Project Manager (EE Position) (Ref: SMPM)
Remuneration: Market Related (With Benefits)

Position in the Engineering sector in Cape Town - Western Cape
Posted On Friday 18 January 2019
Job Description:

Excellent opportunity with an International Concern for an Installations Project Manager based in Cape Town.

Main job function

Quality Management/Delivery

Responsible for the quality of installed units according to contract requirements as per company standards with special focus on quality

Provide onsite Supervision and ensure proper jobsite preparation and perform regular site checks

Ensure that logistics management & material ordering are done as per the requirements progress of the job site

Ensure the management of the tooling and platforms and ensure the offloading of material and the distribution there of is done in accordance with the progression of the jobsite

Ensure that the resource planning and the management of the AMT process is effectively planned

Ensure compliance with SIP & Field Installation Absolutes

Manage “Construction to Service” and notified bodies Handover, proper completion of handover tests including FPCs

Ensure compliance with CE certification

Resources and materials delivery management

Safety Management

Improve safety Culture and perform regular site Safety Checks

Perform FPA, WWJSS, Cardinal Rules safety awareness training & communication, Toolbox Talks

Conduct incident investigations and review near hits and perform FPA and safety inspections, i.e. PPE

Perform Accreditation Checks of subcontractors & perform Supplier Method

Set up and execute a “Working at Height” plan and perform critical step verification on site

Review & complete when necessary daily “Go - No Go” checklists                                       

Customer Management

Keep relationships with key customers and perform installation planning management

Monitoring of contract agreements and customer requirements

Collaborate with sales force and Trade Co-ordination on job-site

Perform Customer Handover

Liaise and manage order booking with the sales departments prior to confirmation

Contributes to the development of new equipment projects in the region

People Management

Performance feedback & management and coaching of employees

Perform disciplinary actions & recognition

Ensure required training is given to team members and subcontractors

Resource identification and resource allocation based on project planning and constraints

Support communication of incentive plan rules and pay-outs

Subcontractor Management

Selection and procurement of subcontractors according to company standards with support of supply chain organization

Ensure relevant training (technical and Safety) and review contract agreement, follow up

Perform periodical evaluation, audits (Safety, Process adherence and Quality)

Ensure compliance with subcontractor Absolutes

Expenditure / KPI Management

Efficiency and subcontractor performance tracking and follow up

Plan & follow up on material & labour cost

Perform data analysis & action taking

Regularly monitoring of KPI and actions taking in case of deviations

Forecasting of following monthly spend on ongoing projects

Time-sheet processing and approval


Degree or equivalent in Engineering or Construction

Technical understanding of the Construction Industry


Minimum of 5 years Project Management experience within the Construction/Building industry

Valid driver’s license

Position is mostly site based and daily site visits are required

Manage and lead a team

Results Driven

Ability to use own initiative

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Sian Morgan