Project Manager - Nuclear

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  • Location

    Kent, England

  • Sector:

    Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    £45.00 - £55.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Natalie Pritchard-Barrett

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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We are looking for an experienced Mechanical & Electrical Project Manager able to lead Facility Development/Major Maintenance & construction projects including infrastructure, building and utility service area projects of limited complexity or assist in managing complex projects. Also may lead small groups of non-complex projects.

The Division has complex, high-profile Nuclear projects and to support these high profile Projects within facility development/ major maintenance projects.
Please note, this role is not a facilities manager position but a project manager position within facility upgrades.
Role Requirements
We are looking for a fully motivated and proactive person with the following skills & experience:
Extensive experience in Project Management (APM/APMP Desirable)
Degree/HND or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering as a minimum requirement
Significant knowledge of legislation, planning guidelines and industry best practice relating to Facility Development/Major Maintenance projects.
Experience of working on Nuclear sites is desirable
Extensive recent and relevant experience in a similar environment / business sector
Awareness of various contracting methodologies (e.g. FIDIC/NEC3/JCT etc.)
Full project lifecycle experience from bid phase through to close out.

Good working knowledge of large industrial sites, in relation to infrastructure, building and utility services.
Lead on Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Quality within the project.
Delivery of project to the baseline schedule/cost and performance in line with project and business success criteria
Establishing and maintaining governance arrangements for the delivery of the project, defining clear roles, responsibilities and accountabilities that align with the company Business Management System
Accountable for planning and monitoring the programme (profit & loss) agree plans with the Sponsor and submit/present regular Monthly Review Reports indicating any deviations and corrective action taken
Managing the Customer Interface and associated management of the project including identification and monitoring of project risks (threats and opportunities), planning and implementing response to these and responding to other issues that affect the project.
Leading the project to deliver world class performance by means of employee engagement, continuous improvement and identifying and implementing the latest technology

Additional Key Accountabilities:

Commitment to and the ongoing monitoring of programme baseline (cost / schedule / risk)
Responsible for forming and managing effective relationships with project stakeholders
Responsible for coordinating activities and dependencies within the project and identifying external dependencies on other projects, resource or environments
Effectively managing the resources within the delivery organisation, influencing and leading the stream
Planning and controlling finances as a means of driving performance
Provide a point of escalation for project team members
Responsible for managing third party suppliers to achieve the desired programme outcomes

Quality Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Ensure compliance with all statutory, regulatory and recommended best practice.
Develop and communicate Quality KPIs and dashboards
Drive Quality Improvements based on analysis of trends etc.
Responsible for ensuring that Company Quality standards are achieved or exceed on the Project
Responsible for ensuring that the contracted QA / QC requirements are adhered to at all stages in the project, leading to an efficient handover and sign off by the client
Responsible for ensuring that all contract required Quality standards are embedded within the Project and that the product, as delivered to the customer, is fully compliant with all contract, requirements.

Contract is for 12 months but could lead on to permanent work.
Successful candidates will need to be CTC cleared prior to commencing work.