Construction Manager / Site manager

About Blue Projects: Blue Projects is a leading international project management and engineering firm dedicated to delivering excellence across various industries. With a focus on innovation, quality, and client satisfaction, we strive to exceed expectations on every project we undertake.

Position Overview: Blue Projects is currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Construction Manager / Site Manager for an upcoming project in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing all construction activities, managing resources, and ensuring the timely and successful completion of the project within budget and to the required quality standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage all aspects of the construction project, including planning, scheduling, budgeting, resource allocation, and subcontractor management.
  • Ensure compliance with project specifications, drawings, codes, standards, and regulatory requirements.
  • Develop and implement construction plans, schedules, and budgets in coordination with project stakeholders.
  • Monitor construction progress, identify potential risks or issues, and implement corrective actions as necessary to maintain project schedule and budget.
  • Coordinate and communicate effectively with project team members, subcontractors, suppliers, and other stakeholders to ensure smooth execution of construction activities.
  • Manage site safety and ensure compliance with health, safety, and environmental regulations and company policies.
  • Conduct regular site inspections and quality control checks to verify workmanship and adherence to quality standards.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate project documentation, including progress reports, daily logs, and change orders.
  • Provide leadership, guidance, and support to the construction team, fostering a collaborative and productive work environment.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Must have: CERTIFICATE of an expert carrying out expert work and engineering services in the field of architectural, urban planning and construction activities. By specialization: For objects of the first level of responsibility – in terms of technological equipment
  • Proven experience as a Construction Manager or Site Manager, preferably in industrial construction projects.
  • Strong knowledge of construction methods, techniques, and practices.
  • Familiarity with construction management software and tools.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Fluency in English and Russian; proficiency in Kazakh is advantageous.