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Delivery Manager (Depot)

£65000 - £75000 per annum
West Midlands
16-06-2022 01:57 PM
Delivery Manager (Depot)

We are currently dealing with a major Engineering contractor who are looking to expand the team in Birmingham by recruiting a Delivery Manager (Depot) to work on the Wednesbury to Brierly Hill Metro Extension. As Depot Delivery Manager, you will be responsible for Construction Site activity within a live depot environment for all external and internal work. The role will involve managing and supervising construction activity supported by the discipline Construction Managers and Site Engineers. As Delivery Manager, you will need to demonstrate strong leadership and operate with collaborative management behaviours and effective communication skills. As Delivery Manager you will work alongside Self Delivery personnel and oversee specialist Subcontractors. Work will consist of managing multidisciplinary Buildings, Civils, Track & systems for Light Rail Infrastructure Enhancement projects.

As Delivery Manager (Depot) your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • The Delivery Manager will report daily to the Senior Project Manager and oversee the internal & external works within the Wednesbury Depot enhancement project in a safe & environmentally responsible manner in line with the agreed schedule of works.
  • Ensure works are delivered within Cost and quality, in accordance with the Alliance Principles – End Result – Projects delivered to time, cost and quality
  • Perform the above tasks in accordance with the Alliance Charter – End Result – collaborative behaviours demonstrated across stakeholders
  • Safe and environmentally responsible manner in line with the agreed schedule of works
  • Discharge CDM Principal Contractor duties on behalf of the company
  • Manage site performance/contract management of external works packages
  • Contribute to value engineering and ECI workshops & process optimizing best for project opportunities
  • Lead site weekly meetings ensuring health and safety, programme, and external work package KPIs are adhered to
  • Ensure the workforce and nominated subcontractors discharge their duties in line with MMA policy and agreed procedures
  • Ensure accurate record keeping is maintained throughout the duration of the works
  • Manage the project throughout the RIBA stage lifecycles – Design/ Mobilisation/ Construction/ T&C handover
  • Any other reasonable duties as required from time to time

Job requirements:
  • Minimum of 5 years in a similar role
  • 5 years working experience on Major Civil Engineering and Construction projects
  • Experience working in a live depot environment
  • Working knowledge of Health and Safety / CDM responsibilities
  • Experience of NEC contracts
  • Knowledge of safety, quality, and environmental procedures
  • Knowledge of commercial and financial procedures
  • Track and systems experience
  • Experience of sand and wash plant installations
  • Demonstrable experience of plant, labour, and materials management and cost control
  • Recognized construction management/civil engineering qualifications
  • Professional membership (or working towards)

As mentioned, this position is based in the West Midlands, specifically Birmingham, so could suit candidates in the surrounding areas such as Coventry or Wolverhampton, or Derby. If this position is of interest, don’t hesitate to contact Erin at Critical Project Resourcing.


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