Construction Manager -Mechanical

Location London
Discipline: Construction
Vacancy Type Permanent-Full Time
Contact name: Anthony Child

Contact email:
Job ref: 012744

Dornan are currently recruiting for an Construction Manager - Mechanical to work in West London.

Dornan are a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Europe, and the UK. Dornan are involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Power, Waste to Energy, Commercial, Data Centre and Petrochemical.

You will join a hard-working ambitious team and you will benefit from a supportive culture, where your ideas and contributions will be recognised.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Support the Project Manager to manage and supervise on site personnel  on a busy construction site
  • Leads by example - sets, monitors, and enforces the standards of safety, and exemplary quality of work
  • Taking responsibility for health and safety on site
  • Ensure that employees have the relevant training and expertise to carry out their work safely and professionally
  • Manage the labour resources on site to ensure efficient working
  • Maintain discipline on site, report any incidents and take action as appropriate
  • Manage and train apprentices in accordance with relevant training
  • Use the purchasing system to acquire materials as required in the most cost-effective manner
  • Reduce costs as far as possible
  • Assist in ensuring systems are handed over to the client

Experience Required:

  • Mechanical Trade qualification
  • 2 plus years’ experience in a similar role at management level
  • Ability to manage subcontractors, comfortable dealing with multidisciplinary teams
  • Technical understanding of mechanical systems
  • Proactive people management
  • Proactive approach to EHS, Quality, Commercial and Project Planning

Why Dornan?

  • Dornan are a well-established company with a family feel and a down to earth team
  • Dornan offer a clear progression path , always seeking opportunities to promote from within
  • Dornan offer educational assistance and promote CPD
  • Dornan promote collaboration through various team building , social and charity events
  • Dornan are committed to employee wellbeing with our Employee Assistance Programme and an in house Health & Wellbeing advisor