Senior Mechanical Project Manager

Michael Taylor Search & Selection
Central London / West End
From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus package and benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The client is a leading Mechanical & Electrical contractor operating in central London and the surrounding home counties. Having been established for 20 years they benefit from a large amount of repeat business. With a turnover in excess of £180M they operate in Commercial Office, Residential, Datacentre, Pharmaceutical and Public sectors. Their clients included: Land Securities, Stanhope, Royal Mail, Mace, Brookfield and Sir Robert McAlpine, to name a few. They pride themselves on being able to deliver technically, logistically challenging and fast pace schemes. As a result of number of successful tenders their Major projects division is looking to recruit. They are seeking a Senior Mechanical Project Manager to lead one of their projects. These projects are typically large new build office blocks in central London. Key to delivering such schemes is up front engineering, ensuring the project can be delivered technically, within budget and on time. Clients include: Sir Robert McAlpine, Brookfield, Lend Lease and Mace. Lead Project Manager – London – £75-80,000 + Package (Freelance also considered)Role: Reporting into an office based project director the candidate is responsible for taking the project from tender analysis to project handover. Roles / Responsibilities: • Review of the estimate / tender for the mechanical project elements, in conjunction with the project team, to fully determine and understand the conditions, requirements, deliverables, risks and liabilities of the works, as defined and awarded by the client.• Assessment and organisation of the mechanical resources required to execute the project in a safe, efficient and profitable manner.• Communication to project team members of all information, including: project contractual conditions, specifications, drawings and working instructions for the execution of the project. • Ensure the safe and efficient execution of mechanical project installations and procedures, both on and off site.• Management of prefabrication plans (road closures / crane lifts etc.)• Supervision and motivation of project team members, including training and development, throughout the project. • Establish a productive working relationship with the client, on all mechanical installation responsibilities, concerning design and co-ordination activities and develop contract/project opportunities. • Ensure the efficient production of Mechanical project engineering through to installation, in accordance with project conditions and requirements, taking account of the CDM and other project quality and programme requirements. • Ensure the efficient operation of project procurement, mechanical plant, material, kit; control and costing policies and procedures. You will also aid and assist in producing accurate and current project procurement schedules, and cost reports for senior project management. Required Skills:• Qualified with ONC/HNC or higher in Mechanical Engineering / Building Services Engineering.• Experience managing large new build projects, with a minimum mechanical value of circa £5M• Preferably have experience working on Lend Lease, Mace, Sir Robert McAlpine or Brookfield sites. • Experience using prefabrication solutions.In return they offer:• A health pipeline of prestigious London schemes• A competitive basic salary• The opportunity to progress to a senior management role