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Senior Electrical Project Engineer

  • Location:
    Manchester Airport
  • Salary:
    £55,000 - £62,000
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Building Services
  • Deadline:
    July 5, 2024

Senior Project Engineer – 2 no. Electrical
Manchester Airport – Terminal 2 renovation

About our client

Our client work across a variety of sectors within the building and infrastructure industry, and have an innovative, responsible and forward-thinking approach which allows them to win contracts and work on fantastic ground-breaking projects, providing solutions using the latest tools and technologies.
They are one of the leading independent engineering and services businesses in the UK and have a turnover of £500m and several thousand employees. They are proud of their history of developing great people through investing in training. Progression is something they value, and they will make sure that when you join your team you have a clearly defined development path, supported by regular reviews, training and ongoing support to enable you to be the best you can be.


We have a fantastic opportunity for 2 Electrically biased Senior Project Engineers to join our team working on a major project at Manchester Airport valued in excess of £100M. This involves the refurbishment of the existing terminal 2 on the site with a new construction of a departure pier with works to begin in July 2024.
In this role you will be responsible for the effective project engineering service, exclusively by the role holder or as part of a team of engineers under a project manager, to ensure that defined projects are engineered to specification and delivered in line with planned costs.

Some of the key deliverables in this role will include

  • Participate and positively contribute to all the current pre-commencement/focus win company procedures for a project that has been allocated to the jobholder for execution and completion, to ensure that the company liabilities and risks on the project are minimised, fully adhering to the Delegated Authorities Matrix and Project Log requirements.
  • Review and evaluate the project works required by the specification and drawings, and re-engineer the installations and systems to ensure the precise provision of the customer’s requirements, and enhanced profitability for the company.
  • Ensure that all operational activities are carried out in compliance with internal procedure and external legislation.
  • Maintaining positive relationships with the project customer
    Sub-contractor managements.
  • Manage the successful completion of the project/area under control in line with agreed quality and commercial plans to achieve targets within agreed timescales and cost constraints.
  • Team Leadership

What we are looking for

Significant experience on large M&E / Building services projects.
Electrically biased or in-depth knowledge in this area.
Experience of leading project team members with an area of control.

Salary and benefits

We’re always evolving our benefits to ensure we’re attracting and retaining great people. Some of what you can expect includes:
Salary of £55-62K
Car/Car allowance
Pension with a leading provider and up to 8% employer contribution
Personal Wellbeing and Volunteer Days
Private Medical Insurance
Free 24/7 365 Employee Assistance Program to support mental health and well-being (including counselling sessions and legal advice)
Flexible benefits to suit from Dental Insurance, Gym Memberships, Give As You Earn, Travel Insurance, Tax Free Bikes.
Personal development programme

Application next steps

As a business, our client is building a culture where everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. Our client outlines the recruitment process to you ahead of time and if you require any accommodations to participate in the application or interview process, please let us know and we will liaise with the client to ensure your needs are met.