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Senior Project Manager - Structural Steel

Job Type:
Permanent, Contract
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Salary Description:
£60000 - £70000/annum Plus vehicle
26 Sep 2018
Job Ref:

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager who wants to progress to Director level.
Our client has grown massively in the last 12 months and has multi-million-pound contracts in place, UK wide.

The Company:
This is a family run organisation that was established 40 years ago, who are now part of a Global business.
They lead the way in Rail infrastructures and have undertaken some of the industry’s highest profile projects.

A fantastic opportunity has opened for the right candidate for a busy and dynamic fabrication facility in South Manchester. Our client has recently secured long-term contracts. Due to continued ambitious growth, the company requires a highly experienced Project Manager that will support the Directors and Project Managers.

Job description:
You will be reporting directly to the Production Director and you will be working closely with other engineers and production manager in our Northern Office. Your role is to ensure that the correct information, specification, and cost information is given to the production manager to ensure all the client requirements are met. You will be required to liaise with other engineers, production and QA managers to ensure all works are planned and cost appropriately to allow all projects to be delivered on time and within budget. You will liaise with the client or site teams to ensure that delivery dates are understood and liaised back to the production team.

Job Requirements:
As the Project Engineer you will be required to perform the following duties & responsibilities:
• You will be responsible for coordinating with the client’s representatives to ensure all information requirements have been issued.
• You will be responsible for raising TQ’s / RFI’s back to the client for outstanding information.
• You will attend ‘Technical Review’ meetings internally to ensure compliance with latest specifications is being met.
• You will prepare detailed technical specifications for sub-contracted works.
• You will be expected to enter technical discussions with potential suppliers to obtain the best possible technical solution. Materials would be procured on very tight budgets and you would be expected to maintain the quality of the product and the overall profitability of the contract.
• You may be required to attend internal ‘Project Cost Review' meetings with the Management Team, where you will be required to give a brief resume of the contract to date.
• When required by the client, you will travel to their offices to attend design, progress and site meetings and carry out quality inspections of sub-contracted work at their premises.
• A small amount of travel is required for this position both in the northwest and UK.
• You will be required to have a good knowledge of the latest BS standards and demonstrate a good understanding of the latest CE marking requirements.
• You will be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of corrosion protection systems, mainly galvanizing and painting.

Key Relationships Internal
• Production Director - to support and manage performance to achieve output and profit objectives, meeting product delivery requirements. Be able to communicate and present potential improvements. Help set targets and budgets, monitor, and liaise with a Production team.
• Quality Manager - to ensure the smooth running of the company’s quality procedures and systems and to maintain encourage and develop the company ethos of producing high-quality products.
• Production Manager – to ensure detailed information is flowing and feeding back best practice for production methods. Liaise with targets and budgets, monitor and report back to the Production Director

• Suppliers – Liaise with, to ensure delivery of raw materials and other associated components/consumables to meet production needs.
• Client – Establish project requirements during the project, specifications, Raise TQ’s, and project delivery dates.

Permanent & Contract rates negotiable
Please send your CV at the earliest opportunity.

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What Candidates Say

I'd also like to take the chance to thank you for all your help during my time with Ambitek. I have always been paid on time and any worries I had were sorted out incredibly quickly either by yourself or your colleagues. Thank you for making my time as a contractor as painless as possible. I would certainly have no qualms about being employed by your agency again sometime in the future. Although obviously not any time soon!!!!

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