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Technical Manager

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: Water
  • Contact: Nathaniel Drew
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0121 200 5526
  • Expiry Date: 13 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 403562NDR

Our client is looking to strengthen Design team with a Technical Manager for their framework.
The client will see them deliver a £1.4bn programme of work over the next five years.

As our new Technical Manager, you’ll be responsible for CDM Principal Designer duties whilst ensuring technical outputs meet the requirements of the Totex Delivery Process as well as meeting project affordability within timescales agreed with the project team

As a visible and hands on leader you’ll lead a team of engineers, taking projects from conceptual stage right through to closing out projects you’ll look to implement efficient and innovative solutions to reduce cost and carbon across our programmes.

Key responsibilities:
Deliver complete designs to meet project requirements whilst embracing technological advancements and help achieve the aim of fully attributed 3D models for every project to facilitate the manipulation of data
Develop and embed standard products, quality standards, collaborative working approaches and the Risk, Opportunity & Value process to optimise performance and reputation
Drive and champion excellence in Health & Safety by completing required audits and documentation and never compromising anyone’s safety during projects
Plan the technical aspects of project by liaising with Lead Project Managers, Integrated Project Leaders and Discipline Heads paying attention to correct resource allocation to meet project demands
Effectively manage a wide-range of diverse stakeholder groups by acting as the trusted and visible technical link between Operations, Construction and Commissioning
Provide an environment where individuals can thrive and develop to enhance the overall team’s performance by continuously pushing the boundaries to consistently outperform

What they offer

They believe that people matter. They know that to build successful, creative teams they need a diverse workforce that can deliver new innovative ways of thinking. They provide an environment where you will have the freedom to develop and grow to your full potential.

Packages include -

A competitive salary

Hybrid Working

Car/car allowance (subject to role and level of position)

25 days holiday + Bank Holidays (with an additional 5 days available to buy)

Contribution Pension scheme

Life Assurance

Health Insurance

Private medical Insurance

And many more benefits including – cycle to work scheme, discounts and savings Hub, kids pass etc

About The Candidate
To be considered for this position, you’ll hold a degree, HNC or HND in Engineering and have experience in a technical role and be comfortable managing designs and multi-disciplinary projects specifically on Water Infrastructure. Knowledge of construction techniques and a strong understanding and demonstrable application of CDM in your projects will see you flourish and quickly add value to our operations.

Able to inspire and lead a team, you’ll be customer focussed in all the activities you undertake. With a strong appreciation of how collaboration can truly unlock complex projects, you’ll be able to assess unique situations and draw upon your technical expertise to make decisive, yet safety conscious, decisions to keep projects on track. Always operating with integrity and accountability, you’ll be able to build rapport and trust amongst your stakeholder and establish yourself and the team across the Alliance.