Electrical Construction Manager

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen to join an industry leader in UK’s Building Services providers. We design, develop and deliver a wide range of offsite-prefabricated, innovative and sustainable building service solutions throughout the UK & Europe.

Alternative Heat specialises in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of Pre-Fabricated energy solutions, typically built in NI and shipped throughout the UK & Europe. We also offer turnkey design, build & operate solutions for commercial energy centers and large-scale district heating solutions and have experience with successfully procuring and delivering many similar packages to a wide range of public body’s throughout UK & Europe.

We are currently looking to fill the role of Electrical Construction Manager to support our growing Operations Team in our fabulous new Head Quarters based in Banbridge. This post is permanent contract. It is an amazing opportunity for a candidate that wants to develop and grow with a progressive and dynamic company to further your career.

Job Summary

The successful candidate would be working in conjunction with an established commercial project management team and alongside our in-house M&E design team, who operate with the latest Revit, AutoCAD & MEP 3D design packages, hence previous experience working on commercial M&E projects at a managers level is essential.

The majority of our projects are currently based throughout the UK and Europe and predominantly commercial M&E laid installation with a small section Construction. Any experience in construction would be beneficial but not essential.

Key responsibilities of the post holder will include

  • Ensure project value, drawings, specification and order are agreed and in place before works commence
  • Ensure company HSEQ policies & procedures are adhered to throughout the duration of the project
  • Ensure all RAMS are accurately developed throughout the project to cover all elements of works being carried out
  • Correspond directly with client / customer and other associated contractors where necessary throughout the duration of the project
  • Ensure all plant and equipment are procured correctly, in line with the specification and client requirements
  • Throughout the project track costs (material & labour) to ensure the project will be delivered as per original target spends
  • Assess requirement for labour and sub-contractors to undertake various elements of installation work
  • Manage sub-contractors to ensure they fulfil company requirements and are engaged appropriately via fixed price JCT contract
  • Working along side our in house design team to review electrical constructions drawing to ensure they are inline with current regulations
  • Prepare accurate programme of works to ensure all works are planned in manner that key dates can be met
  • Provide accurate information on contract variation and monthly claims
  • Ability to set out your own work load and to priorities the key elements of the project to ensure we deliver project programmes
  • Site survey existing services to determine appropriate options for successful integration with M&E services and BMS control packages
  • Assist in the preparation of accurate installation drawings and “As installed” drawings upon completion of works
  • Assist with the preparation of O&M manuals upon completion of the project
  • Ability to work in conjunction with the wider MEP management within your team to plan and deliver each contract in a proactive and efficient manner
  • Ability to work in conjunction with the site teams and contractors onsite to ensure all works are carried out safely and to a high standard
  • Any other duties deemed necessary by management

Travel Requirements:

This role is aimed to be predominantly office based, (Mon-Thurs 7.30am-5pm, Fri 7.30am-3pm). There will be a requirement to attend frequent site meetings for example to meet client representatives, carry out site surveys, assess site progress, meet sub-contractors, assist with co-ordination plant operational checks & final commissioning. It would be reasonable to assume you would need to be out onsite at least 1-2 days per week.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience at a similar level.
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing or engineering sectors will be considered highly advantageous.
  • Extensive knowledge of and ability to deliver contracts in line with current BS7671 installation regulations.
  • omputer skills including the ability to operate Microsoft Office, excel & works planner.
  • Organised and structured approach to your work.
  • Ability to work under pressure and cope with a varied portfolio of work
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Good interpersonal Skills
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic

Location:

Head Office, Banbridge

Hours:

07:30-17:00, Mon – Thurs, 07:30-15.00 Fri

 

Salary:

Competitive depending on experience

Responsible to:

Project Manager

About Us

The opportunity has arisen to join an industry leader in UK's Building Services providers. We design, develop and deliver a wide range of offsite-prefabricated, innovative and sustainable building service solutions throughout the UK & Ireland.

Alternative Heat specialises in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of prefabricated energy solutions, typically built in NI and shipped throughout the UK and Ireland. We also offer turnkey design, build and operate solutions for commercial energy centers and large-scale district heating solutions and have experience with successfully procuring and delivering many similiar packages to a wide range of public body's throughout Ireland and UK.

Employee Benefits:

  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Annual Health Check
  • 30 days Annual Leave
To apply for this role, send your CV and covering letter to hradmin@alternativeheat.co.uk Alternative Heat is an equal opportunities employer.
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