Project Manager - Rail

Location Somerset
Job-type Permanent
Salary £64000 - 65000 per year
Contact Nicole Keeling
Call 01332 861 849
Reference 12088836NKHI

Project Manager


There is an exciting opportunity for a Project manager experienced in rail to join a large reputable Tier 1 contractor working on a variety of multi-disciplinary civils projects. This is a chance for you to become a part of a renowned brand name and team, giving you the opportunity to grow in conjunction with this ambitious and forward-thinking business.

Job Description:

As Project Manager, you will be overseeing projects ranging from asset management schemes up to larger minor civils works. These projects will involve disciplines a variety of civil engineering disciplines. Day to day you will be: -

  • Planning, Design, Estimating, tender planning and Work Winning.
  • Overseeing the regional portfolio of projects and manage the CP6 contracts from a costing, budgetary and programming perspective.
  • You will be the company’s key representative at client meetings, stakeholder engagements, design reviews and monthly reviews and forecasting.
  • You will be at the forefront on the bidding process for framework projects looking technically at the buildability, ECI, Programming, efficiencies, HSQE and pricing perspectives.
  • Dealing with inspection of all related site paperwork, risk assessments, ITP’s and Temporary Works developing short term programmes with the client.
  • Formal reporting on all aspects of the project, to include changes to project, delays, cost, contractual reporting, and any relevant issues.
  • Identify business development opportunities.

Ideal Candidate:

  • It is essential that you have a strong track-record of working collaboratively and building partnerships with clients on multi-disciplinary rail civils projects.
  • BEng in Civil Engineering or equivalent is essential
  • You will have experience assisting and leading framework bids
  • You will have significant experience working within a Tier 1 contractor


Up to £65,000 per annum

Company car or Car allowance

25 days holiday plus bank holidays



Life Insurance