Interim Manufacturing & Engineering Project Manager

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Jason Atkinson

Managing Director

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South East
c£500 per diem
Ref 7165

The organisation

The Organisation

Our client is an engineering firm focussed on all things related to boreholes. This includes drilling, repair, maintenance and pump management. They are a medium sized company but part of a larger group of businesses in the waste and water solutions sector.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • To work with all the project managers as part of a team but also to deliver a service to them to enable jobs to be delivered successfully
  • To price pump jobs when using pumps in a borehole – knowledge of pumps/boreholes would be desirable
  • To do some design work
  • To make sure that all work is mobilised effectively on site (equipment, QUENSH documentation, welfare) – on time, within budget, safely and with the customer’s needs firmly in mind
  • Working with the Finance Manager – make sure all the relevant insurances are in place and are costed to the job appropriately
  • To go the extra mile to ensure that jobs are completed to the excellent standard required and to get repeat business from customers
  • To take full responsibility for all the mobilisation costs and ongoing costs associated with “getting the job done” (such as off hiring equipment) – working hand in hand with the appropriate project manager – really owning site efficiency
  • To ensure the highest standards of health and safety on all jobs and develop the team to produce great results in a timely, efficient, and safe manner.

The Desired Candidate

We envisage that the successful candidate is currently working as an Project Manager in a medium sized civils engineering business or retired from a water utility and is looking for interim role (or has served in the Forces in a similar role).

  • Proven project management capability and able to manage a number of complex projects in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Have an engineering qualification / chartered civil engineer
  • Have experience of working in an environment with large plant and equipment
  • Be organised and a completer finisher – and never leave anything to chance; track record in delivery great operational solutions
  • Be able to work with and manage people effectively – this job is all about getting the best out of people and working as a team
  • Be extremely commercial – understand profitability.

How to Apply

If this fits you and you are available from Mid/late October 2021 then please apply below or send through your latest CV through to Jason Atkinson – [email protected]


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