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Contracts Manager

Employment type: Permanent, full-time

Location: Warrington

Hours: 37.5 core hours per week, Monday to Friday  

Salary: £60,000 – £70,000 p.a. + company vehicle + company benefits

Due to continued growth, my client is currently recruiting for a Contracts Manager, from a chemical or mechanical engineering background, to join their business on a permanent basis at their head office in Warrington.

My client provides environmental engineering solutions for clients in major processing, manufacturing, and production industries.

The Role

Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the Contracts Manager will be responsible for managing the multi-disciplined Engineering team in delivering large scale capital projects. The Contracts Manager will be tasked with gaining a clear understanding of project briefs and effectively establishing, planning, and coordinating the resources required in the Engineering team to deliver projects. Responsibilities include:

  • Managing project tender activity and providing technical support to the Sales team
  • Managing overall project engineering activity and ensuring projects are delivered professionally, whilst providing the agreed turnover and profit levels to meet the businesses’ growth ambitions
  • Establishing and creating project plans and budgets
  • Managing internal and external engineering resources
  • Providing and maintaining technical project engineering support

Experience/ Skills Required

  • A Chemical or Mechanical Engineering degree
  • Proven experience of working in a project management role covering multi-disciplinary projects (process, mechanical and electrical)
  • Experience of working with main contractors, EPCs or large subcontractors
  • Experience of managing large scale system installation projects
  • Proven managerial experience
  • It is essential candidates have good knowledge of heat and mass balance calculations
  • Willingness to travel throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe (when required)
  • Knowledge of air pollution controls, process drying or dust extraction systems would be beneficial, although not essential

This is an excellent opportunity to join an organisation which makes a positive impact on the environment and provides niche engineering services. As my client’s business grows, their will be scope for personal and professional development with the organisation. If you are an experienced Chemical or Mechanical Engineer with experience of project managing large system installations, please apply today to be considered.

Key words: Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Contracts Manager, Project Manager, Project Engineering, Energy from Waste, Petrochemical, Manufacturing, Production, Major Processing, Heat Calculations, Heat Recovery, Mass Balance Calculations, Pollution Controls  

    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Warrington
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £60000 - £70000