Project Manager – Chennai

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Civil Engineering

Linum Consult’s client is part of one of the world’s largest construction companies operating on prestigious civil engineering projects globally. Working in conjunction with a number of government & blue-chip clients they undertake a range of technical civil engineering projects. They are currently seeking a Project Manager specialising in Diaphragm Walls, Deep Foundations, and Ground Improvement works for their project in Chennai, India.


  • Ensuring that all the works are completed in due time and as per schedule and with accordance with the contract conditions
  • Defining the works methodology
  • General project organization and project management
  • Defining and estimating the project risks and opportunities
  • Planning and forecasting of staff, manpower and plant required and communicating any requirements to the Operations Manager
  • Ensuring that the financial goals as defined in the tender documents are met with or exceeded.
  • Directly liaising with the Consultant/ Engineer/ Architect or Client
  • Contractual follow-up; solving all contractual matters of the project
  • Preparing result forecasts and budget controls


  • Degree qualified in Civil/Structural Engineering or equivalent. Professional membership or chartership (MICE, CEng, etc.) would be beneficial
  • At least 10 years’ experience as a contractor or subcontractor in civil engineering projects, with 5 years’ experience in diaphragm walls, deep foundations, and ground improvement/ground engineering works is essential
  • Experience and familiarity with working in India is essential
  • Previous experience as a Project Manager
  • Analytically minded, with excellent interpersonal and people management skills
  • Fluent in spoken and written Hindi and English


If you fulfill ALL of the key criteria for this position, then please submit your application to for the attention of Neill Donald. If your application is successful you will be contacted within 48 hours for a further discussion.

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