Grid Connection Project Manager

Home Based
£40000 - £50000 Per Annum
08 Nov 2013
06 Dec 2013
Nick Gillison
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Grid Connection Project Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £40,000 – 50,000
Location: Home Based
Consultant: Nick Gillison

The Company
The Green Recruitment Company is representing a leading Independent Connection Provider looking to add a Project Manager to their team.

The Role
• Manage and supervise internal and external staff; covering cable jointing, substation installation, excavation & reinstatement, cable installation, commissioning and energisation
• Responsible for project safety, cost and quality
• Prepare Work Instructions, Risk Assessments & Method Statements
• Liaise with Local Authorities regarding street works
• Procure and control project materials
• Provide monthly project reports and ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget
• Liaise with DNO’s & iDNO’s to complete final connections
• Liaise with and support both the client and UKPS team to ensure smooth project delivery

The Candidate
• 5 years’ experience in Project Management within the Electricity distribution industry
• Capable in DNO, iDNO, local authority liaison
• Previous DNO/iDNO authorisations an advantage
• Experienced in managing internal and external labour for cable laying, cable jointing, switchgear installation and commissioning
• Previous experience of power distribution networks
• Qualification in Electrical Engineering e.g. C&G, ONC, HNC & Degree (equivalent Engineering qualifications may be considered)
• Solid organisational ability and strong influencing skills
• Ability to work effectively within a team, with good communication skills
• Customer service orientated, and a desire to achieve the best results
• Problem solver and solution provider

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.
To apply for this role please contact us at:

+44 (0) 207 902 1191