M&E Package Manager (contract)

Job Title: M&E Package Manager (contract)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, London
Salary: Negotiable Salary
REF: HQ00017980
Contact Name: Victoria Kenrick
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

M&E Package Manager (contract)

Our client is soon starting the delivery of a very large multi-£M energy saving retrofit project within the healthcare sector, and as such immediately requires a M&E Package Manager for a 12 month contract.

The project will deliver energy saving and carbon-saving solutions tailored to the client's needs, through the planned installation of a variety of M&E retrofit technologies.

The role will involve working alongside the Senior M&E Construction Manager to ensure all work by the M&E Sub Contractors is carried out in accordance with the design/spec or employers requirements, and ensuring all mechanical and electrical installation is carried out to the highest standard.

This role is technically challenging and will involve overseeing work within heat, cooling and power security of supply within a complex existing mechanical and electrical infrastructure. Measures include a large energy centre refit, lighting re-fits, HVAC modifications, solar PV, controls optimisations etc.

You will be getting involved from tender stage and then be in charge of managing pre-construction duties, trouble-shooting design issues with technical support, working with the senior commercial team in appointing the specialist M&E subcontractors, developing and managing the construction site teams and managing works effectively through the construction stages to commissioning and final handover to the Operations team.


  • Preparation of Site Management plans
  • Reviewing and approval of subcontractors site documentation including but not limited to;
  • Risk Assessments and Method Statements, Installation programmes, Test and Inspection documentation.
  • Be capable of managing sub-contractors to deliver their package of goods or services
  • Organise resources to work additional hours as required to meet project deadlines (e.g. extended site hours if required by client).
  • Ensuring the organisation's safety policies are followed
  • Update site safety performance and key project indicators to pre-agreed frequency.
  • Liaison with the client's operational staff to ensure work is undertaken in accordance with construction schedule and clients' site requirements
  • Coordination and liaison with suppliers, specialist sub-contractors, in-house functions, site installation and construction teams.
  • Specifying and managing plant and equipment.
  • Maintain an asset register of all equipment.
  • Ensure operatives are assured of their roles and responsibilities.

Desirable skills and competencies

  • M&E site management experience ideally in hospital construction work (new build or refurb)
  • An industry applicable ONC or City & Guilds / NVQ equivalent
  • Relevant H&S qualifications (IOSH or CITB 2 Day Site Safety Supervision, relevant CSCS card and First Aid training).
  • Well-developed time management and organisational skills
  • Good conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • IT skills (e.g. PowerPoint, Visio, Word, Excel)
  • An inspirational manager that can get the best out of individuals and teams. Can build consensus, work in a matrix structure, deliver performance and outcomes, and drive the professional and personal development of team members.

Beneficial Qualifications

  • CSCS
  • Working at height/scaffold awareness qualifications
  • Current full UK driving license
  • Recognised safety programme, qualified and up to date
  • Lifting Supervisor Certification
  • A suitable qualification in traffic management (e.g. Chapter 8 awareness)
  • Institutional membership

This is a 12 month fixed-term contract on a day rate.

For more information about this role please contact Bo Derkx at Allen & York

We look forward to receiving your application