Engineering Project Manager

  • Permanent
  • Perth

KBM Resourcing Ltd

Project Manager required for an industry leading company delivering top quality structural, mechanical and electrical projects for blue-chip manufacturers in a range of industries.
This is a great opportunity to join a company who can offer long term career stability within a friendly working environment.  They work nationwide from its Head Office in Scotland. Travel will be required within the role with between two and three days per week on site.
Salary is negotiable D.O.E circa £40,000 to £60,000 + Holidays + Pension + Vehicle or Mileage (either or available)
To be successful in this role you will have:
Strong project management experience with a record of projects delivered safely, on time, and to customers specific requirements.
An engineering background, preferably being degree qualified, and a strong understanding / expertise of mechanical, electrical and structural engineering principles
An unerring focus on Health, Safety and the Environment
Project Management certification
SMSTS certification
The successful candidate will work closely within a collaborative team of six project managers. The company typically has around 20 running projects so this role will be managing up to five projects directly at any given time.
You will be responsible for all project planning, managing the budget and working closely with the Design, Procurement and Fabrication functions of the company. You will act as a key point of contact for all stakeholders including Clients, Suppliers and Consultants.
The Role:
Take responsibility for the safety of all staff and stakeholders of the business at all times, both on customers’ sites and at the business’s premises.
Managing up to five projects at a time, take ownership and accountability for the successful delivery of projects safely, on time, to the Customer’s satisfaction and to budget.  Depending on project specific requirements, this will include:
Project planning and scheduling
Budget and cost control, and tracking
Design development including survey work
Procurement, Buying and Expediting
Site Assistance and Quality Control
Problem solving to hit deadlines
Fact-based progress reporting and issue identification
Working collaboratively and communicating widely with the other functional stakeholders both within the business and externally, to deliver our projects and continuously improve how the Company operates. These stakeholders include Design Team, Procurement, Fabrication Workshop, Site Engineers, Finance, Suppliers and Customers
Over time, implementing an Account Management approach to key Customers and identifying and building relationships with new Customers across the sectors in which the Company operates
Form relationships with key decision makers in Customer organisations
Track major opportunities from inception
Understand budget constraints
Monitor organisational moves in customers
Developing detailed Engineering Scopes and Commercial Proposals in collaboration with the wider Company team for major projects, deploying a commercial approach to pricing and risk factors

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