Assistant Project Manager

South West
Industry Sector:
Renewable Energy jobs, Waste Jobs, Water Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Wastewater Jobs, Environment Jobs, Recycling Jobs, Waste Management Jobs
Job Category:
Engineering, Project Management, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Maintenance Engineer, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineer
Job Type:
Education Level:
Please see job description
£30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Salary Description:
30000 Per Annum + Benefits
Start Date:
South West Water
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Do you hold a Civil Engineering Qualification and are looking to embark on a career in Project Management in the Water Industry?

South West Water provide reliable, efficient and high-quality drinking water and waste water services throughout Cornwall, Devon, and parts of Somerset and Dorset. We believe that by investing in the future of our region, we are not only improving the quality of life for today's residents and visitors but are also taking responsibility for future generations. Our aim is to continually drive up standards, particularly in the areas that matter most to our customers and be amongst the best in the water industry.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Project Manager to lead a small team within our Developer Services Team within the Engineering Department in Exeter, to deliver services to commercial developers to connect new developments to our sewerage networks.

Developer Services provides a reliable and helpful service to property developers, domestic and commercial customers for clean water and sewerage provisions. We are committed to providing a seamless and consistent end to end customer experience whilst protecting our network and assets for the future.

This role is offered on a 12 month Fixed Term Contract basis with the possibility of an extension or to be made permanent.

*** It's essential for this role that you hold a HNC/NVQ Level 4 in Civil Engineering or equivalent and are educated to A-level standard ***

The Role

The Assistant Project Manager will be responsible for all the aspects of delivery of developer lead sewer schemes delivered by the Company under the Water Industry Act from initial application to final handover. You will be accountable for building and maintaining customer relationships to ensure the consistent delivery of excellent level of service. Duties include:

 *Building and developing excellent working relationships with our customers. *Financial monitoring and forecasting the costs on the delivery schemes to ensure they are delivered on budget *Production of tenders in line with New Engineering Contract (NEC) on a design and build basis *Subsequently reviewing those tenders to make sure they are in line with the required standards *Technical support on point of connection enquiries.

The Ideal Assistant Project Manager:

 *Familiarity in preparation of monthly financial reports for projects *Experience in the management of multiple projects from application to final account with a track record in consistent delivery to time, quality and budget *Experience of maintaining an up-to-date high level understanding of the technical requirements related to the delivery of the services *Strong customer service experience and ethic, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels *Experienced with health & safety including promoting a culture of awareness within the team *Technical knowledge of wastewater

Rewards & Benefits: 

In return for your hard work as our Assistant Project Manager, we can offer a competitive salary of circa £30,000 depending on skills and experience; plus a range of excellent benefits, working within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

If you have the skills and experience to join our team as an Assistant Project Manager, click apply today.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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