Senior Project Manager / PLC & SCADA Projects

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P12221
  • Date Posted: 14 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Actemium Automation
  • Location: Waterlooville, Hampshire
  • Salary: £70,000 to £80,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Generous Benefits (see below)
  • Sector: Engineering, Executive and Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

 Senior Project Manager / PLC & SCADA Projects Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Waterlooville, Hampshire Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Sector / Senior Project Manager who has excellent team leadership and management skills with experience delivering PLC / SCADA projects, preferably within the Water / Wastewater industry is required to join our team at Actemium Automation based in Waterlooville, Hampshire.

Successful candidates will need NEC Contracts experience.


SALARY: £70,000 - £80,000 per annum + Generous Benefits (see below)     

LOCATION: Waterlooville, Hampshire     

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent



Following business growth, an exciting opportunity has become available for a Sector / Senior Project Manager to lead our Water / Wastewater Team.

Working as the Sector / Senior Project Manager you will be responsible for delivering projects in the water / wastewater industry for two major water customers in the South.

The water / wastewater team is made up of project managers and engineers. In addition, the role would be part of our leadership team developing the strategic growth of the business unit.



Your main duties as the Sector / Senior Project Manager include:

  • Lead the water / wastewater team, line managing Engineers, including production and review of training plans and performance appraisals
  • Direct involvement in the recruitment of new Engineers
  • Ensure all of the team, including subcontractors, promote a health, safety, and environmental conscious culture
  • Delivering circa £2M pounds of work annually
  • Managing the account with the key water customers and delivering projects
  • Point of contact for customers and suppliers – building and maintaining good, ongoing professional working relationships, managing expectations (customers) or utilising expertise (suppliers)
  • Responsible for Resourcing / Project loading / Order bank Management for the Team
  • Review and reflect on project delivery to identify areas of continuous improvement
  • Perform the role of the lead advisor to the business within your sector speciality
  • Review and manage relevant internal standards and procedures
  • Monitor of national and international standards to ensure that business standards and procedures remain current
  • Ensure successful interaction between the different Sector Project Managers and teams to ensure that the goals of the business unit are met
  • Prepare and review quotations, managing nominated customer accounts
  • Identify gaps between customers current systems and their future needs
  • Review of quotations and project designs whilst under development
  • Lead the drive in the sector to improve SHEQ Systems and Standards
  • Ensure all control systems are designed and tested
  • Demonstrate commercial awareness by examining, negotiating, and overseeing contracts with both customers and subcontractors



Who are Actemium Automation Hampshire?

Actemium Automation Hampshire are an Engineering Projects business unit that predominantly deliver multi-discipline solutions in Manufacturing / Water / Fuel Storage and Distribution sectors, in Southern England. We are part of the Vinci Group.

Engineering areas include:

  • Process Control
  • Software Design & Development
  • Onsite Commissioning

We work with the key customers helping them to manufacture pharmaceutical and consumer products, supply water and process sewage, tank storage and distribution of various oil and gas products.


The Wider Vinci Group

Actemium Automation Hampshire are part of the VINCI Energies UK and ROI operating within Actemium Automation. Actemium have been providing high quality engineering solutions and services in the UK since 1907.

Vinci’s de-centralised business model allows us to provide our customers with the resources, vitality and strength of a large global company, while still delivering local personalised service. Along with the other business units in the Actemium Automation family, we employ over 250 people at 14 locations across the UK.

Vinci are a world leader in engineering and construction with 220,000 employees operating out of 3,000 offices in 120 countries across the globe.



As the Sector / Senior Project Manager you will have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • Experience of delivering PLC / SCADA projects in the market vertical (Water / Wastewater)
  • NEC Contracts experience
  • Ability to develop and maintain great relationships with customers, suppliers, and colleagues
  • Be a dynamic and proactive team player who strives to deliver high-quality work at the highest level of customer service
  • Experience carrying out site surveys to understand the project requirements and to produce accurate quotations
  • Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously without compromising on standards and quality, while working to demanding deadlines



  • Salary from £70,000 to £80,000 depending on experience
  • Holidays – 25 days plus bank holidays
  • Health Shield – Employee Assistance Scheme
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Vinci Share Scheme (6 Month LOS qualifying period)
  • EV Car Purchase Scheme (1 Year LOS qualifying period)
  • Company Pension Scheme (Contributions matched up to 6%)
  • Hybrid working options following completion of probationary period
  • Disability Benefit Scheme and Death in Service Insurance





To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details.


This job is being advertised by AWD online on behalf of Actemium Automation

NEC Contracts | Civil Engineering Projects | Water / Wastewater Industry