Construction Manager

Stenungsund , Sweden

Job Reference 1243806

Location Stenungsund , Sweden

Industry Process - Chemicals

Function Project Management

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 28, 2024

Location: Stenungsund
Contract duration: 6+ Months – Likelihood of new project after contract
Project: Chemical
Recruitment Partner: Airswift
Account Manager: Anthony Hughes

As a global leading provider of engineering, procurement and construction management expertise to the energy, chemicals, and resources sectors we are proud to be able to expand our team in Sweden and have partnered with Airswift to support our recruitment plans in 2024.

We are currently recruiting for a Construction Manager to join our team working on a large chemical manufacturing project. This role is in Stenungsund on site and would be on a 6+ month contract with the possibility of a new project after this role.

The Construction Manager is responsible for the complete administration and organization of construction and field personnel and directs the field effort through the activities of his staff. They report directly to the PM. The Construction/Site Manager provides senior Project/contract direction to Site Engineers/Supervisors, HSE personnel, and contractors in the application of the provisions of this plan and associated programs. This position has overall responsibility and accountability for the HSE performance of the Project/contract at a site. Specific responsibilities of the Construction Manager include (a.o):

  • Support the Project/Contract Manager and HSE personnel in implementing the Health, Safety, Security, and Environment Plan
  • Assist in developing the construction schedule.
  • Develop the Site Resourcing Plan and mobilize the Construction Management Team.
  • Establish Project site facilities.
  • Manage and administer site contracts to meet safety, quality, budget, and schedule objectives.
  • Oversee commercial administration of contracts.
  • Ensure overall site performance.
  • Set expectations and hold management and suppliers accountable for assurance deliverables and performance metrics.
  • Oversee testing and completion of construction, and handover to commissioning/operations.
  • Participate in HSE Plan reviews and ensure ongoing suitability and effectiveness.
  • Ensure all plant, equipment, and PPE are fit for purpose.
  • Participate in assurance activities, including HAZID and JHA sessions.
  • Ensure adequate resources and competent personnel for HSE objectives.
  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering, architecture, or a related field
  • Several years (typically 5-10) of experience in construction management or related roles within FEED-EPC projects in oil&gas, petrochemical, or chemical projects; 
  • Strong leadership and team management abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to liaise effectively with clients, subcontractors, and other stakeholders.
  • Conflict resolution and negotiation skills.
  • Adaptability and flexibility in managing changing project requirements
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to project success.

The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift.

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