About the roleBalfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a SENIOR CONSTRUCTION MANAGER - SIGNALLING to join our Rail team to work in LONDON.Role Purpose:To manage site construction activities from tender through to commissioning, taking ownership for the successful delivery of multi-discipline packages of workInterface with the client on technical matters on behalf of the project managerOptimise the use of materials and employees' time to ensure high productivity and low unit costsIdentify any variations to the contract, assisting with pricing and allocating time to themDeliver projects to time, budget, high quality and to the resource planWhat you'll be doingAs a SENIOR CONSTRUCTION MANAGER - SIGNALLING, you will have the following accountabilities:Assist in tendering projects by considering the construction elements of bidsScope and review sub-contract installation packages of worksPlan project activities to suit available access and project deliverablesDeliver projects efficiently in accordance with the programme to time, quality and resource planDemonstrate safety leadership by example. Effectively manage project resources including people, time, plant, materials, subcontractorsCosts in line with expectations covering all aspects of the proposed construction element of the projectComplete scope for sub-contract works and appropriate costs returnedRobust deliverable planMeasure of productivity and achievement of the plansAudit of Work Package Plans (WPP) and Task Briefing Sheets (TBS)Surveillance visits, levels of injury or accident, Accident Frequency Rate (AFR) and close call reportingAbsenteeism, sickness, time-keeping and productivityWho we're looking forYou will have the following qualities and experience:Good management, leadership and communication skillsSkilled in collaborative workingOpen to travel within the role predominantly with the area as defined within the Span of ControlBe confident and comfortable in front of clients and working on client premisesSelf-starter, motivated and an excellent work ethic Minor works (maintenance, spot renewals)Valid PTS with AC/DCAPM membershipExtensive knowledge of railway signalling systems and sub-systems project delivery and engineering assuranceKnowledge of appropriate industry standards relating to signalling and telecoms worksExperience in project management in signalling & telecoms within railAwareness of principles of risk assessmentGood knowledge of health, safety, quality & environmental standardsApplication of CDM RegulationsKnowledge of railway signalling systems and sub-systemsKnowledge of appropriate industry standards relating to installation workKnowledge of quality, health, safety and environmental RegulationsWhy work for usDay in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.About usWe value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the workingmums.co.uk Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life. Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.