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Project Manager

Ref no. BHN565863
Salary £50,000 - £55,000/annum
Location Plymouth, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

An exciting opportunity with a national ship infrastructure repair and manufacturing company has arisen for a Project Manager, based in Plymouth

Key skills required for this role

Project Management experience from Marine/Marine Civils/Construction background


Project Management experience from Marine/Marine Civils/Construction background

Job description

The role requires a versatile, enthusiastic individual to join a growing team within a dynamic sector. You will be managing a growing portfolio which offers a diverse workload in an interesting environment with opportunities for training.

You will be responsible for coordinating and supervising projects and the work of production staff, ensuring that all work is delivered safely on time and within budget along with managing equipment and materials required. This involves ensuring all Company and legal regulations are implemented, that all required documentation is completed as necessary and recording daily work on site.

Principle Duties

  1. Manage marine infrastructure projects as directed, including supervising and monitoring the work undertaken by production staff and subcontractors, ensuring the required quality and safety standards are met whilst ensuring good time keeping and conduct of staff.
  2. To prepare project plans and monitor performance, including all worked hours, materials, consumables, equipment, and subcontracted work quoted on a project in order to complete the project on time and on budget.
  3. Conduct regular progress reporting on the completion of projects to the senior management, especially if there is a problem which may have an impact on the cost or completion of the project.
  4. To monitor levels of, and carry out the purchasing of consumables, plant and materials to support projects to ensure continuity of delivery without associated delay.
  5. Making sure that all the aims and objectives of the project are met, as well as keeping in regular communication with the customer ensuring that their needs and expectations are met.
  6. Ensure standards of good housekeeping and organisation are achieved in all work areas at on site locations.
  7. To travel to sites/customers to survey work and assist in the quotation process of any project deemed as required.
  8. To ensure projects have the relevant SHE and quality documentation prepared and implemented before working starts, and that these are read and understood by the team and safe working procedures are applied to all projects.
  9. To ensure that any required lifetime quality records (LTQR's) are completed, retained and collated to form quality packs upon project completion.
  10. In addition to the responsibilities listed above, all employees must be flexible in their approach and undertake other duties that are commensurate with the post holder's level, wherever they may be, to achieve the objectives of the Company.

Qualifications required:

  • Good communication skills including spoken and written English and must be able to communicate sensitively, politely and clearly with staff, managers and suppliers.
  • Minimum of five years projects experience in the marine or civil engineering industry.
  • Be prepared to travel as required for the overall gain of the business.
  • Full UK driving licence.
  • Must have good demonstrable organisational skills.
  • Must be able to interpret technical drawings, schematic parts manuals and diagrams and associated technical data & specifications.
  • Must be able to work as part of a team and be able to motivate staff.
  • Preference for SC clearance persons, must have ability to gain BPSS, confined space training, SMSTS, CSCS

Safety Responsibilities:

You are responsible for ensuring that you and all employees under your control work safely and comply with all current and relevant health, safety and environmental legislation.
You are responsible for ensuring that employees implement safe systems of work according to our client procedures.
You are responsible for ensuring your own safety and that of the employees under your control and of visitors and the general public when on our client's property.
You must ensure that accidents, incidents and near misses to you or staff under your control are reported and recorded and that the accident book is completed promptly.


Dependant on experience, to be discussed at application

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