Job Opportunity – Yard Manager (Construction) at Philban Consulting in Warri, Delta State

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Philban Consulting

Position: Yard Manager (Construction)

Industry: Company Consulting/Construction

Employment Type: Full-Time

Placement: Warri, Delta State

Job Description

Philban Consulting is seeking candidates for a position in Yard Manager (Construction) based in Warri, Delta State. If you are interested in this opportunity, please review the details below.

Philban Consulting, a renowned consulting firm with a strong presence in the UK and Nigeria, is looking for an experienced Yard Manager to join our dynamic team in Warri, Nigeria. As a strategic partner for businesses aiming to scale their workforce cost-effectively, Philban Consulting specializes in delivering top-notch virtual professional services. Our team of highly skilled professionals is dedicated to recruiting top-tier experts who excel in their respective fields, enabling businesses to thrive, innovate, and stay competitive.

With Nigeria's extensive, young, and dynamic population, Philban Consulting leverages this talent pool to provide unparalleled workforce solutions. Our Nigerian subsidiary, PHIL-BAN Nigeria Limited, collaborates with international brands like Marriott, Royal Sanderton Group, and Sheraton to tap into an extensive pool of undiscovered talent. As remote working becomes increasingly popular, our model proves to be a game-changer, helping businesses achieve efficiency and cost savings of up to 40%.

The Yard Manager will play a critical role in managing the full life cycle of resource management, overseeing procurement, maintenance, and dispatching activities. This position is integral to ensuring the smooth operation of mechanical and maintenance shops, timely servicing of company equipment, and effective coordination of site security measures. The successful candidate will possess strong leadership and supervisory skills, demonstrating the ability to motivate teams and improve the quality of work.

Job Detail


  • Manage the full life cycle for resource management, from purchase ordering through delivery and usage
  • Ensure timely procurement of all construction-related materials and services
  • Oversee the effective operation of mechanical/maintenance shops
  • Ensure all company equipment/vehicles are up to date on servicing and able to perform effectively
  • Ensure timely service of all relevant equipment/vehicles/property
  • Perform selected preventive facility maintenance and ensure upkeep and maintenance of the yard, parking areas, and buildings
  • Oversee the scheduling and delivery of company-owned or rented equipment, tools, and supplies to job sites
  • Manage yard, shop, and dispatch personnel as assigned by the VP of Field Operations
  • Evaluate work of yard operations employees and participate in disciplinary actions as necessary
  • Coordinate site/location security measures
  • Oversee the formal tracking and inventory of company property

Job Requirements

Before applying, please take the time to thoroughly review and comprehend the job requirements outlined below. Ensuring that you meet all the specified criteria will significantly enhance your candidacy for the Yard Manager (Construction) position at Philban Consulting:


  • 4-year degree in Construction or related field
  • Proven knowledge of procurement activities, inventory, and resource management
  • Ability to work effectively with minor supervision
  • Demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills and good relationship-building skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to motivate others to improve their quality of work
  • Excellent team player
  • Well organized with excellent time management skills
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities effectively
  • Ability to work overtime as needed

Education Requirements

  • 4-year degree in Construction or related field

Experience Requirements

  • 10+ years of experience in Construction including extensive experience overseeing shop/maintenance and yard operations, dispatching, and purchasing activities
  • Extensive experience as a lead superintendent highly desired


  • Knowledge of procurement activities
  • Inventory management
  • Resource management
  • Leadership and supervisory skills
  • Interpersonal and relationship-building skills
  • Time management
  • Team motivation
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Ability to work overtime

Salary, Benefits and incentive

Provided below are the offerings in terms of salary, benefits, and incentives awaiting you in the role of Yard Manager (Construction) at Philban Consulting:


NGN 6,000,000 - 8,000,000 per-Year.

Job Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible working hours

Incentive Compensation

  • Performance-based bonuses
  • Yearly incentives based on company and individual performance

Date posted: June 29, 2024

Posted on: Warri


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This is an excellent opportunity for a seasoned professional looking to make a significant impact in a dynamic and growing consulting firm. Philban Consulting provides a supportive environment where you can leverage your skills and experience to drive organizational success and personal growth. Join us and be a part of a forward-thinking company that values innovation, efficiency, and collaboration.