Leidos are a growing company delivering innovative technology and solutions focused on safeguarding critical capabilities and transformation in frontline services, our work in the United Kingdom includes addressing some of the most complex problems in defence, healthcare, government, safety and security, and transportation.
Based in our RAF Lakenheath Program Integration Office, on site with our client, you will be responsible for delivery of fitout management on site and accountable for meeting project fitout objectives. Your principal role will be to co-ordinate the efforts of multiple suppliers delivering fitout works on site, ensuring that they work safely and in accordance with the fitout phase health and safety plan for each project.
Joining our existing project management team, you will bring a wide range of site management and coordination skills, knowledge and experience of working closely with clients, U.S. and UK stakeholders and all disciplines to manage projects on site and deliver to challenging timelines.
From day one, you will be involved in preparing for the fitout phase on several of the program’s critical assets, working with others in the Program Integration Office to engage with suppliers to 48FW to develop and communicate management plans and schedules for the work they will be delivering on site. There will be strong focus on managing and coordinating health and safety on site during the fitout phases of projects that you are managing. However, other duties will include quality control, programming, reporting, client and stakeholder liaison.
We are looking for a manager with on-site experience of major construction projects, with well-developed professional skills and a track record of working in a defence sector environment. The ability to identify site management and coordination requirements, develop a schedule for on-site delivery, manage project governance and work collaboratively with a team of people from across multiple organizations will be crucial for success. You will be busy, challenged and will feel rewarded.
- Strong focus on Health and Safety
- Site management and supervisory skills
- Effective communication skills
- Evidence of working collaboratively with clients and suppliers to deliver positive results
- Upholding professional and ethical behaviour in everything you do
- Good practical application of Microsoft Software applications
- Full UK/US driving licence
- Experience working with U.S. Visiting Forces
- Experience in the delivery of complex facility projects on secure sites
- Project Management/Engineering/Construction/Safety related degree
- Ideally applicants will hold, or be committed to achieving, project management and/or other professional qualifications and will be members of a recognised professional institution.
What do we do for you?
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme)
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Other Clearance
Scheduled Weekly Hours:37.5
Job Family:Proj and Prog Management
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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