Package Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Defence, Construction Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35-£50/hr neg

  • Contact:

    James Walker

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JO10333 - JW

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Package Manager - Devonport Plymouth - Contract 6months - Rate £35-£50/hr 
Key Words / Skills: Package Manager, Nuclear, Mechanical, Electrical, Civils, Infrastructure, MOD, SC, Docking, Astute, Dreadnought, Systems, Demolition, Submarine.


In order to deliver the MOD’s submarine programme over the next 40 years, a significant programme of infrastructure investment will be required on the Devonport site. A new ‘Strategic Infrastructure’ Business Unit (SIBU) is in development to drive the development of Devonport’s Infrastructure to support the future needs of our customers. 
The Strategic Nuclear Infrastructure Programme (formerly Future Docking Facilities or FDF), is the first Programme within this new Business Unit, addressing the Astute Class docking problem. 
The Business Unit is an enduring capability and there will be a wide range of further infrastructure projects to come. We will be working closely with the BUs responsible for maintaining the existing infrastructure and with our customer to determine what its long-term needs are.

Involvement / Duties:
The primary purpose of the Package Manager is to lead and deliver distinct packages within the major project. This will include the likes of the following;
To manage and control delivery of distinct package(s) of work as defined by the Project Manager.
To ensure the scope of work definition will satisfy the project / package requirements.
Development of plans, schedules and control of work information for defined packages, integrating with the wider project(s).
To develop, monitor, forecast and report against budget.
Undertake stakeholder management in relation to defined tasks
Ensure all works are planned and managed in a safe and appropriate manner.

Skills Experience:
The candidate must have;
Demonstrable experience and knowledge of engineering works, e.g.:
Civil works, mechanical or electrical systems / services, construction management and/or building demolition preferably within a marine led environment.
Proven experience working in a managerial capacity.
Proven experience with managing teams and large scale infrastructure projects.

You will be an experienced engineer / manager.
You will be qualified to HND level.
You will experience with Work Packages which include: Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Systems & Infrastructure. 

To discuss the Package Manager vacancy please contact: James Walker on 0161 474 6856 / 07788668931

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