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Construction Manager


The Senior Construction Manager will be a be a key client-side role in ensuring that the signaling construction works (traditional and in-cab) are undertaken in a safe and efficient manner within an operational rail environment. The Senior Construction Manager will report to the Delivery Director (ETCS).

Job details

Position status Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Construction & Architecture
Classification SES2
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City
Job ad reference QLD/351657
Closing date 25-Sep-2020
Job duration 3 years
Contact person Human Resources
Contact details
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Key Responsibilities:
• Interpreting signalling and civil drawings and specifications.
• Coordinating labour resources, and procurement and delivery of materials, plant and equipment.
• Consulting with Engineering Professionals and other professionals, and Technical and Trades Workers.
• Negotiating with subcontractors involved in the construction process to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
• Evaluating variation claims and value engineering proposals.
• Operating and implementing coordinated work programs for sites.
• Ensuring adherence to building legislation and standards of performance, quality, cost and safety.
• Ensuring adequate planning and adherence to rail safety requirements during construction and operation.
• Supervising building under contract and subcontracting specialised building services.
• Overseeing the standard and progress of subcontractors' work.
• Arranging works inspections by certifiers and maintainers.

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