MEICA Project Manager

Contact Niamh Kedney
  • Salary: €60,000 - €75,000
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client are seeking to hire an experienced MEICA Project Manager to join their growing team in Cork.

They are an industry leader in providing innovative & sustainable engineering solutions to design, build, operate and maintain critical water and wastewater infrastructure across Ireland and the UK.

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  • Ensure Health, Safety, Environmental & Sustainability standards, policies and procedures are always adhered to on-site.
  • Instil a positive Health and Safety culture within the team in their thinking and actions.
  • Work closely and collaborate with all key stakeholders including clients, client representatives and third-party agencies.
  • Ensure a positive experience for the client and their representatives instilling an ethos of collaboration and cooperation.
  • Lead the construction team in all aspects of the MEICA scope of works.
  • Liaise closely and support other engineering disciplines including civil/building engineering and the process teams.
  • Facilitate the co-ordination role of the PSDP for live projects with internal and external designers. Represent the company as PSCS on live sites within your remit and co-ordinate all required documentation to be present on-site and up to date. Conduct regular Health and Safety inspections on live sites as well as conducting and leading toolbox talks and white-board meetings.
  • Ensure best practice project management techniques are used such as Lean Construction and Last Planner.
  • Monitor project performance including risk and opportunities. Mitigate/reduce risk where possible and manage opportunities.
  • Report on the monthly performance of your project to the framework manager including performance against programme, budget and HSQE.
  • Lead the team in the procurement of supplies and sub-contracts on time and within budget.
  • Manage cashflow on projects and work with the Contracts Manager/ Commercial Manager to ensure interim payment applications are submitted on-time to the client.


  • Level 8 Honours Degree in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical or Environmental Engineering.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a similar role, preferably in the water and wastewater industry.
  • Extensive working knowledge of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013. Holder of a certificate in Managing Safely for Construction Managers preferable.
  • Experienced in MEICA engineering works such as process systems mechanical installation, control panels, electrical installations, commissioning and process proving activities.
  • Ability to work under pressure to deliver project objectives.
  • Ability to engage with the customer as well as suppliers and sub-contractors in financial negotiations and final account agreements.
  • Ability to use own initiative, problem solve and adjust as issues arise during project delivery.
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS packages such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Project.
  • Strong communication skills with a high level of motivation.
  • Full Driving License.

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