Facade Manager


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent March 21st 2019 £50,000 APH/FP/2019/2103FM Pippa Holland

Façade Manager

Manchester

£50,000

Our client is currently seeking a Facade Package Manager to join their team working on various projects across the North West.

The Facade Package manager will be responsible for the delivery of facade/envelope package works through pre-construction and delivery phases of their assigned plot/phases of the project.

Accountabilities:

  • Perform project engineering/construction activities which may include feasibility studies, instructions, specifications and the achievement of time and cost objectives to complete assigned projects in accordance with agreed parameters, and / or coordinate the preparation of construction reports, contracts and schedules, which may involve managing tender and contract documentation, ensuring proper review in accordance with quality assurance procedures and in compliance with applicable standards, may prepare reports and documentation (e.g. plans) to deliver technical and expert information, provide input to inform decision making.
  • Monitor and review construction activities, plans and equipment and maintain current knowledge of complex technical, policy and labour developments, recommending changes to ensure quality delivery of package works, monitor work progress, proactively identifying and rectifying problems and/or non-conformances, escalating as appropriate and providing expert input and/or recommendations to ensure all issues are appropriately addressed in a prompt manner and risks are minimised.
  • Maintain relationships with key stakeholders which may include engineers, technicians, site supervisors and contractors, and provide mentoring, coaching and support to team members through training and feedback to encourage and develop internal capabilities and to ensure that team members are adequately resourced to perform.

Experience and criteria required:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Construction or Engineering or a related technical discipline, combined with an advanced knowledge of role.
  • Advanced level experience and knowledge of facade/envelop/cladding building works packages.
  • Experience in the design, procurement and sub-contract tendering of facade packages.
  • Experience delivering facade works packages on multi million pound, complex construction projects
  • Experience in a project or site engineering role and undertaking complex and high volume business projects, and/or expert knowledge of construction and property development industries, and engineering project management principles, with an in-depth understanding of engineering and site management principles.