Mechanical Project ManagerM&E Contracting

Mechanical Project Manager - M&E Contracting - £50k - Cheshire. I am currently looking for a Mechanical Contracts Manager to be based out of Stockport. As a well know M&E contractor, this name in the industry provide M&E package, Air Con & Design and build to some high profile, blue chip clients. With several offices in the UK, the contractor is well established within the market. We are looking for a candidate who has a strong Mechanical background within the building services industry. You will have experience within mechanical project delivery, with values up to 3m+ within the Commercial, Residential and Leisure sectors.

About the Client:

As one of the UK’s longest standing AC contractors, this M&E Building services contractor have been a strong competitor in the market for a long time. With AC expertise, this company have grown in time to become an all-round contractor offering specialist services to it’s lead name clients. My client is looking for an experienced Mechanical Project Manager in and around Cheshire.

About the Role:

  • Oversee and manage the lifecycle of the project or section of a project as set out by the line manager
  • Directing site team (Site supervisor, sub-contract and suppliers)
  • Ensure the clients requirements are being met, and maintain client relationships.
  • Ensure daily, weekly and monthly workload commitments are achieved within set timescales
  • Ensure the requirements and quality of the installed works are in line with the specification, drawings and standards
  • Monitor the progress of the works and issuing frequent reports to the Project Manager or client as required
  • Attendance at meetings on behalf of the company either in conjunction with others or individually
  • Attending regular internal review meetings as required
  • Responsible for all matters affecting the financial stability of the project and issue frequent reports to the Project Manager as required
  • Responsible for the procurement of all plant, equipment, subcontractors and labour packages necessary for the works within the allotted spend limits commensurate with this role
  • Responsible for ensuring with the Project Manager that all outgoing payments of suppliers and subcontractors are dealt with correctly and in accordance with company procedures
  • Responsible for overall Health and Safety Management on projects, including, ensuring all personnel on site are working in accordance with latest guidance on Health & Safety at works act, including having and using the correct PPE
  • Responsible for co-ordinating information flow to/from the client
  • Provide information to the Project Manager to ensure that all Applications for Payment are compiled correctly in line with company procedures.
  • Provide information to the Project Manager to ensure that all Contract Variations are captured and costed correctly in line with company procedures
  • Responsible for ensuring the staff working for him/her understand fully their role and fulfil the requirements set out for them
  • Begin final account negotiations with Clients and sub-contractors providing all supporting documents for agreement by the Project Manager/Director.
  • Review value engineering both internally for commercial gain and externally if required

About the Candidate:

  • To demonstrate good understanding of project financial control
  • To confidently negotiate with suppliers and subcontractors.
  • To continually look for avenues to improve project margin.
  • To manage time and tasks to ensure efficient running of projects and department
  • To form, build and maintain relationships with clients, suppliers and subcontractors
  • To present all correspondence, tenders, drawings in a professional manner
  • Problem solving skills
  • Self-motivating
  • Professional
  • Mechanical Engineering experience
  • Project management skills
  • Negotiation skills

Points of Appeal:

  • Prestigious projects
  •  Growing Company
  •  Progression Opportunities
  • Opportunity to work with a strong name within the market


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Robert Mortimer on 0203 640 8989 or email