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Logistics Manager (Construction)

  • Job added:   20 June 2018
  • Location :   Manchester
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   207983915
  • Company :   CV-Library
Our client has recently won a major project in Manchester and they are currently recruiting for a Logistics Manager

The role of the construction logistics manager is primarily the organisation of resources so that contract deadlines can be achieved. The role encompasses several different areas of responsibility, including:

Planning and programming

+ Planning the set-up of the site so that the workforce, plant and materials can move around efficiently and safely.
+ Planning the use of key assets such as scaffolding, to adhere with the programme.
+ Organising routes through the site, off-loading points, and so on.
+ Mobilisation

+ Ensuring the security of the site.
+ Traffic management.
+ Installing and managing welfare facilities and other site accommodation.
+ Ensuring the site is well lit.
+ Supply chain management

+ Liaising with contractors and subcontractors in accordance with the programme.
+ Ensuring materials are brought to site as and when required.
+ Ensuring waste is kept to a minimum and that disposal procedures are implemented.
+ Communications and safety

+ Ensuring the organisation`s health and safety policies are implemented and followed.
+ Making sure that safety equipment such as PPE is available on site.
+ Producing method statements, risk assessments, and so on.
+ Maintaining fire points and equipment.
+ Creating and maintaining an information communication system around the site, such as site signage.
+ Delivery management

+ Liaising with project suppliers and managing all movements to and from the site.
+ Creating and maintaining an organisational delivery management system.
+ Planning and maximising the use of delivery vehicles.


You will have a CSCS, SSSTS as a minimum

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