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Project Manager/Team Leader M/F

  • Engineering, studies, methods
  • 2018-30007
  • Waterlooville, England
  • Permanent contract
  • Experience:

Project Manager/Team Leader, based in Hampshire

An incredible career opportunity has become available for a client orientated/facing Team Leader within Cougar Automation, a control systems engineering company specializing in control and automation. The company focuses on delivering complete electrical, control and automation solutions to their customers within, waste and water treatment, process industry, oil and gas and manufacturing industries.

Company Information

Cougar Automation is a unique type of Automation System Integrator. Our entire focus is on customer service, and our vision is for all customers to rate us as 10 out of 10. We deliver on this by employing great engineers who just love delivering projects and meeting customer needs, and then we set them free to do just that. Our employees are trusted and encouraged to do what they love: delivering great automation solutions to our customers.

About the Role

The role is to take management, financial and contractual responsibility for designated projects, ensuring that each of the projects is properly planned, adequately resourced and that all contractual milestones are met in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Our expectations is you get to run your team, like it is a small business, but with the benefit and backing of a large organisation. There is also a requirement to play an active role as part of the management team, contributing to strategic decision-making and planning.

Main Responsibilities

Lead a team of engineers, and when needed, contractors, sub-contractors and work partners to ensure that projects are delivered on time, budget and to quality requirements

Identify, manage and mitigate project risks

Customer / supplier relationship management

Contract review and negotiation

Selection and management of any sub-contractors required for completion of project

Identifying and managing any work outside of project scope, ensuring customers expectations are clearly set out and met

Review future project requirements for resources and identifying training & development opportunities for your team

Develop engineers in your team, and manage expectations and progression

Profil :

Ability to work unsupervised

Experience of managing control system, PLC and SCADA, type projects

Highly motivated, organised and flexible

Positive, personable and happy team player

Contractual awareness would be advantageous

Enjoy fostering great relationships with your chosen customers

Must be eligible to work in the UK

This role includes the following benefits:

Flexible benefits

Monthly profit bonus share

Company shares scheme

25 days holiday

Very flexible working hours

Good location and working environment

To apply:

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Part of the VINCI Energies Group, AND Automation provides solutions foe industry including the design and integration of industrial automation, supervosry control and data acquisition (SCADA)_ and reporting systems & controls together with implementation and commissioning services. Its main market sectors include Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Energy from Waste.