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Posted Date:  23-Jan-2023
Posting End Date:  06 - Feb - 2023
Location:  Shropshire
Company:  Severn Trent Water Limited
Department:  Network Control
Salary (£):  £43,000 - £53,000

Project Manager





Want to do the best work of your life? Playing your part in making a big difference to the environment and communities we serve. Our people make Severn Trent a truly exciting and inclusive place to work – a place where you can be yourself and let your skills shine.



Our purpose is taking care of life’s essentials, but we’re also big on making a difference, not just because we should but because we care.



We have a brilliant opportunity to join our Water network Operations and Leakage department as a Project Manager!



While in this role, you will play a key role in being responsible for day-to-day management and safety of the project and must be competent in managing the six aspects of a project, i.e. scope, schedule, finance, risk, quality and resources. Well-developed interpersonal skills such as leadership, communication and conflict management are also vitally important



Sound like you? Please read on.







Your key accountabilities in helping us will be:



  • Acting as Process and technical lead, evaluating tender submissions from a technical perspective and supporting contract negotiations and award.



  • Taking responsibility for both operational and capital financial management ensuring all deliverables are achieved, within budget, on time and to agreed company standards.



  • Successful management of framework suppliers and service providers under MCS process to support the compliance and safe delivery of the capital projects



  • Critically evaluate the asset maintenance processes with the business users and help drive change to improve.



  • Drive the project plan and milestone delivery, highlighting issues or blockers and providing recommendations where appropriate for Capital Delivery Senior Manager Team (SMT Steerco).



  • Work with Commercial to ensure successful mobilisation and demobilisation of suppliers.



  • Plan, draft and co-ordinate communications and workshops for Potable Tanks work stream.








Of course, it’s important that we attract the right skill sets, and those with the right experience but we value character, positivity, and a caring attitude in equal weight.

We want people who show up and roll their sleeves up. Restless spirits who are ready to be part of something bigger, who care, who really care... because when you really care, you’ll go above and beyond. When you really care you don’t just talk about it, you do more.



We welcome people from all walks of life and celebrate individuality as we know diverse minds, experiences and backgrounds help us to learn and better serve our communities.



We employ thousands of people from across our community who really care about what they do. Because that is how we do what we do.



And when it comes to inclusion, we’re making sure we keep up the progress with our wonderful working groups – LGBTQ+, Women in Operations & STEM, Disability and Ethnicity; who help us do just that.



We do more, because we care.








It’s not just a job you’ll get here, you’ll get a career too. We have a range of benefits that reward and recognise great work and award-winning training to ensure you reach your potential. And we’ll also help you play your part in looking after the environment and the community in which we live.  Here’s some of our favourites:



  • Salary: £43,000 - £53,000



  • 28 days holiday + bank holidays (and the ability to buy/ sell up to 5 days per year) 



  • Annual bonus scheme (of up to £2,250 per annum based on company performance) 



  • Leading pension scheme – we will double your contribution (up to 15% when you contribute 7.5%) 



  • Sharesave – the chance to buy Severn Trent Plc shares at a discounted rate 



  • Dedicated training and development with our ‘Academy’ 



  • Electric vehicle scheme and retail offers 



  • Family friendly policies 



  • Two volunteering days per year 







Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.



To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSevernTrent on social media.