Project Team Leader

SH Recruitment Ltd
Cheshire, UK
17 Oct 2019
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading engineering company that specialises in industrial control systems is now recruiting for a project team leader.

Due to continued success and growth they are looking for a talented project team leader.


You will be supporting engineers with their growth and development by direct mentoring. You will need to be able to show how you have liaised with clients and suppliers to ensure that projects are delivered on time and on budget. You will also need to review design documents for the engineering team as well as being able to carry out site survey's and pre tender discussions with clients.

The ideal candidate who would suit this position would need to be highly motivated who can demonstrate delivering control systems projects and working closely with customers.

Main Responsibilities of a Team Leader:

•Commit to the whole lifecycle of delivering projects, from quoting to completion.

•Be forward thinking to identify when gaps and overloads may exist in the teams work load.
•Lead a team of engineers and, when needed, contractors, sub-contractors and work partners, to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget and to quality requirements.
•Identify, manage and mitigate project risks.
•Contract review and negotiation.
•Selection and management of any sub-contractors required for completion of project.
•Identifying and managing any work outside of project scope, ensuring customers' expectations are clearly set out and met.
•Review future project requirements for resources and identifying training and development opportunities for your team.
•Develop engineers in your team, and manage expectations and progression.

Required Skills and Experience:

•Ability to work unsupervised.

•Ability to foster great relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues.
•Experience delivering control system, PLC and SCADA type projects communicating directly with clients.
•Highly motivated, organised and flexible.
•Positive, personable and happy team player.
•Contractual awareness would be advantageous.
•Experience working in an engineering environment.
•Sometimes in life we are thrown curve balls, so you must be resilient to overcome adversity and lead your team through these times.
•Think outside the box and push the boundaries.
•Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office incl. Word, Excel & Outlook.
•Must be eligible to work in the UK.


Flexible working hours

Paid overtime

Profit share

25 days holidays and bank holidays

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