Electrical Construction Manager

Laing O'Rourke

Are you an electrical construction manager looking to work on bigger and better projects? Do you have experience in delivering high value projects?

Are you leader who can adapt, listen and effectively manage and support their team?

Then our in-house MEP Engineering business, Crown House Technologies, is the company for you!

We are looking for an electrical construction manager to join the team on our prestigious Ellison institute of technology in Oxford. The EIT Oxford Campus will incorporate more than 30,000m2 of research laboratory space, an oncology and wellness patient clinic and gathering spaces to support ongoing work in EIT’s humane endeavours.

If you join us you’ll be a valued member of an industry leading team which can offer you an exciting and varied career with access to some truly great projects. We are committed to extensive training, development, and long-term career opportunities and as such this role is suitable for someone who is seeking long-term career progression.

What the role will look like:

The construction manager will lead the delivery of the complete electrical works on site, overseeing both self-delivery and sub-contracted elements. They will review the installation drawings, develop and own the second take-off and associated labour hours, and oversee the electrical supervisors to deliver the complete electrical installation.

  • Contribute to the achievement of Laing O’ Rourke safety targets and zero tolerance of unsafe working practices and occurrences
  • To deliver the sub project to the client within budget, Quality Assurance standards, on programme and to stringent safety parameters
  • To work with the planning team to develop detailed and accurate short term programmes of work
  • To manage the budget and delivery of the section of the project
  • To ensure adoption of innovative ideas from within the business and from the workforce
  • To plan the programming of day to day resource requirement and communicate these to the construction team
  • To interface with other construction managers and sections managers to share best practice and ensure effective resource utilisation
  • To monitor external changes to work plans and report the effect of change
  • To lead section meetings to review safety, quality, progress and design.
  • To ensure effective implementation Laing O Rourke project management systems and procedures
  • To chair safety committee meetings on a monthly basis, take minutes, distribute and carry out all actions

Crown House Technologies (Cht) is one of the UK’s most advanced, and innovative, engineering and business services specialists. Part of the Laing O’Rourke Group, and founded on more than 200 years of experience, we are a leading construction and infrastructure technology services provider, supplying a complete Building Services package with communications, ICT, intelligent building, monitoring, BMS and the UK’s largest mechanical, electrical & public health manufacturing facility – a 129,000 sq. ft factory – offering Off-site manufacturing and assembly for our digitally engineered modular MEICA packages.

Don’t match all the criteria? We are open and always happy to hear from people with transferable skill sets and a commitment to learning.

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