Project Manager - Civil Engineering

Cityscape Recruitment Ltd
Reading, South East
Jan 27, 2022
Feb 11, 2022
Position Type
Project Manager
Organization Type
Project Manager

Civil Engineering/Water

Reading (Remote working)

£55,000 - £68,000 + package

About the company

My client is a multi-disciplined, award-winning, tier one main contractor, turning over £500M + per annum. They are known worldwide and have been for nearly 150 years. The reason they are known worldwide is because of their technical capabilities and brilliant standard of work across the water industry (infrastructure & non-infrastructure), highways infrastructure, environmental projects as well as commercial construction. My client has several in-house capabilities such as design, delivery, and commercial management.

About the opportunity

My client was selected as a tier-one contractor for Thames Water AMP7 working specifically within the M4 corridor. They have 4 years left on their framework which is worth £160M, the schemes will be infrastructure, mechanical and electrical (within clean water & Wastewater) and they will be ranging in value from £3M - £10M. As well as working on a great variety of schemes you will also have a great leadership team on top of you, a leadership team with a great amount of experience within Civil Engineering, working for some brilliant companies within the UK Civil Engineering industry, allowing you to learn from some of the best.

You will be involved from pre-construction through to delivery of schemes, this involves design management and leasing with the 3rd party design consultants, building strong relationships with the client, overseeing the projects commercially, working with and managing the supply chain as well as delivering the projects in line with the programme.

Benefits & rewards

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary ranging between £55,000 - £68,000 + a car allowance, 26 days annual leave + bank holidays on top (options to buy and sell 3 per year). You will also be given life assurance, private medical insurance (options to buy for your family are also available). As well as the financial benefits, this is a superb career opportunity, an opportunity to work for one of the best Civil Engineering contractors in the UK, theyre one of the best due to the calibre of projects they have worked on, the technical capabilities of their staff and the development of their staff.


Its important you have at least 8 years of experience working within utilities & civil engineering, for a UK-based Civil Engineering contractor. I will be looking for at least 2 years of experience working as a Project Manager, for a UK-based Civil Engineering contractor. With regards to qualifications, its essential you have either an NVQ level 6 or a degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management.