Project Manager

Posted 22 March 2023
Salary £45k - 55k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameChas Earl

Job description

Role: Project Manager (Water)
Location: Bradford     
Salary: Up to £55,000 p/a plus package
My client, who are a leading provider of professional and technical support to the water industry, local government and private developers. Are looking for a Project Manager with experience working in the water sector to join the water team in the Bradford office.
Based in the Leeds/ Bradford area, this role will be delivering AMP7 capital programme for Yorkshire Water across clean and waste water sites and have clean and wastewater experience. You will have the opportunity to work within a dynamic team on a challenging mix of projects in water and wastewater engineering.


·The role is end to end project management, starting from inception stage and taking the project through various stages such as investigation, bid, outline design, detailed design, procurement, construction, commissioning and handover.
·You will hold budgetary control, forecasting project expenditure and monitoring programme performance, whilst ensuring effective delivery. Responsible and accountable for the delivery of project on time and budget.
·Managing and overseeing the production of outline and detailed designs, reports, drawings, tender documents, specifications.
·Experience with programming (i.e. Primavera, MS project etc.) and program control systems.
·Manage Subcontractors and Suppliers on the project where appropriate and ensure the relevant NEC form of subcontract is used and complied with.
·Ability to build, maintain and manage strong client relationships.
·Drive excellence in Health & Safety in design, ensuring a culture of safety by design by eliminating hazards and risks wherever possible.
·Manage risk and opportunities on all assigned projects


·You will ideally have significant experience in delivering Civil Engineering projects and qualifications in this discipline
·HND, HNC would be advantageous
·It is desirable that you possess a Project Management qualification or be working towards a qualification in this area. In addition, a good working knowledge of different contract types (including NEC), and different procurement options is desirable.
·Excellent report writing, communication and teamwork skills.
·Experience of water and wastewater projects.
·Confidence and experience of meeting with internal and external clients and of producing proposals.
·Willingness to travel to meet the needs of specific projects is desirable
·Analytical and problem solving, attention to detail and creative thinking.
·Experience in design and build projects.
·Expert user of Microsoft office suite.
·High level of commercial awareness.

Qualifications and tickets:
·CSCS  card holder, (Black card) or equivalent
·SMSTS 5day
·Good Knowledge of Engineering and Construction Contract NEC3
·Nice to have, Level 2 Medium Risk Confined Spaces
·Water Hygiene
·NRASWA Streetworks & Supervisor
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
We are looking to move quick sourcing for this position. Apply Today and We will be in touch to progress your application. You can contact me at or reach me on 02393 876 074.
Due to the volume of applicants, we may only be able to respond to Applicants who are to be progressed to the next stage. If you do not hear from us unfortunately it means your application hasn't been successful.