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Utilities Senior Project Manager

Job Description

Job Description

To deliver all the relevant power connections across the project. To ensure that we maximise our capability to deliver the Bromford Tunnel power connection by working alongside WPD as they build the Primary Sub Station, so that we can reduce the impact of the Generation Park.

To provide strategic design & delivery management, interface with a multi-disciplinary construction team on constructability for multi-utility diversions with strong leadership and communication skills

What you'll be doing


  • Live the BBV Values

  • Support the delivery of BBV™s Sustainability activities

  • Leads periodic risk reviews and takes output forward to the Project Risk Register

  • Ensure all project wide initiatives and best practice is shared with all teams.

    Health Safety, Environmental and Wellbeing

  • Creates a culture of openness and trust in reporting of Health and Safety matters

  • Report any near misses, observations and best practice using BBV app

  • Carries out periodic Safety and Environmental Tours as required by the SOM

  • Keeps up to date with changes in legislation and cascades information to the team

    Utilities Management

  • Ensure safety in design in factored into all designs and constructability reviews

  • Manage Time, Cost and Quality outputs from utility design and delivery third parties

  • Agree and approve construction and handover deliverables in line with the employers works information and the utility undertakers™ reasonable requirements

  • Review, challenge and accept third party design programme as PM

  • Ensure that the deliverables for construction and handover are mapped out with suitable dates

  • Manage weekly progress meetings with all design & delivery parties and ensure actions are tracked/delivered

  • Manage commercial change process and ensure tracked to closure on CEMAR

  • Identify any unresolved performance/commercial issues for resolution and escalation

Candidate Description

  • Takes ownership of tasks and communicates outcomes with clarity, direction, and purpose, including managing others in this regard.

  • Strong understanding of the principles and buildability of multi utility diversion works

  • Have a good understanding of NRSWA utility diversion legislation

  • Strong work ethic with flexible time management where the project requires

  • Holds a current driving license

  • Working knowledge of the NEC and use of CEMAR administration software/platform

  • Excellent team player, able to work competently and independently without supervision, reports as necessary to update Senior Operations Manager

  • Strong communication skills with track record of solution orientated approach to challenges

Employer Description

Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2's Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.

Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all - living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people's personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you., Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures; creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.

In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered many key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure.