Project Engineering Manager

Location Woking
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Mark Swindle

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Published: about 2 months ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Project Engineering Manager on behalf of our client based in Woking. This is a full time permanent role.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure quality and technical excellence, provide key managerial, administrative & technical support and boost morale of the Team members for the jobs under supervision. Provide necessary technical guidance to lead engineer and all team members on job to ensure smooth working of both home-office & offsite offices.

  • Shall have execution experience in managing the Construction, commissioning, interfacing with multiple parties who are involved in building a large facility for extra high voltage electrical substations or large EHV switchyards in the UK / European region.

  • Fully conversant with Construction Design ad management (CDM) requirements, preparing dossiers in accordance with same.

  • Able to lead, communicate with local government representatives to understand local design codes and standards applicable to the Onshore electrical large substations

  • Lead, direct and manage engineering task force assigned to deliver engineering for various HVAC & HVDC wind projects or proposals.

  • Participate in planning, scheduling, preparing multi-disciplinary tender documents.

  • Able to participate in various risk review sessions, design optimization initiatives, Resource deployment, budgeting, and cost control.

  • Participate in Proposal Cost review meeting with management.

  • Provide necessary support and guidance to Project Control, Construction and Commissioning.

  • Participate in Contract Review process and provide required inputs to Lead Engineer.

  • Interact with other discipline within Client, Original equipment manufacturers, Sub-contractors as and when required in close consultation with the lead.

  • Review all key documents before issue and ensure that all systems are in place for preparation of engineering documents.

  • Identify opportunity cost effective measures for value engineering and design optimization.

  • Guide and support lead engineers to carry out risk/reward/technical integrity studies of Electrical systems.

  • Review engineering problems and guide the team in selecting safe, efficient and economical solution.

  • Able to lead and manage multidisciplinary and multilocation teams to deliver high quality engineering solutions for Offshore HVAC/HVDC projects.

  • Ability to effectively motivate, lead and direct a multi-cultural team.

  • Able to understand and manage complex Interface requirements with regards to the large onshore land stations (Electrical substations).

  • Able to convince and direct constructability and risk reviews and mitigate the problems encountered.

  • Ensure Seamless coordination and Interface within various parties i.e. Client, Project Team, Engineering Team, Vendors, Installation and Construction Contractors.

  • Effective Scheduling and Monitoring of Engineering Deliverables to achieve timely completion.

  • Provide technical advice for various engineering activities including system design, equipment design and analysis, installation procedures and support, operating procedures, and training.

  • Review of critical project design deliverables and philosophies to verify and ensure reliability, compliance with specifications, contract technical requirements and functional integrity.

  • Ensures that all required HSE norms are adhered to at the work place and in design.

  • Act as the Company's focal representative with Clients, suppliers, partners and third party sub-contractors ensuring that Company interests are both optimized and protected.

Essential Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.

  • Overall experience on executing the large Onshore Land Station (extra high voltage electrical substation) related work

  • Possess good knowledge of relevant local codes & standard from the UK and European region, DNV-GL, IEC, BS, IEEE.

  • Very good leadership qualities, strong communication skills

  • Shall possess ability to grasp other international standards and Client specifications as demanded by work.

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.