Electrical Project Manager

Permanent @Garniche Jobs London in Construction
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Job Detail

  • Job ID 1224218
  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience Fresh
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description

Due to continued success & expansion on several high profile projects our client require an Electrical Project Manager for a data centre in London.

This will be a direct staff role & will carry a competitive salary package DOE.

Our client are looking for someone who has seen a project through from inception to completion & someone who has had longevity in their previous roles.

You must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience on data centres.

You will be expected to manager a team of 60+ on this site.


Our client are a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Mainland Europe, the Nordics and the UK. They are involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Data Centre, Healthcare, Education, Commercial, and Power Generation.

You will join a hard-working ambitious team and you will benefit from a supportive culture, where your ideas and contributions will be recognized.

Roles and responsibilities

Project Start-Up Phase

Arrange and chair handover from estimating department to construction team

Liaise with the Director of the project regarding staffing for the project

Validate project and in doing so develop business plan, cost control system, cash flow and billable schedules

Produce procurement plan, drawing / design plan, construction programme, s-curve and histogram

Liaise with client and design team on procurement and engineering issues

Develop project safety and quality plans

Mobilise sub-contractors and labour in accordance with business plan

Development Project measure prior to commencement of Construction in line with the agreed project programme

Project Running Phase

Agree a training plan for staff and operatives with the Director of the project

Manage your site team:

Effective day to day running of site activities

Delivery of the project within the given constraints of time and cost

Monthly team meetings to discuss project progress against milestones

Ensure compliance with programme, materials deliveries, engineering, quality and safety

Ensure compliance with contract requirements

Audits to be carried out by the Engineering Manager in accordance with the design plan

Attend meetings with client

Hold weekly progress meetings with sub-contractors covering health, safety and training

Ensure effective cost and sales control in conjunction with Q.S & Lead Engineers

Advise client in good time of current sales plan

Ensure productivity at work face is measured on a weekly basis also maintain project progress control

Submit monthly internal reports to Operations Director

To minimise company exposure to risk on the project

Ensure compliance with all relevant technical aspects within construction industry standards and local authorities requirements if applicable

Manage labour and subcontractors ensuring compliance for installation

Create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs

Relations with the client and stakeholders to be maintained and managed

To apply the client’s methodology effectively and enforce project standards

Audit and prepare on-site quality plans, monitor & maintain site EHS requirements

Establish an effective material stock control and storage system

Project Completion Phase

Understand the requirements and actions to be taken to test, commission and handover the project prior to the commencement of the commissioning period

Ensure testing and commissioning is carried out in accordance with the Quality Plan and projects specific requirements

Ensure final design audit (if applicable) is carried out by the Engineering Manager

Complete and certify all ‘life systems’ in good time for handover date

Ensure all systems are demonstrated to Client and projects Building control officer

Issue O&M manual format’s for approval prior to final submission

Handover O&M manual and record drawings

Prepare final account with the QS, submit and agree with client in line with company objective

Demobilise site team and establishment in conjunction with Director of the project

Produce a project close-out report and submit to the Operations Director

Archive project server and EHS files in accordance with requirements

Maintain contact with client for warranty period and thereafter when retention monies are collected

Undertake a lessons learnt review on the project and present these findings to the Directors

Post contract completion i.e. clearing site/archiving/financial & practical review/installed drawings and manuals/secure disposal of confidential information and systems


Must have 3+ years data centre experience (this is essential)

Experience with an MEP contractor a must

Detailed knowledge of the Project Manager role

Commercial understanding

Health, Safety and Environmental systems

Knowledge of the teams strengths and weaknesses


£100k-£110k salary DOE

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