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Project Director - Lift Installation

£70000 - £80000 per annum Bonuses & Benefits & Car or Allowance

Project Director

Lift Industry

Lift Installation

National Role

Reporting to: Board of Directors

Basic Salary: Up to £80,000 Bonuses Benefits Package

The Role:

This role will be working for a well-established lift engineering company. The task is to lead the delivery of trophy site new construction projects. You will effectively manage a team of Senior Project Managers to deliver projects on time and on budget.

This role has a National coverage but you will not be required to cover the London projects.


  • Major Projects will be on a large scale, multiple assets and location projects all over a value of £1m.

  • Leading a team of site-based staff to deliver large, complex and high-value new equipment Major Projects around the UK (excluding London)

  • Each project will have its own Profit and Loss and cost centre and the successful candidate will have the capability to handle larger projects of this type independently.

  • Responsible for managing multiple projects in excess of £20m projects

The Successful Candidate:

  • The ideal candidate will have worked as a lift or escalator engineer or had involvement with lifting projects whilst working for a construction company. This candidate will have then worked their way up through management tiers either project management or operational roles to manage teams of other project managers on sizeable/multi-million-pound projects.

  • A proven track record in either the lift and escalator engineering industry or construction industry delivering high-value technical projects within the Lift or Construction industry.

  • Experience managing the strategic aspects of large projects including all reporting and forecasting and working closely with the project teams to mitigate any risk.

  • Defining project objectives, and ensuring these are achieved

  • Undertaking effective day to day management of the project and ensuring that the project runs to time and budget by taking P&L responsibility

  • Delivering operational performance excellence, customer satisfaction, engineering support and improved profitability.


  • Company Car or Allowance

  • Performance Related Bonuses

  • 25 Days Holiday

  • Company Incentives Program

  • Company Pension - Very Attractive

If you are a proven Project Director, Senior Project Manager, Project Manager, Program Manager, Operations Manager, Operations Director we want to hear from you today!

Interested? To apply for the Project Director position in the lift industry (reference Job I.D - 52010)

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About Precision People

This role is posted by Precision People, specialists in Technical, Engineering, Consultancy, Sales and Executive Search Recruitment. Operating since 2004, we have placed hundreds of technical candidates in fantastic new roles. Precision covers the whole spectrum of technical roles from Design Engineers, Service Managers, Mechanical Service Engineers, up to Maintenance and Production Managers. We have many technical roles both in the Midlands and throughout the UK, so get in touch today.

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