Construction Manager

Posted 16 January 2023
Salary 85-100K
Job type Permanent
DisciplineIndustrial & Engineering
ContactMadeline Ng

Job description

Our client is one of the leading construction companies in Singapore; they provide building construction and civil engineering services. The company undertakes various construction projects, such as residential, commercial, institutional, civil engineering and infrastructural projects for private and public sectors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Project Manager/ Project Director/ Business Unit Head.
  • Jointly prepare the project start-up and execution plan with the Project Manager, as well as define key project targets in terms of time, cost, quality, resources, EHS, and contractual.
  • Manage and plan every stage of a construction project and ensure the project is completed safely, within budget, on time while achieving the desired quality.
  • Manage resource deployment and overall management of site at all stages of construction works.
  • Manage the procurement of material and stock control, as well as the timely delivery of equipment, building components, and any other related logistics arrangement at all stages of construction works.
  • Manage subcontractors, including monitoring of manpower, work progress, and scheduling of their works.
  • Work closely with client representatives and consultants in all project matters, especially relating to contracts, construction, and EHS issues.
  • Establish appropriate reporting and controlling procedures to improve project operations and delivery.
  • Drive the implementation of innovative construction methodologies and practices on-site to improve productivity and achieve lean outcomes.

Job Requirements:

  • Degree in Civil Engineering or related.
  • 5-10 years’ experience in project management and/ or site management works for building projects and multi-level basement construction.
  • Strong technical understanding of construction methodologies and sequencing, with a special interest in precast and DfMA technology.
  • Able to effectively collaborate with all stakeholders to achieve good results in project delivery; strongly committed to accomplishing the established milestones and other deliverables.
  • Adopt a proactive mindset when facing and solving issues; take charge of the planning and organization of resources and activities at the site.
  • Proponent of lean principles, actively seeking to maximize value and minimize waste in processes and resource management; Believer of empirical data and measurement as the basis of decision-making to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Applicants with prior relevant experience in residential/ commercial/ industrial/ healthcare/ institutional/ government sector/ others* projects will be preferred.