Construction Manager – West Africa

Construction Manager – West Africa


Job Position: Construction Manager – West Africa

Company: Lycopodium

Expected salary:

Location: Perth, WA

Construction Manager – West Africa Job Details:


Lycopodium Minerals are currently recruiting for an experienced Construction Manager – Process Plant and NPI to help enable our exciting gold project in Ghana, West Africa.
With offices in Australia, Africa, Canada and the Philippines, Lycopodium proudly delivers high quality professional engineering and project delivery services globally, across the mining and metals; infrastructure and process industries. By joining our global team and learning from renowned subject matter experts, we can offer you a rich and diverse career.
Reporting to the Site Manager, the Construction Manager – Process Plant and NPI is responsible for the accurate, timely and professional delivery of project deliverables in accordance with the company, client and projects requirements.
The tasks you’ll perform:

  • Manage the project execution and on time delivery of the Processing Plant and NPI construction works.
  • Manage and guide the Lycopodium Civil, SMP and E&I Team and construction Contractors.
  • Provide advice and support to the construction team, whilst utilising your experience in Process Plant Construction/Operations/Maintenance.
  • Manage the project health and safety performance by leading by example and ensuring all works are conducted in line with the project HSE management plan.
  • Ensure compliance with Client QAQC requirements, as well as company policies, plans and procedures in conjunction with the Project Engineering Team.
  • Follow the construction plan & monitoring progress in respect of time, costs & quality in conjunction with the Project Controls Team.
  • Monitor construction work for compliance with engineering drawings, design specifications, owner’s standards, and statutory regulations, in conjunction with the site based Engineering Team.
  • Maintain & foster relationships & contacts, & liaison with the Owner’s and EPCM Engineering Team in respect of technical issues
  • Oversee planned work scopes and ensure job completion is constructed in accordance with relevant specifications and procedures.
  • Promote a positive culture by leading by example, coaching, and mentoring supervisors and engineers.
  • Attend client progress meetings and maintaining a positive relationship with the client.

The expertise you’ll bring:

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in a Construction Manager’s role within a mineral processing plant/project – site based.
  • Degree or Diploma qualified in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or a Trade Qualification in Mechanical Fitting/Electrical with Professional Development training in Project or Maintenance Management, post 10 years from the trade qualification.
  • Experience in EPC/EPCM/Client/Owner is desirable.
  • High attention to detail and sound knowledge of HSE policy and procedures.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients, suppliers, subcontractors, and internal employees.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to multitask and prioritise to a high standard of accuracy and professionalism.

The benefits we’ll provide:
Lycopodium has a strong company culture focused on career progression and technical skill development. You can expect to be involved in a wide range of large projects whilst working amongst a team of highly skilled professionals.
We recognise that everyone is different and needs may change over the course of your career. That’s why we :

  • Invest in our people for the long-term, building a diverse and rewarding career, mentored by the best in the industry.
  • Allow our people to balance work with other commitments, like family or study, offering flexible work arrangements.
  • Are undertaking significant people and technology initiatives that will support the workplace of the future.

We encourage and value diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of gender, age, disability and ethnicity, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
Our commitment to equal opportunity is embodied in our values of Respect, Integrity & Diligence. They are inherent in who we are, as individuals, and collectively as a Company.
We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.
Please submit your CV by clicking the ‘Apply’ button.

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