Construction manager

Meishan City, Sichuan, China
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Full Time
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Job Description

Overall Role Description

  • The Construction Manager (CM) is an Albemarle project professional responsible and accountable for delivering safe, quality construction activities to the Project Team. The CM leads the efforts of the construction management team throughout the life of the project.


  • Is responsible for all safety-related construction issues and for setting up the required safety orientation training programs. Provides safety coaching, counseling, and mentoring as appropriate.
  • Leads the site construction activities, providing ongoing leadership and guidance to the construction management team and construction contractors and ensuring all construction best practices are followed.
  • Forecast project risks and opportunities related to construction safety, schedule, quality and cost.
  • Is accountable for construction quality and delivery of the facility according to design requirements.
  • Monitors integrated schedule during the life of the project and provides guidance on corrective actions to be taken as required.
  • Works with site Capital project management team to identify any issues during construction and report back to project manager.
  • Holds site regular construction meetings (weekly/monthly) to review all aspects of the construction and installation activities since the last meeting, maintains and updates three-weeks rolling plan.
  • Develops detailed planning and progress reporting (including KPIs) and executes / reports on regular basis.
  • Construction contractor management.
  • Well manage construction related site instructions to contractors.

Desired Qualifications:

Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or above
  • More than 15 years project construction management experience, more than 5 years at construction manager position
  • Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of construction management techniques and tools
  • Ability to read construction drawings and form worklist/MTO for construction bidding.
  • Experience in contractor management
  • Experience in planning
  • Experience in risk management
  • Experience in change management

Key Skills and Competencies

  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Decision-making
  • Communication skills
  • Influencing and leading
  • Delegation
  • Teamwork
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict management
  • Adaptability
  • Stress tolerance

We are partners to one another in pioneering new ways to be better for ourselves, our teams, and our communities. When you join Albemarle, you become our most essential element and you can anticipate competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and resources that foster your well-being and fuel your personal growth. Help us shape the future, build with purpose and grow together.

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