Project Manager

Project Manager

Project Manager


  • Project Manager jobs role
  • Manage site commissioning of industrial plant / heavy plant (generators, lifting equipment etc.)  
  • Flexible on location : Derby, Nottingham, Uttoxeter : work from home with travel
  • £38,000 - £48,000 + car


Are you seeking Project managers jobs in the Derby, Nottingham, Uttoxeter region? Alternatively are you a Service Manager, Service Engineer, Commissioning Engineer or Commissioning manager who is wanting to work for a highly profitable business? We are also happy to look at Project engineers or project coordinators who want to make a step up into project manager jobs roles


Company Info & Notes on the Project Manager jobs role


  • Company is £8m t/o, 22 headcount but part of a £110m larger group of businesses.
  • They are highly profitable
  • This is a newly created role
  • There is a strong “kit delivered to site” element to this job (i.e. it’s not really project management of design/production – it’s more skewed to customer and the capital equipment commission process)
  • Ultimately their product / solution isn’t overly complex but it’s that schedule, Gantt chart, plan organise commissioning and make sure H&S, risk assessments, customer is updated etc.
  • You will manage 4 or 5 projects at a time
  • Once the kit has been commissioned / complete you will then also be a point of contact to help manage any service work etc
  • You will have a mix of work from home & Travel to offices/customer sites. Not massive amounts of travel but you will need to be open to travel


What we need / your background


  • Midlands based – able to get to Stafford / Newark fairly easily (so Derby, Nottingham, Uttoxeter or similar)
  • Project management mind-set and structure (used to dealing with Gantt charts or similar) – someone who can structure projects in a common sense but good documented way (so it’s not a role that demands a very heavy Prince 2 methodology – just a well organised common sense approach)
  • Key is excellent organisation + communication skills.
  • Technical wise – no big requirements – ideally been involved with mechanical engineering, on site equipment, cranes, refrigeration plant or similar BUT we are very flexible on this front
  • Organised and pro-active – you don’t need to have ‘projects experience’ or “project manager” on your CV BUT you will have good project management skills (organised, structured, detail focused).
  • Friendly and wanting to work for a SME who value loyalty, friendliness and professionalism


This Project Manager jobs role is commutable from Derby, Nottingham, Uttoxeter and wider Midlands / east Midlands areas.


To apply please contact Edward Smith


Please note that if you are not contacted within the next ten days then your application, on this occasion, has not been successful.  We thank you for taking the time to apply.


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