Project Installation Manager (m/f/d)

  • Category: Project Management & Execution
  • Location: Berlin, DE; Cologne, DE

You would like to make a difference and have an impact? In a company who is a key partner in the green transformation of our society? Then join our ambitious team. Your work location will be mainly in Berlin or Würzburg during project execution. The position requires a high willingness to travel with having your work base in Cologne.

As Project Installation Manager (m/f/d) DC Corridor Projects, you are responsible for the implementation of project installation, Quality and HSE requirements at the respective DC worksites of the DC Corridor Projects. You will report to the Project Manager Corridor Projects and Director of Installation and Site Management.

You will be responsible for the following tasks:

You will support the site planning and organisation of DC- and AC- projects and will be responsible for the preparation and review of schedule and resource planning and coordination of required staff and qualifications. Furthermore, you will be the NKT representative (m/f/d) and contact person on site. Your agenda will also include the leading of the site managers (m/f/d), fitters (m/f/d) and subcontractors (m/f/d) on site and the implementation of regular project reviews and progress reports with the project manager (m/f/d). Additionally, you will be responsible for the implementation of HSE requirements on site such as risk assessments, toolbox talks through to safety inspections and monitoring of audits and to maintain the quality control plan and checking the cable laying and assembly work. Another important task is the documentation of the work carried out and coordination on the construction site and to implement and support risk assessments, documenting and introducing mitigation measures. Further key tasks are:

  • Supervise high voltage testing in accordance with contractual requirements
  • Supporting sales and tender management for tenders
  • Prepare cable installation plans, claim documentation and final reports
  • Support the preparation and review of the project budget for installation works and compare the accrued site costs (staff, material, subs) with the delegated installation budget

To connect a greener world, you should have the following skills and experience:

You are an electrical / mechanical engineer (m/f/d) or similar and you have experience with project management and site management of high voltage cable systems in an international company. Alternatively, you worked in high voltage cable or accessories engineering or R&D and you are highly motivated to work operative and to start a project management certification. Furthermore, having experience in onshore high voltage cable system installation is desirable and you have actively worked with implementing lessons learned into existing and new best practice standards. As a person, you are straightforward, robust and practitioner (m/f/d) by nature. To reach the goals of the projects on time, you work structured, targeted, sustained and you have a good overview. Further important qualifications are:

  • Very high ability to work in a team
  • Very good communication skills
  • Fluent in German and and business fluent in English

Contact and application

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.

Interested? Then we are looking forward to your application (incl. salary expectations and potential starting date). Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. If you have questions concerning the position, please do not hesitate to contact Volker Gauler, If you have questions concerning the recruitment process you are very welcome to contact our Business Partner Ms Sandra Schröder,

We welcome your application in German language!

About NKT
NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.8 billion in 2021. NKT - We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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