Project Manager – BL23950

Blargoans Ltd have a 12-month contract opportunity for a Project Manager to work within our client’s facility in Caithness.


Job Description

A vacancy has arisen for a Project Manager to safely manage the delivery of decommissioning projects through the project lifecycle to agreed timescales, cost and quality.

A hybrid working arrangement is available to the successful applicant which would involve 50% home working and 50% attendance at the client’s site.


Key responsibilities

  • Develop project management strategies, optimising plans to respond to changes when necessary
  • Create, implement and maintain programme baselines and strategies for the project, taking into account analysis of dependencies and constraints, scope, risks and assumptions
  • Implement organisational governance structures for projects, ensuring application of Construction Design & Management regulations
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to expedite safe project delivery
  • Monitor and report on internal and contractor performance against safety, costs, programme and quality, identify deviations and implement remedial actions as appropriate
  • Manage the production of project documentation including statement of requirements, safety documentation, works control documentation and project reports
  • Apply appropriate project management techniques and configuration measures
  • Prepare handover documentation and manage project handover
  • Efficiently manage projects within the bounds of the safety case
  • Review and report on identified problems and incidents, establishing causes and identifying, recommending and implementing solutions
  • Participate in site emergency exercises as required




Desirable Attributes and Experience

HND in Science/Engineering or equivalent qualifications plus experience

A recognised project management professional qualification (e.g., PRINCE2, APM Project Management Qualification)

Extensive experience of working in a high hazard industry or major infrastructure projects

Experience in contract management including a detailed understanding of contract methodologies and the management of commercial risk

Proven performance of successfully leading and delivering large complex projects to time, cost and quality throughout the project lifecycle

Knowledge and understanding of regulatory requirements and legislation including procurement, environment and health and safety

Ability to lead collaborative teams and act as a role model for the site standards, expectations and behaviours

Experience of working with a diverse stakeholder group in a constructive and collaborative manner



Terms and Conditions

Basic Annual Income – £52,234 to £78,174, overtime rates apply as standard

37.9 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Annual Holiday Entitlement: 25 days annual leave, 8 public holidays, 2.5 privilege holidays


Security Clearance

Vacancy requires candidate to undergo security clearance checks.



Closing date for CV applications will be on Monday 18th July 2022 at 12noon

To apply email your CV to specifying the reference BL23950