Engineering Project Manager - 6 months - Durham

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Project Manager – 6 months – Durham

My Durham based client is currently looking to recruit an Engineering Project Manager with a background in asset management and planned maintenance for an initial 6 month contract.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience;

  • HNC/ ONC – Qualifications
  • IMECHE membership
  • Experience of maintenance review of existing planned, predictive maintenance job plans and migrate to a new Maximo system.
  • Experience of effective management of spares and parts my clients field teams.
  • 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 for the role;

  • 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.

If you have the above skills and experience click apply now – Thanks.

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