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M&E Project Manager

  • £55,000 - 65,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Oxford

Why Work for this business?

The client is an award-winning main contractor that also has development and sub-contracting streams. Beyond producing a strong product, they place emphasis on training and developing staff, corporate social responsibility including working with local supply chain, working with local education to promote construction careers & recycling materials.

About the opportunity

Our client is currently looking to recruit an experienced M&E Manager to spearhead provide technical advice and add experience to their first-class main contracting division. You will be over multiple projects, that will range in value from £5m-20m, across the prime residential, high class contracting, commercial and healthcare sectors. This will be a demanding but rewarding opportunity. Duties will include:

  • To assist operational teams by carrying out technical checks on proposed sub-contractors before they are appointed.
  • Attend progress and technical meetings
  • To manage the site inspection reporting system and provide regular reports to the operational teams
  • To provide advice and support to ensure that design and installations meets legislative and health and safety requirements
  • To liaise closely with in-house and external designers providing advice and guidance on practical aspects of mechanical and electrical installations
  • Monitor sub-contractors mechanical and electrical works
  • To investigate and resolve technical issues on site put forward by the operational teams on the various contracts in hand
  • Advising on energy use and conservation in a range of buildings and sites, aiming to minimise the environmental impact and reduce the carbon footprint
  • To check design submissions from consulting engineers & contractors
  • To check specifications tender and working drawings etc. on projects and give advice to delivery teams

The Company

Our client is a successful mid-sized main contractor that has consistently performed and produced profit for over 50 years. The operate in the private and public sector, covering new build and refurbishment contracts, undertaking project in the Education, Health, Industrial, leisure and retail markets. Working on buildings varying from hospitals, educational buildings, churches to leisure facilities and prime private residences, and their enviable track record is based on expertise, experience and responsive environment.

Repeat business is important to the company, as well as successfully tendering. They work throughout the Home Counties from their Oxfordshire HQ. Recent projects include a local emergency services hub, private leisure facility and private school build.

About the Benefits and Rewards:

The base package is circa £55,000 – £65,000, with package include car/allowance, healthcare and pension.


The suitable candidate must have experience as M&E Manager working with a main contractor.Only those with a solid career history will be considered.