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Small Works Manager

Bathgate, United Kingdom; Glasgow, United Kingdom

English (UK)

Job Description

Small Works Manager (Fire & Security) – Scotland

As the Small Works Manager, you will be required to deliver/commission small works projects (small works <400k) to all stakeholders on time, and within budget, whilst maintaining margins and keeping any margin erosion to a minimum.

Key to this role will be co-ordinating with clients and supporting quotations and design elements of small works projects as well as supporting the Branch to effectively deliver projects sold.

In addition, you will also be required to provide commissioning support for installations being undertaken – both in Small works and, from time to time, in major Projects – as necessary.

Change the future with us

  • Responsible for coordinating internal installation and project resources in Branch area

  • Management of sub-contractors engaged in Small works installations

  • Commissioning support for projects where required

  • Communications with Clients during delivery phase for Small Works installations

  • Ensuring high quality of service is provided to meet customer expectations

  • Ensuring Project documentation is completed according to agreed timescales

  • Up skilling of wider team, mentoring and coaching

  • Technical support and assistance for Branch service activities

  • Supporting sales team opportunities for new and existing Clients

  • Maintain high levels of understanding of Siemens SSP product portfolio

  • Product support for Branch personnel – including Installation & Service engineering teams

  • Operate to the highest business standards, manage risk and protect the Siemens brand.

  • Responsible for H&S and wellbeing of internal and sub contracted installation team

What you need to make real what matters.

  • Good organizational skills- priorities of task, good attention detail

  • Team work- work towards team goals, ability to work with wider team and individuals,

  • contribute to a high standard of team morale

  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written

  • Ability to create management / customer reports

  • Flexibility- supporting change, challenge, learn and adapt to new activities.

  • Co-operative, helpful willing to use initiative and conscientious

  • Must have had previous experience in Fire/Security field engineering (preferred electrical bias)

  • IT- familiarity with product specific software

  • IT literate, Microsoft, outlook, office, excel, word, power point

  • Knowledge of IP Security solutions and associated architecture requirements, desirable

  • General understanding of Ethernet networks and transmission technologies, desirable

Training / Educational requirements

  • Electrical qualification HNC/ NVQ/ City Guilds or equivalent experience in electrical engineering

  • Health and Safety Awareness (IOSH managing safety) preferred

  • Project management/engineering experience

  • Emergency First Aid (preferred)

  • Must hold full UK driving license

  • Security - Knowledge of Security industry

  • Fire - Knowledge of BS5839 part 1-8, 9 & BS6266 preferred

About us

We’re Siemens.  A collection of over 348,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them.   We have offices across the UK and Ireland, full of talented individual’s helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow.

Want to join us and be a Future Maker?

We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens.  Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application.  Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role.  We will be in contact as soon as possible with an update on your application.

What else do I need to know?

The benefits package for this role includes not only a generous base salary, but an annual bonus.  We know that not everyone’s lifestyle is the same, so we operate a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


Job ID: 103611

Organization: Building Technologies

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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