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Project Manager

  • £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Birmingham

Project Manager – Remediation of Contaminated Land

Projects throughout the Midlands

Salary – £55,000 – £65,000 + package (dependant on experience)

About the Company:

Based in the Midlands and operating throughout the UK, our privately owned client who has been established for over 20 years, is a primary name in the design and implementation of ground/water remediation solutions for land regeneration. Due to their expertise, they have the ability to act as a main contractor for various blue chip companies and major housing developers to solve complex environmental ground and contamination problems on their behalf.

Our client has an excellent staff retention level which has been gained by constantly focusing on improving standards. They are renowned for looking after their employees, providing them with strong career progression opportunities through their extensive commitment to training and development and with their close management team; they are able to offer a strong family feel to the business

About the opportunity:

Due to continued expansion and confirmed forward workload of technical projects, my client is recruiting permanently for a Remediation Project Manager. Reporting directly to the Senior Operations team, you will be responsible for managing the profitable delivery of large remediation projects mainly throughout the Midlands.

General duties will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Manage the technical and commercial aspects of projects
  • Work with Operations team to ensure objectives and scope are delivered, including writing programmes, resource plans, and updating against progress
  • Manage contract variations and communicate changes to the project team
  • Internal and external progress reporting
  • Valuations, invoicing and client liaison
  • Identify value engineering and cost saving options as projects progress
  • Identify key risks / issues during projects, communicate & resolve with the team
  • Ensure that health, safety & environmental obligations are met – including +compilation / update of method statements, drawings, logging and closeout of accidents/incidents etc
  • Ensure legislative compliance on projects – including obtaining permits, licenses and consents as required
  • Ensure contractual, commercial and technical/verification close out of projects
  • Oversight of project purchasing, including approval of purchase orders, review of suppliers performance and invoices etc
  • Supervise / mentor technical staff
  • Report writing and compilation
  • Technical review of data / reports and QA / QC checking
  • Build and maintain relationships with clients / consultants / suppliers to optimise current and future contracts performance

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must hold a minimum of 7 years post graduate experience in contaminated land remediation, including experience in a contracting role and project management.

Working knowledge of a range of soil and groundwater remedial technologies, asbestos in soil, and the CL:AIRE Definition if Waste: Development Industry Code of Practice are required.

Whilst most projects will be in the Midlands, due to this contractor working throughout the UK, you must hold a full UK driving license and be willing to travel outside of the Midlands / work away from home when required (subsistence will be covered).

About the salary / rewards:

For this permanent opportunity, the salary has been left negotiable as it will be defined upon experience and suitability however professionals can expect to target a salary between £55,000 – £65,000. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered; travel allowance OR company vehicle in addition to standard benefits associated with a large successful company (pension, health care, laptop, phone etc.).

How to apply:

If interested in this opportunity, please forward a copy of your CV or any questions to or call Laura Pyle on 01923 750 095 to discuss further on a confidential basis.