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Engineering Manager - HV Cables

United Kingdom
Job Type
13 Jul 2022
J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure.

Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, we provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including Transportation, Water, Power, Natural Resources, and Construction & Property.

Headquartered in London, we also have a number of related businesses - Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Urban Infrastructure; Murphy Process Engineering; Pipeline Testing Services; Specialist Welding Services; and Electrical Services. We are specialists in delivering pipelines; design; marine; structural steel; tunnelling; fabrication; bridges and piling; and invest heavily in our substantial holding of plant; equipment and facilities.

Murphy employs around 3,500 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as One Murphy by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success.

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Engineering Manager - HV Cables - United Kingdom

J Murphy and Sons Ltd are currently looking for an Engineering Manager to join our award-winning team. Our team is known for its extensive in-house expertise and continual drive to innovate within the industry. As the Engineering Manager you will have overall responsibility for site engineering on the project, including the day to day management of Engineers and the appointment of suitable resource to complete projects to the highest possible standard.

Following the One Murphy approach, we re able to deliver all aspects of the projects we work on. Murphy has designed, constructed, and commissioned projects for clients including National Grid, SSE and ├śrsted, on both transmission and distribution networks.

Recently acknowledged as the UK s 3rd Best Large Company to work for by Best Companies, this is a fantastic time to join J. Murphy & Sons! Take a look at the role outline and if you think you fit the bill and want to work as a Engineering Manager within a team that rewards performance, drives personal development and offers a great place to work delivering exciting projects, then get in touch!

What you will be doing:
Implement and promote the Better Engineered objective within the business unit,
Lead and drive engineering initiatives within the business unit,
Promote and lead engineering innovation and BIM solutions to our clients,
Manage and actively pursue performance improvement of the engineering capability and function, assisting in establishing and implementing best practice policies and procedures for the function,
Take a proactive role in the management of careers and the learning & development of all engineering staff, including carrying out personal development reviews,
Work closely with Institution of Engineers Ireland and manage the chartership programme in conjunction with the learning & development team,
Support the business unit in work winning as the technical leader in bids, with the application of engineering and design management,
Provide guidance and support to projects to contribute a clear view for delivering design management and engineering,
Manage the consultant supply chain framework and drive the performance and relationship management of the consultant community,
Keep management informed of business area activity and progress achieved,
Ensure Quality benchmarks are maintained at a high standard,
Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the HSQE department.

Who we are looking for:
BEng Honours
Member of a professional engineering institution
Track record of delivering Energy sector projects i.e. Power (Substations or Cabling)
Knowledge of project management process gained through successful experience of contract management
Ability to prioritise objectives and capable of completing work to deadlines
Interpersonal skills with the ability to influence, and the integrity to develop trust and respect
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  • Job Reference: 657037662-2
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Murphy Group
    Murphy Group
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent