Senior Project Engineer / Manager


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Sector: Energy
Function: Project & Programme Management
Contact: Lee Elwell
Phone: 01384 446154
Job Ref: 67884

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Do you have project management experience, and are you seeking a new job in Bristol? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a collaborative company recruit a Senior Project Engineer / Manager, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

As a Senior Project Engineer / Manager you will provide leadership and management throughout the project life cycle. Please note that you must be available to travel on work-related business throughout the UK with occasional overnight stays.

In your first few weeks in this Senior Project Engineer / Manager role, you can expect to:

  • Provide leadership and management throughout the project life cycle.
  • Manage, mentor and support project engineers, providing advice and guidance from initial concept to completion.
  • Responsibility for effective Project Management and delivery across a diverse range of electrical HV projects including liaison with clients, consultants, and their representatives. Produce project construction programmes and manage activities to the construction programme.
  • Attend site project progress, coordination meetings and undertake inspections / audits of site works to monitor quality and progress.
  • Manage commercial aspects of projects in line with budgets and forecasting budgets for financial reporting.
  • Ensure project compliance with health and safety adherence including strategic planning and management of projects, produce risk assessments and method statements and undertake safety audits.
  • Attend site project coordination meetings and undertake inspections/ audits of site works to monitor quality, progress, managing commercial aspects of the project in line with statutory requirements.
  • Management of internal and external resource to ensure project goals and customer expectations are met.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with our clients and supply chain partners
  • Manage in-house design and engineering teams to generate equipment layouts, designs, cable schedules, testing, and commissioning procedures.
  • Liaise with suppliers and manufactures on design, installation, and commissioning. Obtain competitive tenders from the supply chain. Attend manufacturers factory acceptance tests when required.
  • Attending pre-start and kick off and ongoing client meetings.
  • Purchase Procurement for Project.
  • Set up and agree a budget for projects.
  • Organising the logistics of materials and equipment.
  • ldentifying and organising resourcing requirements for projects.          
  • Organising project briefings for on site management.
  • Complete Project review documentation.
  • Provide proactive support and guidance to all parties on compliance with statutory requirements and company standards.

To apply for this Senior Project Engineer / Manager role, your soft skills, expertise and experience should include:

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience of electrical engineering and project management.
  • Previous experience of project delivery or a project management role including experience of dealing with suppliers, clients, and employees.
  • You will need to confident in managing clients, contractors and third parties and have a strong commitment to the success of the projects that you undertake.
  • Experience of commercial management of projects and financial forecasting.
  • Experience with managing projects from £1-10 Million in value.
  • Able to communicate and influence at all levels.
  • Able to work effectively whilst under pressure.
  • Able to assess and identify compliance shortfalls or engineering opportunities within designs.
  • Able to plan ahead and prioritise workload.
  • Able to follow business processes whilst managing multiple time pressured tasks.
  • Degree, HND in Electrical Engineering or similar field (Senior Project Engineer not Project Manager).
  • Full UK Driving Licence and Right to Work within the UK without limitation
  • Experience in HV Systems.
  • Experience of managing large teams

As a vital member of our team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, we'll provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team.

Please reach out to our team today to apply and register your interest for this full-time Senior Project Engineer / Manager position in Bristol. They'd be thrilled to hear from you. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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