Remediation Project Manager

Our client is a remediation contractor delivering solutions on a diverse range of projects from small fuel spills through to large multi-technology soil and groundwater remediation of brownfield sites. Their regular clients include developers, environmental consultants, local authorities and industry. Our client’s mission is to continually advance their understanding and manage risk in the ground.
Our client is an equal opportunities employer which prides itself on a high level of customer service and is committed to health & safety.
Role & Requirements:
As part of their ongoing expansion and confirmed future workload they have identified the requirement for a Remediation Project Manager. This is a permanent position working with their experienced team on all aspects of remediation.
Attractive salary and benefits will accompany excellent career development opportunities within a thriving & expanding business.
Candidates will likely have a minimum of 6 years relevant experience in either earthworks / contaminated land remediation / waste management / civil engineering / geotechnical engineering / water treatment / asbestos, including experience in a contracting role and in project management.
  • Working knowledge of earthworks practices and soil and groundwater remedial approaches is desirable, although further training will be provided as required.
  • A valid driving licence is essential.
  • Key personal attributes are good communication, a team player, initiative, organisation, resolve, flexibility and ambition.
The role location will be mixed between office and sites, plus an element of home working can be included (if desired) subject to further discussion. Candidates will ideally be located in the southeast of England, and within commuting distance of their Essex office, although this is not essential. Sites will primarily be in the south of England although further afield on occasion, and some overnight stays may be required (expenses covered).
Duties (training provided subject to skills and experience):
The main tasks of the role will include but not be limited to the following;
• Lead the profitable, safe and compliant delivery of projects.
• Planning, monitoring and updating progress against programme, phasing and resources, supported as required by the company.
• Build and maintain relationships with clients, consultants and suppliers.
• Internal and external progress reporting (including commercial / technical / operational aspects).
• Valuations, invoicing and client liaison.
• Manage contract variations and communicate changes to the project team.
• Oversight of project purchase orders / hire orders, including approvals, review of suppliers performance, checking invoices etc.
• Identify and implement value engineering and cost saving options as projects progress.
• Identify key risks during projects and communicate & manage these.
• Ensure that health, safety & environmental obligations are met, and manage closeout of incident / accident reporting.
• Ensure technical / legislative / regulatory compliance on projects.
• Compilation / checking of various reports.
• Ensure contractual, commercial, technical and regulatory close out and verification of projects.
• Supervise / mentor / delegate to other staff.
• Communicate lessons learned and knowledge gained to other staff.

The salary for this role is £45,000 to £65,000 per annum dependant on experience with excellent benefit programmes available.

This role is commutable from Chelmsford, Southend-on-Sea and Gravesend.