Assistant Mechanical Project Manager

Location : Rochester, Kent, England
Job Ref : MS73
Consultant : Molly Smith
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £35k per year + circa


MS73 – Assistant Mechanical Project Manager

Location: Rochester

Salary: £35,000 per annum circa

Overview: First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an Assistant Mechanical Project Manager on behalf of one of our clients.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To support the overall management of the procurement process, working in conjunction with the estimating and design team.
  • Programming and resourcing labour, sub-contractors and materials.
  • Site management, progressing works & liaising with clients, including variations & remedial works.
  • Ensuring compliance with company procedures and reporting to the Mechanical Project Manager.
  • To prepare and circulate concise project reports which accurately reflect the status and issues of the current projects.
  • To ensure timely highlighting and resolution of project technical queries.
  • To maintain accurate and up to date resource plans.
  • Ensure that all client complaints are logged and resolved to the satisfaction of the management team.
  • To liaise with clients and assist on project schedules and priorities to ensure consistent on-time performance.
  • To proactively establish relationships with clients, suppliers & sub-contractors.
  • Provide full support to all operatives, directors and clients when delivering the projects assigned.
  • Provide constructive feedback to others to help improve performance.
  • Seek and responds positively to regular performance feedback from other people.
  • Assists with the involvement of appropriate individuals in working actively together to resolve issues and develop new ideas, as appropriate.
  • Generate and consider a range of options when deciding on the way forward and how to resolve problems and issues.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Clean full UK Driving Licence.
  • NVQ level 3 Heating & ventilation or similar.
  • High level of knowledge in commercial and contractual issues in a project environment.
  • High level of business awareness.
  • Ability to initiate and create project plans.
  • Setting and managing department internal budgets.
  • Possess good business negotiating skills.
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Office, Hevacomp, Autocad & MS Project.
  • Ability to motivate both directly employed and sub-contract labour.
  • Assist with structuring meetings/contact with others (in groups or one to one) to ensure that goals are achieved.
  • Will require pricing and estimation knowledge
  • High level security clearances will be required and will include advanced DBS checks.
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral.

Location: Rochester

Salary: £35,000 per annum circa

Request Callback