Engineering Project Manager

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
£400-£450 per day
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is currently looking for a project manager (Planned preventive maintenance and Inventory Management)

Task Description overview

A project manager required to deliver two projects:

1) Maintenance review of existing planned, predictive maintenance job plans and migrate to a new Maximo system

2) Effective management of spares and parts for NWL business for field teams

Essential duties to include;

  • Ensure effective delivery of allocated projects and tasks
  • Refining Project Scopes and objectives to ensure agreed milestones are suitable, realistic and achievable
  • Develop and agree the schedule for individual Projects that effectively allocates resources to activities
  • Work with the planning team to develop and deliver a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage performance and changes in project scope
  • Monitoring performance via weekly reports to Programme Manager
  • Minimise project risks with effective RAIDD ownership for allocated parts of the project

Skills Requirements / Subject Matter

  • Experience of installation, maintenance and repair of critical and non-critical assets.
  • Practical experience in implementing and managing asset management regimes.
  • Proven experience in implementing and managing statutory and non-statutory maintenance regimes using industry standard CAMS.
  • Experience of risk management, continual improvement, performance management and life cycle activities within an asset management environment.
  • Knowledge/experience of PAS 55 / ISO 55001 asset management standards.
  • Experience of managing asset verification surveys
  • Experience of asset Hierarchy and application of same
  • Experience in identifying potential problems as a result of Condition Surveys, undertake a logical and methodical interrogation of information, data, sources and trends, and keep accurate records and audit trail.
  • Ability to confidently present solutions and ideas to convince others to an agreed outcome defend the commercial position and negotiate best possible outcome
  • Ensure the Life Cycle Schedule (PPM) meets the documented processes and procedures.
  • Provide reports on performance for all projects and Life cycle work.
  • Produce performance measures to demonstrate satisfactory Life Cycle and project management performance against indicators/SLA?s and costs against budget
  • Good working knowledge of H&S related to building engineering services.
  • Relevant industry experience in a technical/operational management or consultancy role: 5 years+

Personal Qualities & Behaviours

  • A team player but able to work under own initiative and able to escalate matters out of own limitations
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload
  • Strong communications skills, both written and verbal
  • A strong customer centric approach
  • Ability to coach colleagues, interact with people at all levels and proactively build professional creditability and relationships.
  • Good communicator at all levels and have the ability to present their case competently ensuing all understand what is being delivered.
  • Demonstrate ability to manage multiple issues and short term projects concurrently
  • IT literacy - candidate must have report writing skills. Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint proficiency required

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