Project Manager, South East London/Surrey

We are currently looking for a Project Manager, South East London/Surrey to join our growing Construction department to be home-based covering the South East London/Surrey area.

Could you be the perfect fit?

About the Role:

The main purpose of the Project Manager, Surrey role is to successfully deliver new electricity and gas connection projects from LV to 66kV and LP – MP.

Your 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

What we are looking for:

Experience / Knowledge:

  • 5 years’ experience in Electrical Project Management 
  • Experienced in managing internal and external labour for cable installation, jointing, switchgear installation and gas installation works
  • Previous experience of power distribution or gas networks advantageous
  • NRSWA Supervisor qualifications advantageous

Qualifications:

  • Qualification in Electrical Engineering e.g. C&G, ONC, HNC & Degree (equivalent Engineering qualifications may be considered)
  • SMSTS, ECS/CSCS, First Aid, Manual Handling

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

Core Benefits:

In return of your hard work and dedication, we can offer you:

  • Competitive starting salary 
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, rising by 1 day a year after two complete years’ service, up to a maximum of 30 days
  • Death in Service Insurance (3x salary)
  • 5% Employer Pension Contribution
  • Private Medical Insurance (following successful probation)
  • 24/7, 365 days a year confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) 
  • Cycle to work scheme 

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