M&E Project Manager – Water

Position: M&E Project Manager

Location: M4 Corridor

Salary Guide: £55,000 (DOE) Plus Car/Allowance and Excellent Benefits

Our client is a large engineering Contractor operating predominately in the water industry, who are delivering a number of water and wastewater non-infrastructure projects for Thames Water and they are recruiting for a M&E Project Manager to successfully deliver a programme of work throughout the Thames Valley region.

In this role you will be delivering 3-4 projects simultaneously with average values of £500k and up to £1 million. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Management of staff and subcontractors working on assigned projects
  • Creation of the appropriate Project Initiation Document (PID), setting success criteria in line with Business objectives. Tracking, managing & updating throughout the project lifecycle
  • Produce the programme of works, risk register and assumptions for baseline at the start of the project and gain approval from the Regional Manager
  • Produce and maintain project documentation according to the Project Artefect Matrix
  • Control project expenditure to satisfy the success criteria set out in the PID and contract
  • Create, manage and update project programmes, ensuring compliance with the contract type whilst maintaining its effectiveness as a planning tool
  • Close liaison and management of the Client and other stakeholders as appropriate
  • Accept and manage issues escalated from site personnel and Project Engineers
  • Work within a monthly project reporting structure, responsible for receiving & providing accurate project dashboard information for review, discussion and action
  • Manage performance, measuring delivery milestones, quality outputs, programme variance and contribution to the business core values
  • Liaison with procurement to ensure effective management of long lead items taking into consideration contract payment terms as well as committed costs, accruals and project / business cashflow
  • Monitor, review and ensure effective change management
  • Line Manage staff and their professional development
  • Responsible for updating site documentation and adhering to agreed systems and processes
  • Effectively manage the O&M outputs of the projects and to programme deadlines
  • Finish and close out projects to programme

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Appropriate Mechanical or Electrical Engineering qualification
  • Excellent client engagement and communication skills
  • Project management experience
  • Knowledge of health & safety legislation and company procedures
  • SMSTS and/or IOSH Managing Safely
  • APM – Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) or willingness to achieve
  • Computer literate
  • Good knowledge of techniques for planning, monitoring and controlling programmes with experience or knowledge of planning software packages such as Microsoft Project / P6

Benefits Package:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Health cash plan with Healthshield
  • Standard Life Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • Bike 2 Work scheme
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee recognition schemes

Job Information

Job Reference: 887044_1654695690
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: South West,South East
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Electrical

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