Trainee Construction Manager

We are seeking a Trainee Construction Manager responsible for assisting with the management and administration of construction works, ensuring programme deadlines are met and the contract is finished to a high standard ensuring a satisfied client and an acceptable profit margin for the Company.

Reporting to the Construction Manager, the successful candidate will have the following duties:

  • Assisting project/contract managers and estimators with daily duties
  • Coordinating with project/contract managers and estimators
  • Gathering prices of materials
  • Gathering prices from sub-contractors
  • Ordering tools and materials
  • Compiling method statement and risk assessments
  • Checking and preparing site reports
  • Replying to enquiries
  • Assisting with works programmes and staffing lists and needs
  • General office duties

Essential Criteria

  • Significant Site Experience
  • Relevant Construction Qualification (i.e. HNC in Building Studies)
  • Good Technical Knowledge
  • Excellent Communication / Negotiation Skills
  • A Proactive Approach
  • Ability to work extended hour / weekends, as required

Desirable Criteria

  • Site Administration Experience
  • Valid CSR Card
  • IPAD 3a/3b
  • PASMA Combined

To apply please send a copy of your CV and Covering letter to hr@dowdsgroup.com or click here complete the careers form.

CLOSING DATE: 30th November 2018