Project Manager -Portsmouth

Project Manager -FM small works

Portsmouth

Circa £48k

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the maintenance and improvement of the Defence Built Estate, to include in excess of 20,000 assets.

They are a new business, formed to deliver infrastructure, asset, and facilities management services into the UK Defence Sector. They are a 50:50 Joint Venture between 2 already established big players in the FM and Utilities markets with over 55 years’ experience.

They are committed to enabling Defence capability through maintaining and enhancing the built estate in which our Armed Forces live, work and train.

The role

As Project Manager you’ll work on a wide range of new projects within the construction sector. You can be working on several projects at any one time dependent upon the scale and complexity of the project. In this highly varied and interesting role you take the lead of projects such as installing a new roof on a building, refurbishment of staff accommodation to full brand-new building construction. Reporting into a Senior Project Manager for the Billable Works team you’ll be responsible for the planning, management, coordination, and financial control of projects, ensuring the appropriate governance is applied. You’ll ensure the project lifecycle is maintained at all stages and completed on time, within budget and that agreed objectives & KPI’s are achieved.

What you’ll need to do the role:

You’ll need former Project Management experience, you can evidence involvement at every stage from proposal through to delivery. We are looking for someone who has hands on experience managing high profile projects from inception to completion. You will have excellent communication and influential skills, you will lead by example and manage those around you to meet deadlines and quality standards.

Security clearance is required for our sites, successful applicants will be expected to achieve either BPSS or SC clearance as a condition of appointment into the role.

Technical Responsibilities

  • Oversee the effective, compliant and timely delivery of Billable Works in accordance with Government Regulatory and Statutory undertakings, complying with all Health & Safety and Environmental standards and policies.
  • Monitor Supply Chain work teams to ensure suitably qualified and experienced operatives are directed to relevant tasks and ensure that all operatives have appropriate vehicles, equipment and skills to perform relevant tasks.
  • Monitor Supply Chain service delivery, quality and safe working to ensure all performance indicators are consistently achieved.
  • Review Risk Assessments and Method Statements to ensure they are to an acceptable standard
  • Confer with local DIO representatives, the Local Customer Service Representative and the relevant Site Manager to agree scope & priorities of Billable Works on a regular basis.
  • Ensure appropriate work plans and budgets are in place to achieve programmes and financial commitments, whilst meeting the changing operational need.
  • Record all tasks against the appropriate assets in the CAFM system, including work in progress and completed job inspections, and ensure all documentation relating to Billable Works are completed, recorded and distributed in a timely manner.
  • Review site risk registers, follow management processes and notify Management of any defects on equipment or systems.
  • Ensure, as far as reasonably practical, that all persons on site observe the requirements of JSP 375, work closely with the Mobile Authorised Persons team to ensure compliance.
  • Ensure compliance with the Asbestos register and management plan and the Legionella management plan.
  • Identify opportunities on establishments that will support the MoD’s carbon reduction targets.

Why apply

  • Circa £48k
  • Government funded defence contract
  • Excellent long term career prospects

Project Manager -Portsmouth

Project Manager -FM small works

Portsmouth

Circa £48k

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the maintenance and improvement of the Defence Built Estate, to include in excess of 20,000 assets.

They are a new business, formed to deliver infrastructure, asset, and facilities management services into the UK Defence Sector. They are a 50:50 Joint Venture between 2 already established big players in the FM and Utilities markets with over 55 years’ experience.

They are committed to enabling Defence capability through maintaining and enhancing the built estate in which our Armed Forces live, work and train.

The role

As Project Manager you’ll work on a wide range of new projects within the construction sector. You can be working on several projects at any one time dependent upon the scale and complexity of the project. In this highly varied and interesting role you take the lead of projects such as installing a new roof on a building, refurbishment of staff accommodation to full brand-new building construction. Reporting into a Senior Project Manager for the Billable Works team you’ll be responsible for the planning, management, coordination, and financial control of projects, ensuring the appropriate governance is applied. You’ll ensure the project lifecycle is maintained at all stages and completed on time, within budget and that agreed objectives & KPI’s are achieved.

What you’ll need to do the role:

You’ll need former Project Management experience, you can evidence involvement at every stage from proposal through to delivery. We are looking for someone who has hands on experience managing high profile projects from inception to completion. You will have excellent communication and influential skills, you will lead by example and manage those around you to meet deadlines and quality standards.

Security clearance is required for our sites, successful applicants will be expected to achieve either BPSS or SC clearance as a condition of appointment into the role.

