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Construction Manager (Civils)

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Construction Manager (Civils - Dredging)

£60,000- £65,000 + Hybrid Role (2/3 days a week in the office) + Relocation Support + 15% Pension Contribution + Private Healthcare

Do you have a background in civil engineering with experience leading building projects? Are you looking for a varied role with an opportunity to develop your skill set and be a vital cog in the wheel?

This organisation manage a busy harbour within the county of Essex. In 2021 they undertook a multi-million pound project to widen the channel leading into the harbour to allow large vessels to enter.

The main focus of this role will be the ongoing maintenance and dredging of the channel. You will also be in charge the assets/facilities in the harbour such as maintenance of bridges, piers and office buildings. You will also lead and manage specific refurbishment and construction projects.

The ideal candidate will come from a civils background, have experience in co-ordination of contracts and have experience in leading building projects. Candidates with a dredging background would be encouraged to apply.

This is a great role for an engineer with a civils background to become a task expert in a unique field where you can technically progress and play a key role in this organisations growth and development.

The role:

  • Procuring, planning and management of the maintenance dredging operations.
  • Developing, planning and management of environmental monitoring programme.
  • Plan, programme, develop and deliver capital and revenue works to assets and building.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge on CDM regulations and other construction, health and safety, environmental related legislation ensure that the organisation ae compliant at all times.
  • Being in charge of structures within the harbour such a pontoons and piers.

The person:

  • Come from a civils background
  • Have a willingness to learn a niche industry
  • Have a proven track record of contract management.
  • Ideally have a project management qualification or be willing to work towards it.


Civil Engineering, Dredging, Construction, Environmental, Structural, Structural Engineering, Maintenance, Facilities

Reference Number: BBBH186354

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Chris Dudbridge at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.