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Project Manager

South East
City Town:
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Project Management
30 Nov 2021
Vacancy Type:
About The Role

Milestone Infrastructure is currently looking to recruit a Project Manager to work on our (Brighton Hill Junction Improvements contract in Basingstoke.

As the Project Manager you will be part of our Civil Engineering Sector who are responsible for the delivery of civil engineering projects.

We are looking for a driven individual to lead a project team in the delivery of projects, providing leadership in all areas of delivery including Health & Safety, Quality, Environmental and commercial performance together with programme compliance. The successfulProject Manager will also maximise the customer experience through the creation of collaborative environments and consistently promoting high standards of safety behaviour.

As the Project Manager your duties & responsibilities will be:

  • Manage operational resource in an effective manner ensuring projects are completed to programme, budget and within required SHEQ standards.
  • Support, mentor and coach members within the team to ensure effective career development.
  • Deliver time, cost and quality performance in accordance with targets, process and procedures.
  • To liaise with Clients and internal management to ensure compliance with Standards, DSR, Policy & Procedures and Industry Regulations and Legislation.
  • Close liaison and continuous communication with other Managers within the business to ensure efficient operations and best utilisation of all resources in order to meet estimated outputs, deliver to programme, within budget to achieve correct financial return.
  • Build effective relationships with senior members of the supply chain and client teams.
  • Adopt a proactive approach on the project to identify best practice, implement improvements, gather and feedback knowledge and inform the team on “what good looks like”
  • Ensure Construction Phase Plans, method statements and safe systems of work are in-place before work is started and that required safety standards are always maintained.
  • Ensure subcontractors site personnel are competent and fully trained to undertake their work.
  • Fully engage with commercial teams and take responsibility for the commercial performance of the project.
  • Keep accurate records including site diary, records of works activities, resource allocations and as-built information.
  • Lead the project team in the development of construction programmes, phasing plans and method statements.
  • Ensure compliance with CDM Regulations and duties of Principal Contractor role, ensuring adherence to Client H&S Plans, development of Construction Phase H&S Plans, compilation of Project Specific Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS), delivery of Site Safety Toolbox Talks and completion of regular Site Safety Inspections and Audits.

Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • Civil Engineering or related qualification. SMSTS & CSCS
  • Experience of managing client priorities, communication and expectations.
  • Experience of leading large teams
  • Evidence of managing health & safety in design and construction.
  • Knowledge and experience of partnering with a strong delivery focus
  • Demonstrable experience in the successful project management of Civil Engineering and Infrastructure schemes

What’s in it for you?

  • 28 days' annual leave plus 8 days' bank holiday
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Private health care
  • Company car/ car allowance and fuel card

About The Company

At Milestone we embrace diversity, opening a rich potential for new ways of thinking and helping us to build successful and winning teams. We would like you to perform at your best at every stage of our recruitment process; and as a Disability Confident employer, if you require any adjustments that would assist you throughout your application, please contact us at ps@mgroupservices.com or inform the recruitment manager in the first instance and we will be pleased to offer support.

We also welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need.  Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview; whether this is part-time working, home working, or any other alternative. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role.

This is an advert for our job vacancy, and therefore may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the role described, and may be amended at any time at the sole discretion of Milestone. The closing date for this vacancy may be subject to change any time at the sole discretion of the Business.