Construction Manager

Construction Manager (Bulk Earthworks)
Boikago Group (Pty) Ltd
Steelpoort, Limpopo


Posted 22 April 2021 – Closing Date 30 April 2021

Job Details

Job Description

An EPCM organization is looking for a Construction Manager with extensive bulk earthworks experience to be based in Polokwane and Mpumalanga


  • This position will be responsible for the planning and coordinating of an entire project from start to finish, including the schedule of work, costings and budget, plan to work and oversee the buying or hiring of necessary materials and equipment etc.


Contracts Management

  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion.
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs.
  • Meet contractual conditions of performance.
  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques.

Operational Management

  • Define operational resources required to deliver service/product.
  • Resource operations adequately to undertake optimal operations and deliver contractual/project expectations.
  • Manage  Contracts to ensure business targets are met (production, profitability, quality, SHEQ, plant availability & utilisation).
  • Develop and implement Operational Plans and tactics.
  • Monitor and measure the Operational Delivery of the Project.
  • Deliver value proposition to Client as per agreed scope of work.
  • Collaborate with other operational entities within the company and the Division to ensure that cooperation leads to effective delivery of services.

Culture and Leadership

  • Lead by example and in accordance with the Values of the company.
  • Set clear business priorities and customer focused plans.
  • Establish a high performance driven culture and measure performance against set targets at all levels.
  • Promote constructive experimentation to encourage innovation.
  • Promote constructive experimentation to encourage innovation.
  • Provide visible, responsible, responsive and felt leadership.
  • Inculcate a culture of diversity and inclusivity within the Division.


Risk Management

  • Manage and mitigate financial, technical, legal, SHEQ & commercial risks.
  • Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with safety regulations, Ensuring implementation of company standards and procedures.
  • Understand and implement systems to manage and mitigate risks associated with statutory non-compliance.
  • Liaise with the SHEQ Manager for support and assistance to sites.
  • Ensure that SHEQ standards and procedures are aligned with client SHEQ programmes.

Stakeholder Relationship

  • Understand the Client’s Strategic needs and formulate product/service in response to the need of the client.
  • Regular contact with Clients and ensure a 100% customer satisfaction rate as well as positive feedback.
  • Promote strong & Healthy relationships with internal and external Stakeholders.

People Management

  • Inculcate a culture of respect & dignity in line with Company Values.
  • Ensure that the projects are adequately resourced with the right people in the right positions; Ensure that employees are trained, developed, coached and mentored.



  • Degree or equivalent qualification in Construction Management or related field.
  • A post qualification in management or leadership will be advantageous.
  • 15+ Years applicable experience will be required.
  • Proven working experience in the Construction Environment.


  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes means and methods.
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards.
  • Understanding of all facets of the construction processes.