Technical Responsibilities

  • Oversee the effective, compliant and timely delivery of Billable Works in accordance with Government Regulatory and Statutory undertakings, complying with all Health & Safety and Environmental standards and policies.
  • Monitor Supply Chain work teams to ensure suitably qualified and experienced operatives are directed to relevant tasks and ensure that all operatives have appropriate vehicles, equipment and skills to perform relevant tasks.
  • Monitor Supply Chain service delivery, quality and safe working to ensure all performance indicators are consistently achieved.
  • Review Risk Assessments and Method Statements to ensure they are to an acceptable standard
  • Confer with local DIO representatives, the Local Customer Service Representative and the relevant Site Manager to agree scope & priorities of Billable Works on a regular basis.
  • Ensure appropriate work plans and budgets are in place to achieve programmes and financial commitments, whilst meeting the changing operational need.
  • Record all tasks against the appropriate assets in the CAFM system, including work in progress and completed job inspections, and ensure all documentation relating to Billable Works are completed, recorded and distributed in a timely manner.
  • Review site risk registers, follow management processes and notify Management of any defects on equipment or systems.
  • Ensure, as far as reasonably practical, that all persons on site observe the requirements of JSP 375, work closely with the Mobile Authorised Persons team to ensure compliance.
  • Ensure compliance with the Asbestos register and management plan and the Legionella management plan.
  • Identify opportunities on establishments that will support the MoD’s carbon reduction targets.

Why apply

  • Circa £48k
  • Government funded defence contract
  • Excellent long term career prospects

Water Sports Coach

Water Sports Instructor – Portsmouth –

The company

Join a National contractor with a full range of Clients and contracts nationwide.

Our client provides general Support to Civil Engineering and Nuclear Functional project work to the Public Sector and Private Sector at multiple sites. This role is a Static position, working on a Government and secure contracts.

This is a Single-site position where you have the potential to earn £20,953k P/A Salary.

The position

To maintain and improve a consistent and level of service delivery, adapt procedures and processes with clear goals and reasoning. Establish and maintain the clients and supplier’s relationship.

Support the sites Operations and set up for Water sports Activities like Paddle sports, sailing, and power to a high Standard.

Could this role be for you?

  • Instruct RYA courses in Sailing, including taster sessions
  • Instruct BCU Courses and taster sessions
  • Assist in the conduct and delivery of other courses as necessary
  • Work in the waterfront team under the direction of the Principal/Chief Instructor ensuring pontoons, vessels and slipway are safe
  • Ability to obtain SC Clearance, ideally looking to have SC.

Why apply?

  • £20.9k P/A
  • Further training provided
  • Government Contract
  • Leading FM contractor
  • Standard days holiday + bank holidays

The consultant for this vacancy is Andrew Macey, Also available on phone: 01489 774 010 and email:

Maintenance Electrician

Maintenance Electrician -Southampton

Circa £33-36k DOE + van and on call

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the repairs, maintenance, void preparation, and substantial programme of projects to a housing stock of 27,000 across the South of the country.

They are a new business, formed to deliver infrastructure, asset and facilities management services into the UK Defence Sector. They are a 50:50 Joint Venture between 2 already established big players in the FM and Utilities markets with over 55 years’ experience.

We are urgently looking to increase headcount prior to mobilisation of the contract on 1st March 2022 and have multiple opportunities across the South West.

Why apply?

Are you passionate about high levels of customer satisfaction? Do you want to be proud of the work you do every day?

With clear routes for career progression, rewarding work supporting our armed-forces and their families and highly competitive salary and benefits packages these opportunities are too good to miss.

The role

We are looking for a Maintenance Electrician who is more than just a tradesman. You will be attending both planned and reactive works in MOD properties which house military personnel and their families. This will include families with small children, partners away on deployment and any number of situations. You will be there to help and provide a solution to their maintenance issues.

Could this role be for you?

  • The position is a mobile one travelling to different sites. The work will be in occupied domestic dwellings as part of a PPM contract.
  • Essential qualifications will be:
  • Minimum Level three qualified Electrician
  • 2391 or 2395 Testing and inspection qualification
  • 18th Edition
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written are essential.
  • Van and fuel card can be be provided, as well as Uniform, Phone and Tablet.

For further information please contact or call 01489 774010

Maintenance Plumber

Maintenance Plumber -Portsmouth

Circa £32k + van and on call

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the repairs, maintenance, void preparation, and substantial programme of projects to a housing stock of 27,000 across the South of the country.

They are a new business, formed to deliver infrastructure, asset and facilities management services into the UK Defence Sector. They are a 50:50 Joint Venture between 2 already established big players in the FM and Utilities markets with over 55 years’ experience.

We are urgently looking to increase headcount prior to mobilisation of the contract on 1st March 2022 and have multiple opportunities across the South West.

Why apply?

Are you passionate about high levels of customer satisfaction? Do you want to be proud of the work you do every day?

With clear routes for career progression, rewarding work supporting our armed-forces and their families and highly competitive salary and benefits packages these opportunities are too good to miss.

The role

We are looking for a Maintenance Plumber who is more than just a tradesman. You will be attending both planned and reactive works in MOD properties which house military personnel and their families. This will include families with small children, partners away on deployment and any number of situations. You will be there to help and provide a solution to their maintenance issues.

