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Project Manager

Thurso, Caithness
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
13 Jul 2022
Job Title - Project Manager

An opportunity has arisen with our Client for a Project Manager to safely manage the delivery of decommissioning projects through the project lifecycle to agreed timescales, cost and quality.
A hybrid working arrangement is available to the successful applicant which would involve 50% home working and 50% attendance at site.

Develop project management strategies, optimising plans to respond to changes when necessary
Create, implement and maintain programme baselines and strategies for the project, taking into account analysis of dependencies and constraints, scope, risks and assumptions
Implement organisational governance structures for projects, ensuring application of Construction Design & Management regulations
Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to expedite safe project delivery
Monitor and report on internal and contractor performance against safety, costs, programme and quality, identify deviations and implement remedial actions as appropriate
Manage the production of project documentation including statement of requirements, safety documentation, works control documentation and project reports
Apply appropriate project management techniques and configuration measures.
Prepare handover documentation and manage project handover
Efficiently manage projects within the bounds of the safety case
Review and report on identified problems and incidents, establishing causes and identifying, recommending and implementing solutions
Participate in site emergency exercises as required
Perform the responsibilities of Management Appointments where relevant to the post

Extensive experience of working in a high hazard industry or major infrastructure projects
Experience in contract management including a detailed understanding of contract methodologies and the management of commercial risk
Proven performance of successfully leading and delivering large complex projects to time, cost and quality throughout the project lifecycle
Knowledge and understanding of regulatory requirements and legislation including procurement, environment and health & safety
Ability to lead collaborative teams and act as a role-model for the site standards, expectations and behaviours
Experience of working with a diverse stakeholder group in a constructive and collaborative manner.
Are there any professional qualifications essential for this role?
HND in Science/Engineering or equivalent qualifications plus experience
A recognised project management professional qualification (e.g. PRINCE2, APM Project Management Qualification)

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment
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  • Job Reference: 657038465-2
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Orion Group
    Orion Group
  • Location: Thurso, Caithness
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent