Project Manager (MEP)

Location London
Discipline: Project Management
Vacancy Type Permanent-Full Time
Contact name: Anthony Child

Job ref: 006003

Dornan are looking to expand the management team on site in London and surrounding Areas. 

We are now inviting applications from MEP Project Managers, with a proven track record in construction to lead and drive these projects.

Dornan are a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Europe and the UK.

Dornan are involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Power, Waste to Energy, Commercial, Data Centre and Petrochemical.

Reporting to the Project Director, effective management of a project from initial client contact to Project handover and thereafter to end of warranty period.

Effective management of the project the company’s objectives in relation to service, profitability and client relationship development are to be achieved.

As a key member of the team, the job title will be an exemplar ambassador for the company and its values; integrity, dependability, safety, pride, quality.


Overview of knowledge required:

Detailed knowledge of the Project Manager role.

Commercial understanding.

Health, Safety and Environmental systems.

Knowledge of the teams strengths and weaknesses.


Roles and responsibilities:

Full responsibility for the project from preconstruction to construction, commissioning and close out.

Develop project plans, scope summaries, business plans & cost control systems.

Liaise with client and design teams on procurement and engineering issues.

Development in detail, Project measure prior to commencement of Construction in line with the agreed project programme.

Manage your site team:

o   Effective day to day running of site activities.

o   Delivery of the project within the given constraints of time, cost and quality.

o   Monthly team meetings to discuss project progress against milestones.

Ensure compliance with programme, materials deliveries, engineering, quality, safety and contractual requirements.

Ensure effective cost control of the project.

Create and execute project work plans in line with the work breakdown structures and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs.

Relationship with the client and stakeholders to be maintained and managed.

Audit and prepare on-site quality & safety plans, monitor & maintain site QEHS requirements.

Ensure successful project handover to the client, including system demonstrations and issue of O&M manuals.

Complete project close out reports.


Degree or trade qualified in Mechanical, Electrical or Building Services Engineering.

Project Management qualification would be of benefit, but is not essential.


Proven experience in a similar role, and capable of delivering exceptional projects in either data centre or pharma projects.

Excellent knowledge of Mechanical or Electrical system design and installation.

Ability to lead, motivate and develop a team.

Why Dornan? 

Dornan are a well-established company with a family feel and a down to earth team.

Dornan offer a clear progression path , always seeking opportunities to promote from within.

Dornan offer educational assistance and promote CPD.

Dornan promote collaboration through various team building , social and charity events.

Dornan are committed to employee wellbeing with our Employee Assistance Programme and an in house Health & Wellbeing advisor.


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