Could this role be for you?

The position is a mobile one travelling to different sites. The work will be in occupied domestic dwellings as part of a PPM contract.

Essential qualifications will be:

  • Qualified plumber, NVQ 2/3
  • Additional Multi-trade skills would be advantageous
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written.
  • Van and fuel card will be provided, as well as Uniform, Phone and PDA

For further information please contact or call 01489 774010

Carpenter/Fabric/Multi-trade -Portsmouth

Carpenter/Fabric/Multi-trade -Portsmouth

Circa £36k + van and on call

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the repairs, maintenance, void preparation, and substantial programme of projects to a housing stock of 27,000 across the South of the country.

They are a new business, formed to deliver infrastructure, asset and facilities management services into the UK Defence Sector. They are a 50:50 Joint Venture between 2 already established big players in the FM and Utilities markets with over 55 years’ experience.

We are urgently looking to increase headcount prior to mobilisation of the contract on 1st March 2022 and have multiple opportunities across the South West.

Why apply?

Are you passionate about high levels of customer satisfaction? Do you want to be proud of the work you do every day?

With clear routes for career progression, rewarding work supporting our armed-forces and their families and highly competitive salary and benefits packages these opportunities are too good to miss.

The role

We are looking for a Maintenance Carpenter/Fabric/Multi-trade who is more than just a tradesman. You will be attending both planned and reactive works in MOD properties which house military personnel and their families. This will include families with small children, partners away on deployment and any number of situations. You will be there to help and provide a solution to their maintenance issues.

Could this role be for you?

The position is a mobile one traveling to different sites. The work will be in occupied domestic dwellings as part of a PPM contract.

Essential qualifications will be:

Qualified Carpenter.
Experience in a Maintenance environment
Basic Patch work, Tiling, decorating etc would be beneficial

Full Driving Licence

Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written.

Van and fuel card will be provided, as well as Uniform, Phone and PDA

For further information please contact or call 01489 774010

Maintenance Electrician

Maintenance Electrician -Southampton

Circa £33-36k DOE + van and on call

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the repairs, maintenance, void preparation, and substantial programme of projects to a housing stock of 27,000 across the South of the country.

They are a new business, formed to deliver infrastructure, asset and facilities management services into the UK Defence Sector. They are a 50:50 Joint Venture between 2 already established big players in the FM and Utilities markets with over 55 years’ experience.

We are urgently looking to increase headcount prior to mobilisation of the contract on 1st March 2022 and have multiple opportunities across the South West.

Why apply?

Are you passionate about high levels of customer satisfaction? Do you want to be proud of the work you do every day?

With clear routes for career progression, rewarding work supporting our armed-forces and their families and highly competitive salary and benefits packages these opportunities are too good to miss.

The role

We are looking for a Maintenance Electrician who is more than just a tradesman. You will be attending both planned and reactive works in MOD properties which house military personnel and their families. This will include families with small children, partners away on deployment and any number of situations. You will be there to help and provide a solution to their maintenance issues.

Could this role be for you?

  • The position is a mobile one travelling to different sites. The work will be in occupied domestic dwellings as part of a PPM contract.
  • Essential qualifications will be:
  • Minimum Level three qualified Electrician
  • 2391 or 2395 Testing and inspection qualification
  • 18th Edition
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written are essential.
  • Van and fuel card can be be provided, as well as Uniform, Phone and Tablet.

For further information please contact or call 01489 774010

Maintenance Plumber

Maintenance Plumber -Portsmouth

Circa £36k + van and on call

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the repairs, maintenance, void preparation, and substantial programme of projects to a housing stock of 27,000 across the South of the country.

They are a new business, formed to deliver infrastructure, asset and facilities management services into the UK Defence Sector. They are a 50:50 Joint Venture between 2 already established big players in the FM and Utilities markets with over 55 years’ experience.

We are urgently looking to increase headcount prior to mobilisation of the contract on 1st March 2022 and have multiple opportunities across the South West.

Why apply?

Are you passionate about high levels of customer satisfaction? Do you want to be proud of the work you do every day?

With clear routes for career progression, rewarding work supporting our armed-forces and their families and highly competitive salary and benefits packages these opportunities are too good to miss.

The role

We are looking for a Maintenance Plumber who is more than just a tradesman. You will be attending both planned and reactive works in MOD properties which house military personnel and their families. This will include families with small children, partners away on deployment and any number of situations. You will be there to help and provide a solution to their maintenance issues.

Could this role be for you?

The position is a mobile one travelling to different sites. The work will be in occupied domestic dwellings as part of a PPM contract.

Essential qualifications will be:

  • Qualified plumber, NVQ 2/3
  • Additional Multi-trade skills would be advantageous
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written.
  • Van and fuel card will be provided, as well as Uniform, Phone and PDA

For further information please contact or call 01489 774010

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