Recruiting for an experienced Electrical Project Manager to work on a Hyperscale Data Centre project in London for a large MEP contractor.

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 DEL¿s 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

Experience/Qualifications required:

  • Proven experience in a Project Management role on a Hyperscale Data Centre
  • 6+ years in a project management role  on a Hyperscale Data Centre
  • Trade or Degree qualified in an Electrical Discipline
  • Excellent people management experience
  • Experience overseeing a Data Centre project from inception to completion