Project Manager- battery storage

Our client is a fast-growing contractor working on large scale electrical projects across the UK. These projects include battery storage, gas generation, industrial and renewables projects.

They are currently looking for Project Managers to join their team on upcoming projects across the UK working on large battery storage projects. Ideally, they would like candidates with exposure to similar electrical projects as well as having some civil engineering exposure as well.


* Managing a project from inception to completion, ensuring that it is delivered on-time, within scope and within budget

* Undertake site surveys to establish local conditions which impact design, as well as researching local supply costs for inclusion in the project budget

* Work with the design & engineering team to review all project documents and information provided by the client/developer and throughout the design process

* Work with the project director to prepare a detailed project budget, which needs to be closely monitored throughout the life of the project

* Develop a detailed programme of works (PoW) to track progress

* Preparation of suppliers’ and subcontractors’ contracts Manage and supervise site engineers & subcontractors PoW and scope

* Ensure appropriate availability and allocation of resources

* Preparation of daily, weekly and monthly progress reports both internally and for our clients

* Manage project implementation activities, ensuring QHSE standards are met

* Perform risk assessments on the project and proactively solve any matters encountered on site in conjunction with the site engineers (escalating to the project director if required)

* Report to the project director any deviations from the PoW, budget or scope

* Manage the relationship with the client, suppliers and subcontractors, as well as internal teams

* Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

* Handover of the project to the internal O&M team


* BEng/MEng in electrical, mechanical, civil engineering or other.

* MSc is considered an advantage

* Certification in project management e.g. MBA / PMP / PRINCE II is considered an advantage

* Proven track record (minimum 5 years’ experience) in the construction and project management of energy related projects such as battery storage projects and solar parks.

* Experience in UK and especially in battery storage projects is considered an advantage.

* Fluency in English essential (both spoken and written)

* Excellent communication, organisation and interpersonal skills

* Working knowledge of MS Project

* Working knowledge of MS Office

Roles would be long term positions with a company that has a strong book of work for 2022 and would provide accommodation etc for candidates working away from home as well as travel/car and other perks
L.McGarry Ltd
Rotherham, United Kingdom, gb
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