Senior Construction Manager, Frankfurt, Germany

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Organisational Environment: 


Mercury is an Irish based European Contractor. 

At Mercury, we build and manage complex engineering & construction projects for the world’s leading corporations.  Our solutions help deliver technologies that connect people, communities, and businesses, giving them the power to achieve incredible things.    

Our people have the courage to be innovative. Their determination and sharp focus enable us to deliver with certainty, time and time again, across a range of key sectors including Data Centres, Semi-Conductor, Advanced Technology, Live Environment, Fire Protection, Technical Support Services (TSS), Healthcare & Building Services.  Our global team is over 2,800 people strong, and along with our supply-chain partners, we have 8,500+ people working on our client projects. We operate across over 16 locations in Europe and recorded overall turnover in excess of €1.5bn in 2021.  

Mercury employs the best people, invests heavily in training and education, and ensures that the highest standards of health, safety and governance are applied throughout the organisation 



Key Responsibilities of the Role: 


  • Manage the co-ordination of the Civil, Structural and Architectural, Electrical, Mechanical and Life Safety work packages. 

  • Management of Site Safety in conjunction with Mercury Safety Advisor, including set up, management of and closing out of file 

  • Management of Site QA in conjunction with Mercury Project Manager and team including set up, management and close out of file 

  • Management of Project Schedule in conjunction with Planner, Project Managers, Sub-Contractors and consulting Engineer/Architect to Mercury Engineering and Client requirements 

  • Facilitate the adherence to schedule on the project through DABs meetings and on-site actions 

  • Knowledge of package budgets. Drive good value through efficient performance and continuity of work for Supply chain. 

  • Management of costs associated with Project Logistics and maintenance of the project including: 

  • Labour 

  • Material 

  • Plant and Equipment 

  • Variations 

  • Valuations 

  • Control of all day-to-day site operations within schedule 

  • Management of sub-contractor activities including tracking progress against schedule. Ensure manpower levels are adequate. 

  • Ensure Sub-Contractor meetings are being completed and recorded 

  • White Board 

  • DABS 

  • Weekly Progress/Construction meeting 

  • Quality, Environmental. Health and Safety 

  • Ensure site administrator has all Sub-contractor documentation including safety documentation is maintained up to date and filed for future reference. 

  • Attendance at Site Meetings, Internal Project Reviews, Engineering Reviews, Planning and Co-ordination Meetings and Handover Meetings 

  • Close out of project items including, Punch List, Safety File, QA File, Material and Plant re-locations – all with the Support of your Project team 

  • Issue Daily Report on BIM 360 to the Project Manager 

  • Ensure that Project Administrator issues weekly safety stats & project labour projections. 

  • Hold weekly commercial meetings with the commercial team to ensure all variations are being captured and costs issued to the client. 

  • Develop and implement company procedures with the project managers 

  • Review drawings and setting out details 

  • Produce builders works drawings for services 

  • Carry out distribute & close out snags ensuring Room Readiness. 

  • All other duties associated with this role. 


Essential Criteria for the Role: 


  • A minimum of 10 years as a Mechanical Construction Manager 

  • Good strong knowledge of the full design and construction process 

  • Ability to control and manage people and programs  

  • A trade background or a relevant third level qualification 

  • Proven record of co-ordinating and managing large projects 

  • Excellent communication skills 

  • Ability to work well under pressure and within a strict deadline environment  

  • Ability to drive a large-scale project 

  • Computer skills - Windows, MS Office, and MS Project 


Mercury is an equal opportunities employer. 




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