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Project Leader - Water Sector

Ref no. BHN558594
Location Newport, Wales
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

My Client is recruiting for a Project Leader in the Water Sector

Key skills required for this role



Water Sector Experience

Job description

My Client is recruiting for a Project Leader in the Water Sector

Agile working
Committed to providing a flexible and agile working environment that supports both our employees and the needs of the business. ​With flexibility of working from home, office and site.

Our Client is currently recruiting Engineers across Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Process disciplines to work as Project Leaders to help support in delivering work for some of the UK's largest water and sewerage companies.

They believe the best engineering projects are delivered by engineers, so we combine the traditional Project Manager and Engineer roles into a single, Project Leader role.

The Role:

  • Lead the design of water and wastewater infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects through the outline and detailed design, construction, commissioning, and handover
  • Coordinate the project team including Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Process designers and ensure designs are completed on programme, within budget, and to the quality defined by each framework and industry specifications
  • Work as part of a "Project triangle" alongside a Site Manager and Quantity Surveyor to ensure that technical, constructability and commercial aspects of project delivery are considered throughout.
  • Build positive relationships with the client project, operational and technical assurance teams and promote a "one-team" approach.
  • Support and mentor less experienced members of the team.
  • Visit sites across your frameworks region as required to develop the design and support the construction delivery of your projects (costs incurred are recoverable).

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Degree/HNC/HND or similar in Engineering discipline preferably Mechanical, Electrical or Process
  • Outline and detailed design experience of water or wastewater projects
  • Knowledge of the Designer or Principal Designer duties under CDM 2015
  • Ideally experience of Project manage the design of water and wastewater projects
  • Ideally a Chartered Engineer or working towards chartership

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