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  • Job reference: RMS0138384

Project Manager

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 12/01/2015
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (02/02/15)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our client based in Renfrew, provides a range of specialist, underwater operating and engineering services in the defence sector worldwide.

Drawing support from a multi-disciplinary project team, an opportunity exists for a Project Manager to be responsible for project execution and performance against key measures which include quality, safety, on time delivery and financial performance from project start up to close and review.

The Role:
This is a Middle to Senior Level Position.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the management of a variety of projects

Report and interface with Project Director

Manage individual projects to time and budget

The Project Manager will Identify and mitigate project risks

Collate / produce progress & project reports and aid in decision making

Meet with clients to report on progress and ensure projects are in line with client expectations

Assign tasks to design/engineers/department

Compile and issue of sub-contract orders through procurement department

The Project Manager will ensure that project related documentation is complete, accurate and up-to-date

Occasional Role

Travel to client/customer and manage/communicate/present project specifics sometimes overseas

Engaging with Workshop Management or with the Operations team off shore

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
 Have a proven Managerial / Project background
 Be comfortable working independently on complex and varied problems
 Have a sound knowledge of engineering principles + strong mechanical / electrical engineering skills
 Happy with working in a small team and the additional responsibilities that entails
 At ease dealing directly with customers and contractors
 Comfortable with maintaining and controlling project documentation, costs and procedures
 Focused on delivering to tight deadlines and specifications
The Project Manager will be Capable of reacting to changes + willing to go the extra mile to deliver quality products

Relevant experience in an appropriate marine / engineering field

Effectively identify and communicate critical tasks and key risks

An appropriate engineering degree or time served trade background

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Familiarly with international Quality and Safety standards

Be familiar with working to marine and defence standards

Marine/Subsea/offshore/defence background

Previous experience of commercially sensitive projects + the security aspects this entails

Be flexible and available to travel worldwide in support of project activities.

Full clean driving licence
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