Careers - Senior Project Manager – EHV/HV Cabling

Job Description

Salary – In the region of £80-90k, inc benefits

Location- North Wales, UK

Role Type- Full-time

About Us-

Aaron HV as part of the Aaron Engineering Group is a leading supplier in the infrastructure sector, known for our innovation, commitment to excellence, and dedication to delivering high-voltage solutions that power the country. With a focus on sustainable and impactful projects, we are expanding our EHV/HV team and seeking a talented Senior Project Manager with expertise in Extra high-voltage (EHV) cabling to lead and drive the success of our talented team on large scale project work.


Job Description-

As a Senior Project Manager with EHV cabling experience, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing the full project lifecycle of high-voltage cabling projects. This role requires a seasoned professional who can effectively lead cross-functional teams, manage resources, and ensure the successful execution of projects within scope, budget, and timeline. If you have a proven track record in delivering complex EHV cabling projects and are passionate about shaping the future of the energy industry, we want to hear from you!


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage high-voltage cabling projects from initiation to completion, ensuring compliance with industry standards and safety regulations.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans, schedules, and budgets in collaboration with key stakeholders.
  • Provide technical expertise in HV cabling design, installation, and testing phases of projects.
  • Collaborate with engineering, procurement, construction, and quality assurance teams to optimize project performance.
  • Identify and mitigate project risks, issues, and challenges to ensure successful project delivery.
  • Foster strong client relationships and ensure customer satisfaction throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Lead and mentor project teams, promoting a collaborative and high-performance work environment.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Project Management, or a related field. Advanced degree is a plus.
  • Proven experience as a Project Manager with a focus on high-voltage cabling projects, with a minimum of 20 years of successful project delivery.
  • In-depth knowledge of high-voltage cabling design, installation, and testing processes.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively manage and motivate project teams.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with relevant industry standards, regulations, and best practices.


Experience :

  • Experience of working under NEC 4 contracts (Essential)
  • Experience working on the National Grid (Essential)
  • Educated to degree level (preferably in an engineering, business or project management discipline) (Essential)
  • A recognised project management professional qualification (e.g. PRINCE2, APM Project Management Qualification) (Essential).
  • Extensive experience of working in a high hazard industry or major infrastructure projects (Essential).
  • Experience of working on major EHV and HV Cabling projects
  • A recognised professional Health & Safety qualification (e.g NEBOSH, IOSH)
  • Experience in contract management including a detailed understanding of contract methodologies and the management of commercial risk.
  • Proven performance of successfully leading and delivering large complex projects to time, cost, and quality throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Knowledge and understanding of regulatory requirements and legislation including procurement, environment, and health & safety.
  • Familiar with NG rules & regulations.
  • Have an appreciation of deep shaft and tunnel working environments.
  • Have an appreciation of heavy lifting and large cable pulling activities.
  • Ability to lead collaborative teams and act as a role-model for the site standards, expectations, and behaviours.
  • Experience of working closely with supply chain partners, and managing wider stakeholders (e.g. Landowners, Local Authorities, the Environment Agency, etc)


Essential Skills and Competencies :

The jobholder must be a motivated self-starter, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to meet targets in a commercial environment.
  • People management skills and ability to motivate and engage staff.
  • The ability to deliver strong financial performance in a contracting environment.
  • A proven understanding of safety and quality management
  • The ability to engage at a specific and detailed level with key tasks, evidenced by those tasks being executed in a highly efficient manner.
  • Personal integrity, resilience and the robustness needed to operate in a fast changing highly commercial contracting environment.


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