Jacobs Project Manager - Electrical/ C&I biased in Morecambe, United Kingdom
Project Manager - Electrical/ C&I biased
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With more than fifty years of Nuclear experience, Jacobs has unrivalled nuclear capability and provides full life-cycle solutions to our nuclear clients. Services include programme and project management, design and engineering, reactor support, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance, (radioactive) waste management, decommissioning and clean-up.
We have consistently delivered value and innovation to technically challenging and complex nuclear and environmental-related projects by offering multidisciplinary capabilities, technical expertise, proven processes and a commitment to regulatory compliance, health, safety and quality workmanship.
The current Jacobs Framework supports the Client in the following Discipline Areas:
Quality Management & Engineering
HSE Management & Engineering
The client owns and operates 8 nuclear, 2 coal and 1 gas-fired power stations, plus gas storage facilities, renewable assets and two administration offices. The coming together of the coal, gas and renewable assets with nuclear stations makes it the largest electricity supplier by volume and the biggest generator of low carbon electricity in Britain, providing 25% of the UK’s total electricity.
The candidate should have good leadership qualities, be highly motivated, well organised and capable of working within a closely knit team. They need to be able to respond well to the demands of working in the environment of a nuclear power plant.
Essential traits: being able to communicate, build relationships, be proactive and be part of a team.
The Project Manager position is required to support works undertaken across a range of projects being delivered by our client’s Investment Delivery portfolio at Heysham 2 nuclear power station.
The station has a diverse projects portfolio covering mechanical, civil, electrical and C&I works.
The projects encompass the full spectrum of the Investment Delivery Process from Concept, through Design, to Implementation and Commissioning.
Project(s) in Scope:
SEISMIC Qualification of SSD & TSD & Increased storage capacity
CCR C&I Upgrades, Chillers and Calorifiers changing to electric heaters, 12.5m Chiller Control Panel Dead Band Repair
Essential Plant Protection Equipment (EPPE) Obsolescence/Stabilisation
CO2 In-Water Analyser Replacement (ABB)
HV Protection Scheme
PLANTE Battery Systems Replacement
110V Essential Uninterruptible Power Supplies and 240V CCR Lighting Inverter replacement
Replacement of ageing DC Battery Chargers
11kV, 3.3kV switchgear obsolescence
3.3kV Switchgear Protection
11kV Switchgear Protection Replacement
Central Alarm System (CAS)- PARTIAL REPLACEMENT
Reactor Safety Circuits- REPLACEMENT ALARMS FOR "FIRST UP"
Emergency Indication Centre (EIC) Post Trip Indication Panels
Fire Detection System Refurbishment
Project Value(s): The individual project values are ranging from £1k – 8k with a spend profile shown over a 5 year period with multiple projects running at the same time.
Directing & leading all the activities & personnel associated with the full lifecycle of the project within the programme
Successful project delivery from concept design to handover & closure stages in accordance with safety, cost, scope, quality & time in line with the overall project schedule, meeting all business & technical requirements
Develop & implement the project execution plan for the delivery of the project
Define the work scope to be delivered & the interfaces to the other elements of the programme
Track progress against milestones, deadlines, budget & provide key stakeholders with reports on these matters
Identify risks & facilitate the resolution of all risks raised
Anticipate, manage & resolve issues
Fulfil all the contract contractual requirements & deliverables
Establish & maintain effective working relationships with all project team members, stakeholders & advisory services
Liaising with the Project Sponsor to ensure the business benefit is being delivered
Reports to: Projects Portfolio Manager (PPM)
Note1: This job description is not an exhaustive list of the responsibilities & activities that the job holder may be required to undertake
Note2: T&S package is not paid for non-locals
Note3: Expected to attend site during normal working hours Monday to Friday – 40hrs per week
Note4: May be asked to work unsociable hours during Station Outage and provide Weekend / Bank Holiday cover
Degree educated ideally in engineering, or equivalent qualification in an appropriate discipline with relative work experience
Nuclear experience, working within a regulated, licenced environment
Strong project delivery experience
Demonstrable experience of managing projects throughout the full project lifecycle, ideally across a range of complex multi-discipline projects
Familiar with current HSE and CDM legislation
Management of an integrated project team including staff, agency and assigned functional support
Evidence of working within environments with a high Quality & HSE standards/culture
Excellent communications skills & interpersonal skills, including questioning for clarification and establishing of facts, observation and active listening
Ability to cope well under pressure & work within tight timeframes
Clear decision making ability with the acumen to judge complex situations & assess when to escalate issues
Self-motivated, able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
Proficient in MS Office & knowledge of industry planning tools
Knowledge of estimating, scheduling, programming & risk tools
Knowledge of Earned Value tools
PMQ (APMP Level D) or equivalent PM qualification
Experience of working on EDF sites and/or knowledge of equivalent environments/processes
Understanding the needs of Quality & how it is assured & controlled
- BPSS level security clearance required
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Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Morecambe
Req ID: ATE00009U