Project Manager (Major Infrastructure Programme) - Birmingham, UK

30 Nov 2016
18 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An outstanding opportunity for a Project Manager to work on one of CH2M's major infrastructure programmes. As a global leader in consulting, design and programme management, we love to tackle complex challenges, and we know that our best solutions come out of close, trusted partnerships with our clients and the communities we touch.

Be a part of something Special: 
Every professional aspires to be part of something special, to innovate and to change the world for the better; leaving their ideas and visions imprinted in the landscape for future generations to wonder 'how' as they marvel at the scale & complexity in front of them.
Here at CH2M we are fortunate to work towards this every day, enhancing the lives of the communities around us and greatly improving infrastructure for business and the economy to compete and thrive.
Our Birmingham team have exciting opportunities across our portfolio including; High Speed 2 (HS2), Programme Delivery Partner for Highways England, SMART/Major Motorways, Network Rail, Local Authority frameworks, Flood/Environmental frameworks and Major Ground Investigations.

The Role: 
This position is focused on the leadership and management of projects and programmes for one of our key clients. As a Project Manager, your role will form an important position within the delivery of one of our major programmes.

You will be part of a team responsible for managing the successful delivery of multi-disciplinary projects from initiation through to completion. Responsible for leading and developing team members as well as regularly liaising with senior staff to ensure the effective and efficient performance of the team. You will be responsible for delivering projects to time and budget, and ensuring projects are completed to the required quality and controls.

Key Responsibilities: 
The Project Manager will comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures and be accountable for the following elements of the overall programme:
- Civil design
- Mass haul
- Transport modelling
- Traffic surveys
- Environmental surveys
- Environmental impact assessments
- Engagement with key stakeholders and local authorities, directly affected individuals and communities within the remit of the project
The Opportunity: 
CH2M are appointed as partners for nationally significant infrastructure projects where we work as an integrated team alongside our clients managing engineering and other professional services companies to deliver exciting schemes on time and within budget. Once in a lifetime opportunities to help deliver on world class projects.
At CH2M, we are constantly striving to further enhance our team resources. We are therefore interested in experienced engineering, environmental & other project professionals, offering significant career prospects, competitive packages, benefits & share options. The opportunity is there to work alongside talented colleagues and collaborative senior management. We continually look to further enhance CH2Mers capability through diverse and challenging work as well as training, development plans & mentorships.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
• Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in civil or environmental engineering 
• Educated to Master's degree level in a relevant subject is desirable but not essential
• Programme management qualifications and experience of application in a major project
• Chartered membership of a relevant engineering / environmentall organisation is desirable
• Significant experience of project managing large or complex infrastructure/ engineering projects
• Experience in financial management of projects, including procurement processes
• Experience in managing project risk registers
• Proven ability managing individuals, consultants and working across multidisciplinary teams
• Strong numeracy, written and verbal communication skills and the aptitude to rationally explain, explore and discuss environmental issues to a range of stakeholders
• Strong IT skills
• Experience of preparing / reviewing material for and attending publicconsultations
• Experience of public inquiries (or similar) is desirable
• Experience of working under extremely tight deadlines and in a constantly changing project environment

Our Culture: Safety & health conscious, collaborative & friendly with regular social activities. We're full of initiatives for creating a diverse and interesting place for professionals to work, as well as individuals wanting to advance their career. We support and encourage our people to go through their professional qualifications. To get ahead we also have our JUMP network for aspiring junior to mid-level CH2Mers. 
Our CH2M Foundation are renowned for supporting and helping to nurture sustainable communities. We partner 'Engineers without Borders', 'Water for People' and 'Bridges to Prosperity'. We're STEM ambassadors. We promote WISE (Women in Science & Engineering), we also have our own women's engineering network to promote equality in our industry.
Take a look around our site to see some of the iconic projects we are involved in all around the world! Soon you could be part of award winning CH2M.

Please note that for this role we are only considering applications from candidates with valid working rights for the UK who are willing to accept local employment contract conditions.  CH2M will not sponsor an employment visa to fill this position or offer expatriate employment terms.
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Job Location CH2M, BirminghamBirmingham, GB
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