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Project Manager- Rail Depots W&B


Amey PLC
Location: Cardiff
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Rail
Category: Management Jobs
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About Amey

Do you want to work on a high- profile project in the rail industry like Wales and Borders?

Here at Amey we support the multi-billion-pound contract to run the Wales and Borders train service and to develop the Cardiff Central Metro. We will work closely with TfW to deliver a new era for passengers and for Wales, with more services, newer trains, better stations and a more reliable network. We will continue to provide support to TfW Ltd in delivering key projects such as the introduction of new rolling stock and the construction of the £738m South Wales Metro (SWM) transport project, a planned multi-modal transport system, which incorporates trains, light rail and bus services.

Purpose

To support the Principle Project Manager with the Management of the Principal contractor Canton Depot design and build contract. Carry out the co-ordination of all works package activities & disciplines to deliver a cohesive plan.

Responsibilities

* Assist in the delivery of the works package as agreed by the Principle Package Manager, ensuring that the work is carried out in a safe and effective manner within budget, specification and to plan.

* Manage weekly meetings ensuring that progress to date and forecasts are being carried out to meet reporting requirements.

* Interface with IDP ensuring materials process to ensure timely delivery of materials.

* Assist the Principle Project Manager in ensuring health and safety matters are properly controlled to the relevant standards and that policy is both clearly communicated and implemented.

* Assist the Principle Project Manager in ensuring all relevant and applicable company procedures are adhered to.

* Promote and support improvements in Safety, Health and Environmental management in line with the objectives set by Amey and the client.

* Review and accept HSE documentation.

* Ensure that systems are in place to ensure all work activities have the required approvals and all contract, technical and administrative instructions are implemented prior to commencement of the works.

* Contribute to and monitor the Contract Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), including financial, commercial, safety and people related issues, as agreed with the Project Manager and wider team.

* Proactively seek improvements in efficiency of operation to support the Amey & TfW targets through continuous business improvement.

* Promote and develop a collaborative culture.

* Report the progress and performance against the contract, in collaboration with the Project Manager at weekly and monthly business reviews.

* Manage the relationship between the Contractor and Depot Operations team.

* Lead the weekly programme reviews with the contractor and Depot operations team.

* Manage the workload of APM and Construction Manager.

What are we looking for?

* Must be able to drive, with a full current and valid driving licence

* Min Batchelor’s Degree in Engineering/Construction Management (or a similar approved qualification)

* Additional Professional qualifications desirable but not a barrier to a great candidate

* Computer literacy – Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Microsoft Outlook, Projectwise (other document management systems)

* Understanding of Railway Planning systems and rail experience is desirable but not a barrier to a great candidate

* Understanding/experience in building/shed construction

* Project management experience in multi-disciplinary project environment

* A motivated individual who can handle a demanding role

* A hands-on approach, ideally with site experience

* Satisfy requirements of PTS medical

* Health & Safety Training (IOSH), SMSTS or similar

* Knowledge of Risk Assessment techniques

* Environmental Awareness Tool Box Talk

* IOSH working safely is desireable

* Project management qualifications are desirable (e.g. Prince2, AMP)

* Understanding/Experience of NEC3 Form of Contract is desirable
About Amey

Do you want to work on a high- profile project in the rail industry like Wales and Borders?

Here at Amey we support the multi-billion-pound contract to run the Wales and Borders train service and to develop the Cardiff Central Metro. We will work closely with TfW to deliver a new era for passengers and for Wales, with more services, newer trains, better stations and a more reliable network. We will continue to provide support to TfW Ltd in delivering key projects such as the introduction of new rolling stock and the construction of the £738m South Wales Metro (SWM) transport project, a planned multi-modal transport system, which incorporates trains, light rail and bus services.

Purpose

To support the Principle Project Manager with the Management of the Principal contractor Canton Depot design and build contract. Carry out the co-ordination of all works package activities & disciplines to deliver a cohesive plan.

Responsibilities

* Assist in the delivery of the works package as agreed by the Principle Package Manager, ensuring that the work is carried out in a safe and effective manner within budget, specification and to plan.

* Manage weekly meetings ensuring that progress to date and forecasts are being carried out to meet reporting requirements.

* Interface with IDP ensuring materials process to ensure timely delivery of materials.

* Assist the Principle Project Manager in ensuring health and safety matters are properly controlled to the relevant standards and that policy is both clearly communicated and implemented.

* Assist the Principle Project Manager in ensuring all relevant and applicable company procedures are adhered to.

* Promote and support improvements in Safety, Health and Environmental management in line with the objectives set by Amey and the client.

* Review and accept HSE documentation.

* Ensure that systems are in place to ensure all work activities have the required approvals and all contract, technical and administrative instructions are implemented prior to commencement of the works.

* Contribute to and monitor the Contract Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), including financial, commercial, safety and people related issues, as agreed with the Project Manager and wider team.

* Proactively seek improvements in efficiency of operation to support the Amey & TfW targets through continuous business improvement.

* Promote and develop a collaborative culture.

* Report the progress and performance against the contract, in collaboration with the Project Manager at weekly and monthly business reviews.

* Manage the relationship between the Contractor and Depot Operations team.

* Lead the weekly programme reviews with the contractor and Depot operations team.

* Manage the workload of APM and Construction Manager.

What are we looking for?

* Must be able to drive, with a full current and valid driving licence

* Min Batchelor’s Degree in Engineering/Construction Management (or a similar approved qualification)

* Additional Professional qualifications desirable but not a barrier to a great candidate

* Computer literacy – Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Microsoft Outlook, Projectwise (other document management systems)

* Understanding of Railway Planning systems and rail experience is desirable but not a barrier to a great candidate

* Understanding/experience in building/shed construction

* Project management experience in multi-disciplinary project environment

* A motivated individual who can handle a demanding role

* A hands-on approach, ideally with site experience

* Satisfy requirements of PTS medical

* Health & Safety Training (IOSH), SMSTS or similar

* Knowledge of Risk Assessment techniques

* Environmental Awareness Tool Box Talk

* IOSH working safely is desireable

* Project management qualifications are desirable (e.g. Prince2, AMP)

* Understanding/Experience of NEC3 Form of Contract is desirable
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