Electrical Project / Small Works Manager

Job Description

Electrical Project / Small Works Manager

Due to our continued success and increasing demand for our services we are looking for an experienced Electrical Project Manager to join our team!

The role

The key role of the Electrical Project Manager is a challenging and rewarding opportunity offering great variety in a fast-paced electrical contracting environment. No two days will be the same, and if you enjoy working in a friendly, hard-working team this role could be for you.

The position presents exciting future career development potential as the company evolves and grows. We are seeking someone who is committed, driven and enjoys working within a professional team to support the company’s growth and success.

The Electrical Project Manager will be responsible for handling small electrical jobs from the initial customer enquiry through to the successful execution of the electrical works.

The key responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Attending and estimating small electrical jobs including installations, testing, remedial work and repairs
  • Production of quotations for new small works, electrical testing and additional work on existing projects.
  • Management and scheduling of projects with sub-contract and in-house labour
  • Being a point of contact for the customer and informing of progress
  • Keeping company management system up to date for the jobs you are running
  • Management of engineers and subcontractors and answering any site queries
  • Management and maintenance of Quality, Health and Safety on site

The role will require you to run multiple electrical projects successfully whilst meeting defined timescales and quality standards in an organised manner.

Essential Requirements:

  • Level 3 City and Guilds Electrical Technical Certificate
  • NVQ level 3 in Electrical Installations
  • City and Guilds 18th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS7671)
  • A current valid JIB/ECS card with at least five years’ experience as an Approved Electrician
  • Health and safety awareness and the ability to produce method statements and risk assessments
  • The ability to prioritise work and work to deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The confidence and ability to work unsupervised and to supervise other electricians
  • An appetite to learn new skills
  • The ability to work well within a team

    Its desirable but not essential that you have:

  • City and Guilds 2391 Test and Inspection Qualification or equivalent
  • Previous experience producing quotations/tenders
  • Previous experience working in a managerial position

Key information:

  • Normal working hours are 40 hrs per week Monday to Friday but there may be the need to work outside these hours throughout the week and occasionally at weekends
  • Your salary will be based on your qualifications and experience
  • Ideal candidates would live in or around the Cumbria/Lancashire area or be willing to relocate to the area


  • Training will be provided where required
  • Automatic enrolment to the company pension scheme
  • Company uniform
  • Competitive salary
  • Company vehicle for commuting to and from work
  • On-site parking
  • Holiday Bonus Scheme
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Gym Membership


  • Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Kendal: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Approved Electrician: 5 years (required)

Work Location:

  • On the road


Application Deadline: 29/12/2023

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

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