Senior Projects & Operations Manager

Location Manchester
Job Type Interim
Salary £50 - 60 per hour
Contact Luke Corr
Call 07795 452 175
Reference 12105772LC1

** Snr Projects/Ops Manager – Electrical & Process **

Rate: £50.00p/h - £60.00p/h gross DOE

6-month contract – outside IR35

 Northwest / Manchester / Cheshire / Lancashire

Projects / Operations / machinery equipment / LV Distribution / Food sector

Our client:

Our client is a leading UK Engineering, projects, and installations company, managing EPC projects for major blue chip FMCG/Food manufacturers UK wide. They are recruiting for an experienced Senior Projects/Ops Manager, for an initial 6-month contract, with the likelihood of extension.

They are looking for an Senor Projects/Ops Manager to join their team on a contract/interim basis to lead key project installations & teams, ensuring client requirments are met.

For the position of Senior Projects/Ops Manager, you will require to conduct the following daily duties:

  • Reporting to the Operations Director, you will lead the development of projects from initial design review, through to commission and hand over
  • Assessing all electrical and Process (capital equipment) existing site systems and set-up
  • Authority on all plant installation projects
  • Overseeing teams and site Installation Managers, making sure they have everything
  • Liaising with the client – design review, concept, quotations to completion
  • Managing major key clients (value ranging - £200k-£300k), 4-6 projects at any one time
  • Updating costs and programmes – working passes (Checking timesheets)
  • Ensure all site H&S aspects are considered - site RAMs / Permits
  • Reviewing AutoCAD based drawing (mods? / Tech dimensions?)

The successful Senior Projects/Ops Manager will need to have the following attributes:

  • Apprentice trained ideally to NVQ L3/HNC Electrical Engineering minimum
  • strong Project Management backgroung
  • In-depth Food Industry (capex projects & site equipment installations) experience (NOT CIVIL/CONSTRUCTION)
  • A strong communicator, Leader, organised, flexible mindset, strive for excellence
  • Travel covering all North and possibly up to Scotland
  • Working on site 5 days a week – part of the team

The benefits of this position:

  • Working with a highly reputable engineering projects organisation (EPCM)
  • Further contract project scope within the business
  • Outside IR35 – Limited company suitable

I am looking to speak to talented contract/interim Senior Project Manager from Electrical/Process, who are looking for a rewarding and challenging technical position. For more information on this please contact Luke Corr – Recruitment Manager at ATA Recruitment.

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