Project Manager 


Satellite Delivery Centre, Bridgwater. Regular travel to HPC required. Hybrid (minimum of 3 days per week at SDC and HPC site)


2024 is a critical year for our MEH programme as it accelerates activity as we start installation of thousands of metres of pipework and undertake welding.


Are you an experienced Project Manager? Are you looking for a new opportunity that is rewarding?


If so, join us as a Project Manager and you’ll be part of one of the most exciting and ambitious programmes within EDF.



The Opportunity…

At Hinkley Point C (HPC) we are building two new nuclear reactors, providing low carbon electricity for around six million homes. HPC is a vital part of the UK’s future energy strategy. As the first of the UK’s next generation of nuclear power stations, it is both of high profile and high complexity.


We are looking for Project Managers to join our Mechanical, Electrical and HVAC (MEH) Programme. As a Project Manager, you will provide leadership to ensure the effective delivery of activities in the programme to required safety, quality, time and cost targets, while recognising and managing the impacts of the programme on the wider Project.  Your role will be to build strong relationships to ensure project success.


This is an excellent opportunity for you to be part of building one of the largest, most complex projects in Europe; something vital to the country’s future energy needs.



Pay, benefits and culture…

We offer a competitive benefits package, including a company pension scheme, a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle, and the opportunity to earn bonus. 


At EDF, everyone’s welcome. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone has a voice and where you feel confident being yourself.  We’re committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.  We’d like our future workforce to have an equal gender balance, represent a broad mix of people from minority ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+, those with a disability and supporting social mobility.  


We’re a disability confident employer and we’ll do all we can to help with your application, making adjustments as you need.  


We’ll value the difference you bring and offer opportunities for you to thrive and succeed. 


What you’ll be doing…


  • Assisting in securing the required resources to meet their project requirements, ensuring the maintenance of SQEP for any assigned resource.
  • Assisting the Senior Project Manager to develop and implement strategies and plans in line with the overall programme execution plan (PEP), setting out how the programme of work will be managed, organised, and executed.
  • Maintaining effective communications with all stakeholders and executing the project or PEP strategies within their contract or package of work.
  • Assisting the Senior Project Manager to drive the delivery of the contract or package activities to ensure they are delivered safely on time, to budget, meeting business & technical requirements.
  • Anticipating, managing, and resolving issues within the contact or package. Identifying risks and facilitating the resolution of all issues raised, escalating any issues to the Senior Project Manager.
  • Working with the Senior Project Manager to ensure schedules are developed and maintained for the contract or package of work. Ensuring such schedules are consistent with overall Project schedules and escalate any discrepancies.
  • Ensuring that lessons-learnt and knowledge-capture are practiced as business as usual.
  • Interfacing with other programmes to ensure a high-level view of how the total project is progressing and to identify and adopt the use of best practice.
  • Ensuring that contract or package contractual requirements are fulfilled and escalate where necessary to the Senior Project Manager.


Who you are…


Your background may include some of the following:


  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Leadership and its application in complex projects.
  • Proficient application of estimating, scheduling, programming, risk, and Earned Value Management tools.
  • Professional Qualification in Project Management such as APM PMQ or other recognised qualification.
  • Excellent presentation, influencing and facilitation skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Project Management and working knowledge and management experience of engineering and/or construction activities.
  • Successful experience in engaging multi-level stakeholders including contractors, consultants, and advisors in a regulated environment.
  • Working knowledge of CDM Regulations.
  • Experience operating within NEC and FIDIC commercial arrangements.
  • Understanding of the needs of nuclear quality and how nuclear quality is assured and controlled.
  • A Degree or similar qualification in engineering, construction or related field is desirable but not essential.
  • Professional Qualification in Project Management such as APM PPQ or other recognised qualification is desirable but not essential.



Closing Date 23rd May 2024



Join us and together we can help Britain achieve Net Zero.


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