Jacobs Senior Infrastructure Delivery Lead in Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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About the Opportunity
Nuclear Power Programmes are delivering client critical works to some of our major UK and European Projects. Our embedded teams are delivering support to Hinkley Point C (New build power station in the South West), Sizewell C (located in the South East), helping develop technologies in SMR (Small modular Reactor) capability and working towards building Poland's first Nuclear Power station.
Working in both client facing and internal roles we are delivering major programme and project management capabilities throughout the project lifecycle. We are driving to deliver safe, high quality and to time solutions by thinking innovatively and working collaboratively.
The Senior Infrastructure Delivery Lead is responsible for directing the safe, timely and efficient provision of the Infrastructure including Mechanical and Electrical services in order to support a delay-free NNB construction programme. Key to the role is managing the technical delivery of the construction utility services, including civils, power, water and IT&T, in line with the relevant industry regulations and requirements of the whilst meeting the needs of the Tier 1 construction companies as an enabler to meeting their construction schedules. The role involves extensive liaison with the Tier 1 contractors, service providers, internal and external regulators, to deliver a compliant, effective and efficient service. The role will support the delivery and execution of the HPC Area Management model providing technical decisions and judgements to allow Best for Project decisions to be made in their area. Key accountabilities:
Lead the provision of critical site support services to a construction workforce of circa 11,600
Deputise for the Service Manager in the responsibility for budgetary control for contracts with values of up to £250m [full project lifecycle] and accountability for all statutory, regulatory and site controls.
Manage a range of multi-level stakeholder relationships both internally and externally
Providing day to day operational support on all cross functional aspects of electrical & mechanical activities including organisation and leadership to NNB Delivery Leads
Define the work scope to be delivered within the contract or package of work and the interfaces with all other elements of the project.
Ensuring training and mentoring of all direct reports and managing the discipline, safety, effectiveness and competency of the Tier 1 contractor team.
Develop and execute effective strategies and plans in line with the overall programme execution plan [PEP]
Here’s what you’ll need :
Extensive Project Management experience including mechanical and electrical installation
Extensive knowledge and experience in the utilities industry.
Knowledge and understanding of Lifting Operations Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER).
Technical experience and an understanding of British standards and regulations.
Full knowledge of CDM regulations.
Handover documentation for “as built” drawings and operation and maintenance manuals.
Electrical and mechanical utilities distribution.
Knowledge and understanding of high voltage systems. 11kV/400V substations and distribution.
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