enthusiastic and able to lead/motivate on site teams, including contractors and sub-contractors. 

  • Current IOSH/NEBOSH qualification.

  • Strong health and safety leadership skills, knowledge of Health and Safety Law and regulations applicable to construction sites (importantly: CDM, LOLER, PUWER, COSHH, DSEAR).

  • Commitment to H&S performance, zero tolerance approach to unsafe behaviour/conditions

  • Understanding of project management, planning, budgeting, cost control.

  • Experience in monitoring and preparing written reports of progress and costs against plans/schedules.

  • In-depth understanding of change management process and control.

  • Understanding of technical query/deviation control.

  • Logical and proactive approach to problem solving, able to solve issues within competence/level of authority and identify issues which require escalation.

  • Proficient and experienced in reading/interpreting P&IDs, piping isometrics, fabrication drawings, lifting diagrams.

  • Familiarity with other engineering disciplines and their respective design documents; Civils, Electrical, Instrumentation & Control


Apply now or contact Karen Stewart on 07825 449039