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Project Manager

Alexander Associates
50000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
11 Apr 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Project Manager

A client within the water industry is currently looking to strength their delivery team with a Project Manager to join them on a permanent staff basis.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to look within a successful and growing company who are currently very busy in the water sector.

The Role

  • Project liaison from the enquiry stage to final acceptance and documentation. Meeting clients to discuss specific requirements and conduct site surveys as required.
  • Instructing, directing, controlling, and allocating work to Trade Operatives & Apprentices, with attention to quality, productivity, and safety.
  • Ensure all technical information is available when required for design and/or construction delivery.
  • Interpret and check drawings, specifications, and schedules for all activities. Directing works accordingly & preparing final documentation
  • Early identification and resolution of non-conformance within both the design and construction phase.
  • Manage the design of systems and products, ensuring alignment with design specifications and technical aspects.
  • Procurement of goods and services.
  • Preparation of estimates and quotations.
  • Completion of contract documents.
  • Production of risk assessments and method statements.
  • Management of health, safety, and environmental issues.

The Candidate

  • Qualification to degree / HND/ HNC level in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil or Process Engineering or equivalent.
  • Proven track record in Project Management, with an engineering or supervisory background.
  • Knowledge of applicable Design Codes, Technical Standards, Regulations and Approved Codes of Practice.
  • Good time management, with the ability to multitask, plan and organise day-to-day workloads within a busy environment.
  • Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with an ability to follow, interpret and explain technical instructions.
  • Knowledge of the tools, equipment, and materials common to all engineering trades, particularly Mechanical, Electrical and Civil Engineering.
  • Be persuasive, encouraging and motivating and be able to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including senior management, clients, and other departments.
  • Good interpersonal skills with an ability to work with, lead and motivate others, and be able to bring projects to successful completion.
  • Driven, with an ability to work individually and with teams under your direction.
  • Innovative thinking, with an ability to learn, understand and apply new technologies.
  • Ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Water experience is highly advantageous but other specialist engineering industries will be considered.

Only those with proof of right to work in the UK should apply for this vacancy.

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