Project Manager (Utilities)

Project Manager (Utilities)

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    London, England

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    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

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    Sam Smith

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    6 months ago

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We are recruiting for a large utilities company who are looking for a Project Manager to manage a multi-million pound HS2 Project. This is a role that needs a candidate to quickly move, with a start date aiming for 17/08.

The ideal candidate will have experience of 132kv in the power/utilities space and be able to confidently manage a multi-million pound project.

Project Manager Utilities
Salary: Up to £65,000 + Company Car + Laptop + Mobile Phone + Corporate Package (Holidays/Pension)
Location: Office/Home based out of West London

Key Responsibilities:
*Manage and supervise internal and external staff covering cable jointing, substation installation, excavation & reinstatement, cable installation, gas pipe installations, installation of pressure reducing installations commissioning and energisation
*Responsible for project safety, cost and quality
*Prepare Work Instructions, Risk Assessments & Method Statements
*Liaise with Local Authorities regarding street works
*Procure and control project materials
*Provide monthly project reports and ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget
*Liaise with DNO's & iDNO's to complete final connections
*Liaise with and support both the client and UKPS team to ensure smooth project delivery
Ideal Qualifications / Experience
*5 years' experience in Electrical Project Management
*Experienced in managing internal and external labour for cable installation, jointing, switchgear installation and gas installation works
*Qualification in Electrical Engineering e.g. C&G, ONC, HNC & Degree (equivalent Engineering qualifications may be considered)
*SMSTS, ECS/CSCS, First Aid, Manual Handling
*Previous experience of power distribution or gas networks advantageous
*NRSWA Supervisor qualifications advantageous
Key Skills / Attributes:
*Solid organisational ability and strong influencing skills
*Ability to work effectively within a team, with good internal and external communication skills
*Customer service orientated, and a desire to achieve the best results and contribute to the success of UKPS
*Problem solver and solution provider