Construction Manager

May 23, 2024
£41000 - £41000

Job Description

JG170 – Construction ManagerLocation: GlasgowSalary: £41,000Overview:First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Construction Manager on behalf of one of our clients.You 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 performing to maximum efficiency whilst adhering to strict health and safety and compliance procedures.The shift pattern is generally between Monday to Friday, 0800 – 1700, however occasional weekend and nightshift work will be required.Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the sites are operating to all relevant procedures.
  • Cascade any changes in legislation and policy to staff and sites.
  • Encourage a positive safety attitude and set the safety and environmental standards on site for all operations and activities.
  • Ensure health, safety and environmental issues are considered and planned for in all site operations and activities.
  • 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.
  • Undertake random checks to ensure daily briefings are prepared and communicated.
  • Ensure workforce consultation meetings take place on a monthly basis.
  • To review the works information and advise the Design Team of any discrepancies or omissions prior to agreement of the price.
  • Manage the preparation of appropriate certificates for the works, e.g. payment, completion and defects.
  • Support the Site Manager to ensure the construction works are managed and administered in accordance with the contract.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Highways Maintenance background or a strong understanding of highways knowledge.
  • Operational management experience.
  • An organised team player with the ability to communicate well with others.
  • A competent user of Microsoft office and digital devices.
  • Operational Health and Safety experience or qualifications.
  • A full UK driving licence is essential for the successful applicant.
  • Individuals with operational management experience in the highways and roads maintenance sector.


  • Exceptional development and progression plan.
  • Generous Pension scheme.
  • Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays.
  • A flexible benefits scheme tailored by you, including buying additional annual leave, cycle2work scheme, charity giving and gym membership.
  • 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.
  • You’ll get 2 Community Involvement Days each year to volunteer for a charity of your choice and further opportunities to support fundraising initiatives.

Location: GlasgowSalary: £41,000