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DEVELOPMENT / CONSTRUCTION / PROJECT MANAGEMENT 2024-98738 610 Plymouth, England Permanent contract

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Assistant Project Manager / Package Manager (Client's side: JP13920)


Package Manager (Assistant Project Manager)

Devonport / Remote

Permanent / Contract

NUVIA UK's Technical Services & Consulting department is fast growing with hybrid opportunities available up and down the country. We're striving to create a multidisciplinary team to offer our clients the best range of talent.

We are looking for a Package Manager (Assistant Project Manager) to support on a project at Devonport. Supporting one of our key clients, you will act as the face of Nuvia throughout the project.

Role Overview

The Major Infrastructure Projects directorate provides major new or upgraded dock, berth and building infrastructure projects to provide facilities for the ship and submarine sustainment programmes.  As Package Manager (aka Assistant Project Manager) you'll work with multi-discipline infrastructure system designs to provide an overall sustainment capability mainly for dry dock systems.

Using your experience in facility upgrade or construction projects you will manage the delivery of heavy civils infrastructure designs and work with users and other stakeholders to ensure that the integrated facility provides the sustainment capability.  You will use your project management expertise to ensure the end product meets the technical and operational requirements of the facility.

This is an exciting opportunity to progress your career and assist in the delivery of Defence design and safety engineering projects, with opportunities for further development and progression within the Company.

Key Responsibilities

  • This is a key role providing support to the Project Manager who is managing the overall facility design contracts. 
  • The individual will be responsible for the delivery of schedule, scope, contractual, financial and risk management functions.
  • The role will require frequent travel to design consultants’ offices UK wide.
  • Assisting the technical and project team in development of requirements, project scope and solutions for specific work packages.
  • Translate supply chain reporting into useable data to inform planning, monitoring and control of work packages.
  • Manage input to cost and budget monitoring.
  • Develop Stakeholder management and communications plans.
  • Document & Deliverable management
  • Manage the risk process including the identification, assessment, planning and implementation of risks, opportunities and issues.

Qualifications and Experience

  • APM project management qualification (or equivalent).
  • NEC4 Accredited Project Manager – desired

The candidate must have experience of working within a project environment, ideally with NEC4 contract experience in a heavy civil engineering environment. The project will be on the Nuclear Licensed site and therefore experience in delivery of Nuclear safety implicated structures, equipment or services would be of benefit.

Why us?

Employee Staff Benefits:

  • 8.5% Pension Contribution & Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Scheme*
  • Employee Share Scheme
  • 18 Weeks Full Maternity Pay* (+21w SMP)
  • 25 days holiday (increasing to 28 days after 5 years’ service, 31 days after 10 years’ service)
  • Option to buy, sell and carry over up to 5 days annual leave per year
  • In partnership with trade unions
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Personal Development & Further Education Support
  • Long Service & Recognition Awards
  • Fantastic Employee Discounts
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme

*After 1 year of service.

Join NUVIA as a Package Manager / Assistant Project Manager!

Nuvia - a subsidiary of VINCI construction - is an international company that operates across highly regulated sectors including Civil Nuclear and has a strong presence and history of delivery at nuclear sites in the UK and internationally.

Nuvia is a performance-driven company that is committed to the development of its people within a culture of safety, innovation, and excellence. 

Nuvia UK is committed towards equality in employment.


NUVIA is a branch of VINCI, the world's largest integrated concessions and construction group. NUVIA is more specifically the nuclear entity of the VINCI Group and is involved in the entire life cycle of nuclear facilities, from new build to decommissioning, maintenance and operation. NUVIA is constantly growing, with more than 2700 employees worldwide. On average, 100 men and women join us every year. Now, more than ever, we are looking for new talent to support the group's growth.


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