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Temporary Works Manager

  • Location: Plymouth, PL2 2BG
  • Salary: DOE
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Kayleigh Bentham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Duration: 12 months initially
  • Start Date: 2022-08-03
  • Expiry Date: 02 September 2022
  • Job Ref: 1042315

1042315 – Temporary Works Manager

NRL are currently recruiting for a Temporary Works manager to be based on a naval site in Devonport. This is a contract position for initially 12 months. On site there are a large amount of temporary works being conducted across the site in support of £1bn worth of construction activity over the next 5 years or so.

As the Temporary Works Manager, you will have individual responsible for the management and co-ordination of temporary works across the site for Major Infrastructure Projects.  You will have management and oversight of approximately half a dozen temporary works co-ordinators


  • Reviewing of Temporary Works designs for integration with the permanent works design

  • Reviewing and acceptance of permanent works materials

  • Reviewing of fabrication details for integration with the permanent works

  • Producing as-built records and details

  • Contributing to Reports and participating in regular Reviews

  • Providing safety leadership

  • Monitoring and supporting the Site Support Team

  • Liaising with the Construction Director with respect to requirements to align with construction activities


  • A related degree in STEM ideally in civil engineering or construction

  • Either Chartered or have extensive experience working on similar, high profile projects

  • Extensive experience of complex site environments ideally with nuclear experience

  • Leadership and team-building experience

  • The ability to coach and support colleagues across the project

  • Decision-making and providing clear direction

  • Ability to influence at Site Support level

  • Ability to adapt to changing environments

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