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Operations Manager

  • £95,000 - £115,000 + Benefits
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Are you an Operations Manager with experience within the enabling works sector? Our privately owned client, who undertake complex engineering projects throughout London with packages ranging up to £20M, are currently recruiting permanently. If you’re interested in discussing this opportunity further, please get in touch.

Operations Manager – Enabling works (demolition, substructure and superstructure)

London – Projects throughout London and surrounding Home Counties

£95,000 – £115,000 + Benefits (depending on experience)

About the opportunity:

My client is recruiting permanently for an experienced Operations Manager who will be responsible for supporting the Director in leading and managing complex inner city centre enabling works projects with values up to £20M within time, budget and with health and safety at the forefront.

As an Operations Manager you will be responsible for the complete life cycle production of projects, from pre-construction phase through to completion, meaning overall accountability for project team management and delegation; programme delivery; client and contractor relationship; financial control and resource planning.

About the company:

Our privately owned client is a leading name within the enabling works sector, who pride themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver projects within budget and to programme, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality. They are a professional, technically minded and modern outfit who have proven success of operating primarily as principle contractor on their projects throughout the City. Much of their work is secured due to repeat business and package values generally range from £5M up to £20M. As a multifaceted contractor, their core areas of expertise include demolition and dismantling, temporary works, façade retention, structural alterations and substructure packages and current turnover stands in excess of £65M.

Our client recruits only the best professionals, who are motivated, dedicated and can work with a professional outlook. Having worked closely with this client for over 5 years, I would highly recommend them due to the fact they offer an excellent working environment where they encourage their employees to develop throughout their career.

About the rewards / benefits:

This company makes personal development, career progression and long-term stability a priority. Suitable professionals will be working for a company who encourage internal promotion and want to see their employee’s progress up the career ladder. You will also be part of a fun and energetic working environment.

This opportunity offers a salary between £95,000 – £115,000 per annum although there may flexibility on this due to level of experience. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered which will include private health care, pension, car allowance and travel expenses will be covered.

About the requirements:

In order to the considered for this senior opportunity, it is vital you have proven experience of working within the enabling works sector, whilst employed by a specialist subcontractor or main contractor in the South East. Professional experience must demonstrate success in managing complex inner city centre projects with minimum values of £5M and you must be able to demonstrate a stable career history, holding each previous appointment for a minimum of 3 years.

You will be degree qualified in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar and must hold a minimum of 3 years experience operating at Operations Management level.

How to apply:

If you’re interested in finding out more, please apply to or call the main office landline on 01923750095 to discuss this senior opportunity further on a confidential basis.