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Project Manager – Water

  • £55,000 - £60,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Are you a Utility Project Manager looking for new options?

About the company

My client is a multi-disciplined, cash-rich, well-known sub-contractor who is currently turning over £90M per annum. They specialise primarily within the water (wastewater and clean water) and infrastructure/non-infrastructure areas of civil engineering, with offices in North London, Kent, and on the south coast (this role will be based in their North London office).

This position has come about due to continued and strategic ongoing growth but while the business is looking to expand, they are also keen to maintain their family feel atmosphere, where it’s a fun working environment and everyone, is treated as a name, not a number, with the respect from the directors across the company. This is a contractor I enjoy recruiting for. Over the last 4 and a half years I have placed 3 of their senior managers and all of them are still there and enjoying it.

About the role

Due to a large pipeline, long-term pipeline of work, my client is looking for a Project Manager to join the company. You will be working on reservoir repair and maintenance projects across London but your office will be based in Dartford. This will be a hands-on, technically challenging position. Your role will involve, ordering plant & materials, monitoring the activities and performance of the Project, producing and owning contract programmes as well as developing and maintaining relationships with relevant client representatives, supply chain, and local authorities. You will also be responsible for site-level budget control and commercial performance.

About the benefits & Rewards

My client is one of the best utilities & Civil Engineering Contractors in the southeast, they have a low staff turnover and a great relationship with several key water clients such as Thames Water, Southern Water, Affinity Water, and South East Water, which means you will be offered long term stability. On top of this, you will be rewarded with a salary ranging between £55,000 – £60,000 + £5600 car allowance.

About the requirements

You will need to have Project Management experience working on water R&M projects for a UK-based, self-delivering utility contractor. On top of this, I am looking for someone who holds strong stability throughout their CV.