Construction Projects Head of Engineering

Construction Projects Head of Engineering

Job Title: Construction Projects Head of Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: 895770_1554735461
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 08, 2019 15:57

Job Description

Are you an experienced construction project manager who enjoys travelling around the world and would like to provide design recommendations and construct storage infrastructures for a leading weapons manufacturer?

As part of the customer infrastructure team, you will operate internationally in a challenging and fast paced complex environment to deliver time and cost sensitive infrastructure design and construction needs to customers. You will enter a growing European company operating in 50 countries across the five continents with the opportunity to enhance your experience with a rich variety of projects and widen your knowledge of aerospace and defence project management practises.

The role will involve joining the Infrastructure Project Team in concept design, preliminary design, detailed design and construction. You will be contributing to the decisions in relation to the relevant supply chain and to any project management tasks such as scheduling, costing, etc. You will participate in the technical validation at gates between projects phases and be a source of expert advise and technical excellence for any infrastructure topic.

Key Skills
*Ideally degree qualified in disciplines related to building and construction or relevant experience
*Extensive professional experience in construction projects
*International experience working within industry and with customers
*Like travelling and moving frequently
*Good track record in the management of sub-contractors for design and construction
*Strong demonstrable project management experience covering the design and construction phase
*General knowledge of building design and related disciplines
*COMAH / Pyrotechnic and related HSE experience will be an advantage
*Domain of Defence experience will be an advantage

Construction Projects Head of Engineering
£50k-£75k + Flexible working, paid overtime, comprehensive pension, bonuses, private healthcare
Hertfordshire / International

Construction, Project Management, Infrastructure, Design Concepts, Engineering, Building, International Travel, Customers, Sub-Contractor Management, COMAH, Pyrotechnical Buildings, Structures, Defence, Weapon Systems, Storage, Military Facilities

This is a fantastic opportunity to take ownership of constructing buildings for military use, further your career as a construction project manager and develop your background with a truly international exposure. Alongside a great benefits package including flexible working, paid overtime, a comprehensive pension scheme, bonus schemes, private healthcare, sporting activities and access to incredible site facilities.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.