Construction Coordinator

Job Title: Construction Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West London, London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
REF: BBBH23986_1498053646
Contact Name: Gemma Howells
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Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Construction Planner

Our client a leading FM Service Provider are recruiting a Construction Planner to join the team located in South West London. The successful candidate will provide support in the coordination, planning and monitoring and safe execution of sub-contract works including auditing and enforcement of the Control of Work requirements.

Role Summary:

  • Host, oversee and work with visiting contractors, both project related and in support of operational team activities
  • Manage work delivery at client premises, ensuring timely project completion
  • Manage safe execution of work
  • Support the Client Projects and Operational teams by coordinating activity and advising limitations
  • Manage, support and audit the control of works process
  • Develop and maintain effective communication with project managers, contractors, consultants, customers and client representatives
  • Assist contractors, project and FM Managers to understand client and EHS requirements relating to contractor management and control
  • Provide suitable Health & Safety information to contractors
  • Review risk assessments / method statements
  • Issue and clearance of Permits to Work as required
  • Carry out / document inspections of work equipment
  • Undertake proportionate monitoring of contractors to ensure that CDM and Control of Work requirements are being adhered to
  • Coordinate with FM infrastructure teams to facilitate isolations and reconnections
  • Support in the training and development of all technical training requirements
  • Report incidents that could affect the ability of the team to meet contractual obligations or expectations
  • Ensure attendance at all relevant programme, move planning and project management meetings
  • Provide reporting requested in a timely manner

Experience Required:

  • Experience of having worked in a similar role within a large diverse organisation
  • Ideally, a professional qualification / member of a relevant professional organisation
  • Proven track record of success in delivering / monitoring EHS project activities
  • Strong Building Services Knowledge
  • Mechanical and Electrical experience
  • Construction, facility and HSE Knowledge
  • Project Management knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental issues
  • City & Guilds or equivalent in an Engineering, Building Services, Construction or related discipline
  • SMSTMS / IOSH / NEBOSH certification (desirable)
  • Manager / supervisory experience in Clerk of Works, Project Management or Engineering Services roles
  • Certificated assessor for building services activities
  • Experienced Authorised Person and competent operator of Permit to Work systems
  • PC Literate - MS Suite including Microsoft projects
  • Capable of becoming competent user of bespoke databases

We look forward to receiving your application.