Contracts Manager – Mechanical

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Parker Technical Services part of the Edwin James Group is a leading independently owned property and infrastructure support services company delivering integrated building and facilities management services. Our team of over 1000 people works for and with a diverse Blue Chip client base across diverse sectors including Manufacturing, Food, Government and private programs. Our goal is to be known as a straightforward, no-nonsense operation that is easy to understand, and easy to work with.

We provide a strong health and safety culture and ample personal development opportunities. Our ethos is Safety, Service, People this is known as the EJ way and is practised throughout the group

Due to exciting growth plans, new contract wins and acquisitions we have a new permanent job opportunity for an experienced Mechanically Biased Contracts Manager to assist in the deliver of mechanical and plumbing works based out of our offices in Inverness

Key Responsibilities

This role will include a variety of tasks including the following:

  • Be able to plan the projects from start to finish
  • Oversee the running of the projects enabling on time and in budget delivery
  • Management of resources including direct labour and sub contractors
  • Be responsible for risk management and health and safety
  • Ensure that all materials and plant are available dealing and negotiating with suppliers
  • Ensuring that all of the management reporting and compliance is up to date and accurate supporting with audits where necessary
  • Occasional responsibility for training and delivering briefings
Skills & Experience
We value everyone’s skills and experiences but for this role are looking for people who:
  • Who have a technical background in mechanical and plumbing within the construction industry
  • A strong understanding of Project management, construction procedures and principles
  • A Relevant level of knowledge of Health and Safety within construction
  • Are experienced in cost control and budgeting with a track record of delivering on time projects
  • An effective communicator both verbally and written at all levels to staff, third parties and senior stakeholders
  • IOSH,SMSTS, PRINCE2, APM preferred but not essentia
  • A competitive salary and benefits package appropriate to this position
  • Supported training both internally and externally
  • A company who put employee wellbeing at the forefront of its agenda
  • Career Development within a growing and constantly evolving business

If this is your dream role, then we’d love to hear from you

We are an equal opportunity employer who promotes and celebrates diversity within our business. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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