Project Manager

  • Job Reference: 3657
  • Date Posted: 12 June 2024
  • Location: Sheffield - Thorncliffe Park, Unit 5, Newton Business Centre, Thorncliffe Park Estate, Newton Chambe
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Project Management
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We're looking for a Project Manager to join our Natural Resources, Nuclear and Networks Team on our Severn Trent Water Framework.

Location: - covering Severn Trent sites, with main focus in Scunthorpe

Contract: Permanent- Full Time - flexible and part-time hours may be available if desired, just let us know


As Project Manager, you'll be responsible for the supervision of the projects and the workforce covering Severn Trent sites in the midlands and South Yorkshire working on wastewater treatment works. Within the role you'll work on capital projects within the water industry, working on upgrade and resilience of wastewater treatment sites delivering both Design and Build up to £10m in value. You'll be accountable for the time, cost, quality and all safety aspects.

Your day to day will include:

  • Work at maintaining the highest standards of safety, contributing to the value engineering and buildability of the project.
  • Determination to gain agreement of programmes and methods of construction with Planners and other appropriate production personnel.
  • Marshalling of resources for the overall control and execution of the works including the selection of sub-contractors to carry out the works.
  • Ensuring that key dates, resource requirements, production rates, overhead targets etc, are established, monitored and controlled.
  • Running ECI projects
  • Support the drive for cost control, and forecasting to margin and able to manage multiple or larger packages of work.

What are we looking for?

This role of Project Manager is great for you if you hold:

  • Proven management experience, preferably in the water and wastewater industry.
  • HNC or higher in Civil Engineering and hold SMSTS and CSCS.
  • Relevant Civil Engineering Experience in non-infrastructure and experience of M&E works.

We're all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome! So, even if you don't tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

Rewards and benefits
We're proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. You can see more information of benefits here .

Diversity and inclusion
Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We're proud of the steps we've taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier's diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. You can see our D&I action plan here .

We look forward to seeing your application to join the #constructionrevolution #joinkier #LI-CH