Electrical Project Manager (Wicklow)

Contract Salary: Excellent hourly rate on offer (dependent on experience)

Job Overview:

Zenco Technical is currently seeking an Electrical Project Manager to join one of Europe’s leading contractors that specialise in projects in the Pharma, Industrial & Manufacturing, Data Centres and Food & Beverages industries. The role will be based in the Wicklow region on an exciting but challenging project. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package and a clear path for career progression.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the successful execution of assigned projects.
  • Be commercially and contractually aware and understand the scope, restraints and responsibilities of contracts entered into by the company.
  • Establish project resource requirements and lead / motivate the project team.
  • Day to day management of subcontractors and site team.
  • Evaluate subcontractors and supplier’s performance against their scope of supply.
  • Work continuously to ensure project margins are achieved and/or enhanced and accurately reported.
  • Maintain a balance between schedule and available resources.
  • Responsible for all Health, Safety and Environmental controls on assigned projects. Maintain standards of safety and comply with the Company Health, Safety & Environment procedures. Take reasonable care of one’s own health and safety and that of others in the workplace.
  • Follow and maintain Company standards of Quality in accordance with Company Quality Systems.
  • Interact with the Client / Senior Management to ensure customer satisfaction at all times.
  • From time to time undertake some duties, not necessarily associated with a particular project but may include business development proposals.
  • Conduct Site visit to Suppliers and Subcontractors to ensure all deliverables are in compliance with the project requirements

Key Requirements:

  • 6-10 years’ Project Management/Senior Engineering experience.
  • Electrical construction experience essential.
  • A relevant third level qualification would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Commercial awareness essential.
  • Client facing experience essential.
  • Data Centre and Process experience is desirable.
  • Good understanding/experience of project controls and governance through the full project lifecycle.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Organisational skills.
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to manage and motivate teams.
  • Lean Awareness preferable but not essential.
  • Excellent IT skills.


  • Excellent hourly rate on offer, depending on experience

If this sounds of interest, or to make a general inquiry about other Engineering or Technical opportunities, please don’t hesitate to get in touch today.

Zenco Technical – Engineering Partnerships