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Technical Manager

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: (Negotiable on relevant experience)
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted over 1 year ago

  • Sector: Water, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Scott Robbins
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 786 7018
  • Expiry Date: 15 June 2023
  • Job Ref: 401335SRO

Job Title: Technical Manager
Location: Peterborough
Sectors: Water, Construction, Civil Engineering
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £60,00 to £70,00 Per Annum + Package (Negotiable on relevant experience)

Purpose of the role

Our client is looking to strengthen their Design team with a Technical Manager for the @one Alliance framework. The @one Alliance is a totally collaborative organisation made up of seven partner companies (Anglian Water, Balfour Beatty, Barhale, MMB, MWH Treatment, Skanska and SWECO) and their extended supply chain, delivering over half of Anglian Water’s capital investment programme.
The @one Alliance are heading into their latest Asset Management Period, known as AMP 7 and this 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.



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.