mechnical engineering project manager in reading

11 March 2019
sean caesar, randstad cpe
job type
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, package
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reading, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, package
reference number
sean caesar, randstad cpe
01489 560 200
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job description

The client are a privately owned house builder with a regional office in Berkshire that specialises in the development of volume build luxury housing.

They are currently recruiting for an MEP Manager, reporting into a Project Manager to oversee the M+E package on a large RC frame development of 459 apartments about to start in Reading. Candidates must have at least 5 years experience working in that role and must be based within an hour of Reading. Due to the level of experience required the client have stated they would be looking to pay up to £60k + package.

- Estimate and scope MEP trades during pre-construction
- Review Contract Documents, making suggestions/modifications as they relate to the MEP trades
- Manage and lead MEP subcontractors throughout duration of the project, (from Ground-breaking through Commissioning and Handover to Client/Customers)
- Work with Project Management on project logistics and temporary facility plans
- Review and approve material and equipment for MEP systems prior to installation
- Monitor the installation and start-up of MEP systems and commissioning of project with Customers/Estate Management Company
- Review the general contract and contract documents and confirm the budget setup and project milestones in conjunction with Project Lead
- Purchasing process and document control
- Maintain the buying schedule, write scopes of work, distribute and log subcontracts, write required contract riders and purchase orders, and confirm compliance with project insurance requirements
- Maintain and manage all purchase and delivery schedules, change order processes, shop drawings, document control logs, Owner, Architect and Subcontractor correspondence
- Attend all schedule and management MEP meetings necessary to monitor and manage the project, chairing as appropriate
- Deliver all necessary manuals to the Owner, consolidates project documentation and files
- Manage subcontractor closeout, transfer of utilities, owner training, and punch list process
- Deliver all warranties, as-builds and training to the owner.
- carry out all required site inspection of the construction build

The client operate a 2 stage interview process, the 1st being with the Project Manager and the 2nd with the Construction Director. If this opportunity is of interest please apply now.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


corodination of subcontractors



educational requirements

BSc mechanical enginering