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Project Manager (District Heating)

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Project Manager (District Heating)


£50'000 - £70'000 + Vehicle + Training Opportunities + Progression + Holidays + Pension

Excellent opportunity for a Project Manager with a background in Utilities or District Heating to join an ambitious and dynamic company, in a pivotal role working on prestigious projects contributing towards a greener future.

This is a unique role where the position can be a 12-month fixed term contract for candidates that wish to remain in the local area, or a permanent position for candidates that are willing to travel further afield.

This market leading organisation provide in the design and delivery of district heating projects and are passionate about contributing to a sustainable future. They are going from strength to strength and have seen great success in recent times with exciting projects on the horizon.

In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing a district network heating project in the Cardiff region initially, moving on to projects around the UK if permanent. This will involve managing H&S on site ensuring procedures are in place and standards are adhered to, consistent communication with clients, stakeholders and colleagues, commercial management, and managing on-site teams and designers. The role is site-based with no remote working.

The role would suit an established Project Manager with a background in the Utilities or Civils sector. Experience working on large pipework projects, or a background working on highways is extremely advantageous. Candidates should have SMSTS, excellent knowledge of H&S, and good commercial awareness of projects.

This is a fantastic opportunity to break into the sustainability sector and play your part in achieving net zero carbon emissions, with a reputable company that will invest in your development and encourage career progression.

The Role:
*Daily management of district heating projects
*Responsible for ensuring H&S is adhered to throughout projects
*Communication with clients and stakeholders throughout all stages
*Programme commercial management
*People management - on-site engineers, site supervisors, designers
*Site-based role
*Opportunity to be 12-month fixed term contract, or permanent if willing to travel further afield after project completion

The Person:
*Strong experience as a Project Manager
*Background in Civils, Utilities (large pipework projects) or district heating
*Experience working in a streetworks or highways environment is advantageous
*Excellent commercial awareness
*Able to communicate effectively to clients, stakeholders and colleagues
*Full UK Driving License
*Based in Cardiff or willing to travel to Cardiff on a daily basis

Key words: District Heating, DHN, Utilities, Pipework, Gas Pipes, Water Pipes, Low Carbon, Sustainability, Project Manager, Project Management, Site Manager, Engineering, SMSTS, Cardiff, Newport, Caerphilly, Bridgend, Penarth, Barry, Pontypridd, Talbot Green

Reference Number: BBBH159376

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Gabrielle Peters at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.