The Wates Group was established in 1897 and is one of the leading privately- owned, construction, development and property services companies in the UK. We employ almost 4,000 people, working with a range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors.
We have an opportunity for Mechanical Project Engineers to join our SES Operational team around the Bristol area, reporting into the Senior Project Manager, this role will be accountable for delivery of the Mechanical elements of projects in the area.
SES Engineering Services (SES) is a £180 Million M&E Business operating out of 7 Regional Offices as the UK’s pre-eminent design-led Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) provider, specialising in the design and installation of building services and infrastructure solutions. Having successfully worked on several prestigious contracts in the UK and Scotland, we are viewed as one of the leading suppliers of building services and are BIM 2 level accredited.
SES deliver bespoke, design-led cost-efficient solutions optimised for the whole construction team, by maximising off-site manufacture in our production facility SES PRISM which minimise onsite resources and interfaces assuring quality and customer satisfaction in a measurable, safe way every time.
Key Accountabilities include:
Ensure areas of responsibility allocated to you by the Project Manager are delivered on time, within budget to agreed standards
Identify risks and ensure mitigation measures are put in place.
Effectively manage sub-contractors as well as team performance on the project by ensuring everyone reporting to you has clear roles and responsibilities
Support the project manager to ensure the project budget and costs are managed effectively for all services
Design management – attendance at design team meetings
Commissioning and final handover take responsibility for activities allocated to you to ensure this is done effectively.
To be successful in the role you will be a qualified Mechanical Engineer with solid project experience, and you will be able to work under the guidance of a Project Manager and have responsibility for successful completion of tasks allocated to you on a project.
We are looking for someone who is ambitious and able to work under your own initiative. Alongside this you will be a strong communicator with the ability to engage at all levels and be a solid team player.
A bit about us:
Being a family owned business means we understand and value long term relationships. We are community minded and our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.
It’s our people who make Wates successful. We will only achieve our strategic objectives if we recruit and retain the best people and operate in an environment underpinned by inclusivity, diversity and opportunity.
We offer industry-leading family friendly and flexible working opportunities that reflect the changing expectations of talent and enable you to manage personal and professional commitments as part of a balanced and healthy lifestyle.
As a responsible and inclusive employer, offering equal opportunities, we are proud to have been recognised through our Investors in People Gold accreditation and Disability Confident Leaders certification.
So, if you’d like to work for an inclusive organisation which invests in you and your continued career development, and you’re looking for your next challenge, we’d like to hear from you.
(Please note that candidates represented by Agencies will not be considered at this time.)