Earthwork Plant Manager Job at Balfour Beatty – in Birmingham
Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Earthworks Plant Manager to join our team to work across the West Midlands.
What you’ll be doing
Overall management and direction of the plant, equipment operations and resources required for the delivery of the Earthwork activity on the main line.
Implement and manage safe systems of work for the operation, maintenance and repair of all plant and equipment mobilized on site.
Responsibility for Earthwork plant and equipment budget including its elaboration as well of financial forecasts.
Elaborates the Method Statements and Risk Assessments related to his scope of work including Task Briefings and ensures they are disclosed to his personal
Reviews and approves the Subcontractors and Suppliers Method Statements and Risk Assessments produced for their work activities, including Task Briefings.
Approves the Inspection and Test Plans produced by the works section when regards the use of Plant.
Attends inspections and the delivery process of the equipment he is in charge at the premises of the suppliers.
Establishes and maintain key supplier relationships for spare parts, on-site technical services, consumables and other related services
Who we’re looking for
Previous experience working at Plant Manager level on a large scale construction project
Previous experience working with heavy earthworks plant and equipment
Why work for us
Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.
We are building the West Midlands section of HS2’s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.
Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all – living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.
Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people’s personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you.
Disability confident: We care about being inclusive and that means we encourage applications from people with diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. BBV is Disability Confident committed and we welcome applications from candidates with a disability.
Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures; creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.
In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK’s infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We’ve successfully bid and delivered many key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure.
Job Reference: BBV00663
About the Company
Company: Balfour Beatty –
Company Location: Birmingham