Construction Manager – Infrastructure, Civil and Build

Job Overview

At Mace, our purpose is to redefine the boundaries of ambition. We believe in creating places that are responsible, bringing transformative impact to our people, communities and societies across the globe. To learn more about our purpose, culture and priorities, visit our strategy site.

Within our consult business, we harness our unique combination of leading-edge practical expertise and project delivery consultancy to unlock the potential of every project.

The project:

A mixed-use development in Oman, comprising 19 of neighbourhoods over 1,480 hectares of undeveloped land in a suburb of greater Muscat. It will comprise of mainly residential, retail areas and large areas of public realm.

Our values shape the way we work, and define the people we want to join us on our journey:

Safety first – Going home safe and well.
Client focus – Deliver on our promise.
Integrity – Always do the right thing.
Create opportunity – For our people to excel.

You’ll be responsible for: 

  • Provides support to team in driving performance and results, whilst delivering performance management, technical development and coaching.
  • Responsible for the Structure and/or Fit Out of a specific area or package, including site conditions, programme, quality and safe working standards.
  • Liaises with and takes direction from the Project Package Managers, regarding Programme and Critical Path works in the area.
  • Leads forecast Lookahead Meetings for the area or package, working with the Package Manager.
  • Provides detailed Planned Vs Actual data for all works within their area, knowing when to escalate to Construction Leadership where deviation from the Plan is evident.
  • Knowing Project Digital Strategy, and where Construction Information can be found.
  • Manages close out of their area, understanding all relevant QAQC Plans and ITPs and Handover.
  • Develops effective working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Actively seeks understanding and utilise the Centre of Excellence (CoE) knowledge base and Company best practice.
  • Promotes and drives the business priorities through Construction to Production, Digital & Data and responsible business practices.
  • Works collaboratively towards the common goal of net zero carbon transition, and share responsibility for the proactive identification and management of the associated carbon emissions and reductions during the delivery of work.

You’ll need to have: 

  • A degree qualification in civil related subject.
  • Extensive experience in construction or PMC background.
  • Experience in Infrastructure on large scale projects of city scale or similar.
  • Experience in leading multiple consultants and contractors.

You’ll also have:

  • Working towards membership of MCIOB/MAPM/MRICS/MICE or equivalent demonstrable professional or personal development.
  • Experience in the successful delivery phase of projects and programmes in the infrastructure sector.
  • Construction management expertise.
  • Developing commercial and financial acumen.
  • Experience leading parts of construction projects within large, diverse teams.
  • Experience of building relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of how carbon and sustainability considerations will shape the outlook of the projects you are working on.
  • Hands on delivery focussed team player.

Mace is an inclusive employer and welcomes interest from a diverse range of candidates. Even if you feel you do not fulfil all of the criteria, please apply as you may still be the best candidate for this role or another role within our organisation.