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Contracts Manager

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 18414

Our client based in Mayo has an immediate vacancy for a Contracts Manager to join their Contracts Team. The company is a complete end to end solutions provider involved in the design, build, operation and maintenance of water and wastewater assets & infrastructure in the municipal (Local authority), Industrial (Food and Beverage/Dairy/Pharmaceutical) markets.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Project manage all aspects of water and wastewater pumping and treatment installations primarily focused on Mechanical/Electrical/ICA requirements with minor civil works included.
  • On Contract award, review tender submissions and develop plan for contract delivery.
  • Take the lead on Contract Design, considering innovative solutions and opportunities for off- site manufacture.
  • Lead & mentor a team of engineers in the delivery of new & existing contracts.
  • Oversee commercial matters arising during Contract delivery – from supporting Project engineers with procurement from supply chain, negotiating subcontracts to managing commercial matters with Clients.
  • Monitoring Project programmes for multiple contracts.
  • Co-ordinating regular Contract review meetings with the contracts Team.
  • Ensuring monthly invoicing targets are been achieved.
  • Creating project programme and ensuring that all required project interfaces are allowed for, from design to final site commissioning & handover.
  • Liaising & co-ordinating all works with the Client and relevant stakeholders.
  • Management of all site labour including subcontractors.
  • Ensuring projects are completed safely, on time and within budget.
  • Writing engineering reports, reviewing method statements and commissioning schedules.
  • Ensuring procedures are in place which facilitate the safe delivery of Contracts.

 Skills / Attributes:

  • Proven experience & ability to manage, mentor and improve team members.
  • Proficiency in PC skills.
  • Excellent inter-personal skills and communication skills.
  • Experience in mechanical & Electrical design and ability to review and interpret specifications.
  • Experience and knowledge of various process designs in the Water & Wastewater Treatment sector.
  • Proven track record in delivery of projects with a mechanical & electrical focus.
  • Strong collaborative skills with an ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Have a willingness to learn and be challenged in the water and waste water Industry.
  • Proven experience in delivery of projects with strong emphasis on H & S.

Education Requirements:

  • Third level Mechanical, Civil or Electrical Engineering degree/Diploma

For a confidential discussion on this role please contact Chris O Toole

091 706 713