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Our Vacancy

Construction Manager

  • Defence
  • Contracting /
  • Plymouth
  • 15/07/24
  • On site

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 7,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all.

Job Description

Your Future Team:

Join our Defence Infrastructure team as a Construction Manager. Ensure safety, quality, and compliance in high-stakes construction projects. Collaborate with clients, contractors, and stakeholders to deliver secure and efficient project outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • 📋 Client & Designer Liaison: Ensure compliance with CDM regulations by coordinating with the Client and Principal Designer.
  • 🤝 Contractor Coordination: Work with senior site management of external Principal Contractors to oversee and coordinate all project activities.
  • 🛠️ Project Meetings & Planning: Conduct regular meetings to align all parties and ensure safe and coordinated project delivery.
  • 🔍 Oversight & Audits: Perform audits and inspections to maintain high safety and quality standards.
  • 📢 Stakeholder Engagement: Communicate effectively with stakeholders on safety, quality, and project progress.

My profile


Your strengths and prerequisites for success:

  • Degree/ HND in Civil Engineering, Construction
  • IOSH
  • Water retaining structures
  • Nuclear/ regulated environments

Umbrella contractor role but Permanent staff option considered

Full time role which requires 5 days on site in Plymouth per week

Why Join the Switchers Community?

🔹A dynamic career management policy to enable our employees to progress through our five business lines: operations, project, technical, sales and support functions

🔹Provide opportunities to work on exciting, global projects

🔹Access to an employee assistance programme with free mindfulness, health, wellbeing resources and a confidential support line available 24/7 via phone or text

🔹Discount vouchers for days out and restaurants, eye test and glasses vouchers, cycle to work scheme, free flu jabs

🔹Enhanced sick pay

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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