SLA 03978 - Team Leader - Project Manager (Roads, Design & Contracts)- DFF

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Ref no: SLA03978
Closes: Sunday, 25th March 2018
Published: Friday, 9th March 2018
Location: Montrose House, 154 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton
Salary: £38,030 - £43,523 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: South Lanarkshire
Category: Roads/Transportation
Sub-category: Roads (Roads / Transport)

Job Description

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Greenhills Road / A726 Strathaven Road Corridor Improvement Project

 Project Manager

Hours: 35 hours per week  -  Fixed term for 23 months

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and committed individual to join our Roads Design and Contracts Team.  This is an exciting time for South Lanarkshire as some major transport infrastructure projects are being undertaken as part of the Glasgow City Region City Deal.

The successful applicant will be required to carry out the role of Project Manager under the NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract. They will drive the management of the contract through the processes built into the contract to deliver the project within the established time and within budget.   The Project Manager will co-ordinate and manage the activities of the Client site team in liaison with the Supervisor, while reporting and discussing actions required with the Roads and Transportation Management team. 

The successful candidate shall have, as a minimum, 5 years experience actively managing NEC contracts in excess of £5m in the roads and transportation field, preferably be an accredited NEC3 Project Manager, have a good knowledge of the NEC processes and the ability to drive them forward, have good communication skills, and be able to lead the site team.  They must have a HNC in Civil Engineering, or equivalent in a relevant subject, and ideally you should be an Incorporated or Chartered Engineer.




Recruitment Checks

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As this post involves accessing the public services network, the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made.

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South Lanarkshire Council are Equal Opportunities employees and encourage applications from all members of the community.   As a user of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum competency/behaviour requirements for the position.   


Closing Date  Sunday 25 March 2018

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