Project Manager (Water)

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
  • Location: YorkshireHullUK
  • Sector: Civils & Utilities

We are seeking Experienced Project Manager to join our client’s growing water and wastewater business in the UK. As a Project Manager you will be responsible for the successful delivery of the Project or Projects assigned to you from a budget, programme & Health & Safety prospective from concept through to handover.

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Our client is an award-winning and innovative contractor providing project solutions for the water and wastewater industry including design, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance. The company has continued on its growth strategy within the UK Water Sector and now boasts projects and long-term framework agreements with key Water Companies including Yorkshire Water, Affinity Water and Thames Water.


  • To Manage the project / projects from inception to handover
  • Management & Administration of the Contract
  • Manage project outputs to agreed milestones & deadlines
  • Manage the budget against the target cost identify and escalating any changes within the target cost
  • Management of Health & Safety throughout the project
  • Forecast resource levels throughout the project cycle and report this to the Framework manager
  • Management and development of team members



  • Maintaining profit margin against target cost
  • Agreeing levels of resource against the programme
  • Site Health & Safety including management of the Health & Safety files
  • Environmental management
  • Maintaining Governance against company procedures
  • Agreeing the programme & schedule of works
  • Collaborating with all stakeholders engaged within the project
  • Ensuring production of all documentation required to manage the project in line with CDM requirements
  • Compilation of Weekly / monthly reports as dictated by the project
  • Monitoring of design outputs against the design deliverable schedule including remedial cause of action as required.
  • Collaboration and management of the client throughout the project cycle
  • Confirming that all regularity standards are adhered to
  • Technical governance and sign off is adhered to
  • Evaluating scope of work and highlighting business risk
  • Managing/eliminating business risk
  • Chair collaborative meetings
  • Management of budget
  • Liaison with site team
  • Manage team expectations and outputs
  • Manage client expectations
  • Any other duties that are commensurate with the position as may be assigned from time to time.


Experience/Qualifications Needed:

  • 10 years demonstrated Project management experience
  • Experience of managing multidiscipline teams
  • Experience of managing Multiple small projects or single larger projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in a MEICA, Civil or Environmental Engineering.
  • Project Management Professional Certification (PMP, APM)


Personal Attributes / Values:

  • The following are the key personal attributes and values we are looking for;
    • Driven individual
    • Proactive / can-do attitude
    • An organiser who can coordinate on multiple fronts
    • Structured thinker
    • Client-focussed
    • Facilitator of innovative thought and ideas
    • Strong leadership qualities
    • Both technical and commercially minded

What’s on offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Bonus incentive linked to KPIs.
  • Opportunity to join an ambitions company at the early stages of their growth phase in the UK market.


  • Role based in Yorkshire. (Other locations considered to support our Frameworks)
  • Permanent role Preferred.

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