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Project Manager

Job description

Job Title- Project Manager

Location- Somerset

Salary- £60000-£70000 per annum plus enviable package

Start- ASAP



Due to unprecedented growth and a packed order book for the next 3 years Thorn Baker's client is recruiting a Project Manager to be based out of Somerset.

The successful candidate will be looking after 2 standalone, civil engineering projects consisting largely of RC structures, infrastructure and general civils works.

Our client can offer a competitive salary and enviable package which includes a choice of car or car allowance and pension among other benefits.

Please apply now to be considered for this role.


As Project Manager you will:

  • Manage site staff and sub-contractors.
  • Ensure your team provide method statements, hazard risk assessments and Project Management plans.
  • Understand tender allowances and monitor contract loss against agreed budgets.
  • Prepare and monitor programmes of work.
  • Foster good relations and reputation with clients.
  • Manage design co-ordination.
  • Assess and engage with sub-contractors.
  • Manage contracts to ensure timely and profitable completion
  • Supervise, mentor and assist in the career development of your staff


Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • A good level of experience in civil engineering and workforce supervision including drainage, RC structures and general infrastructure
  • A good level of commercial acumen to facilitate cost control.
  • Effective team management, leadership and influencing skills to get the best from everyone.
  • Experience with planning and programming of works
  • Experience of working on NEC3 contracts
  • Highly organised and able to juggle priorities, whilst multi-tasking for many stakeholders, and still remaining focussed on what's most important


What's in it for you?

  • £60000 - £70000 Base Salary
  • Pension scheme
  • Company car/ car allowance among various other benefits