Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity


Portlaoise, Ireland, Republic of Ireland

Contracts Manager

At Enva we are committed to Recycling and Resource Recovery; it forms the basis of our business strategy and our values. We recover waste products to provide either a second life, such as the production of energy or, in many cases, full closed-loop recycling solutions. We also provide a complete portfolio of water and waste water services. Our dedication to developing new and innovative products and solutions and extending the lifecycle of the world's resources is driving our business forward, saving energy and saving resources.

Job Title:   Contracts Manager (Mechanical)
Reporting to:   Project Delivery Director (or as directed) 

The role allows the right candidate to take full ownership and responsibility for a diverse Portfolio of medium to large Projects from start to finish. Projects range in value from €10Kto >€500K in value and are based in a wide variety of sectors including Utilities, Pharmaceutical, Technology and Construction industries.

Responsibility for the management, coordination and execution of the scope of works for each project, whilst meeting the project objectives set out for EHS, technical, quality, programme and commercial.

  • Preparation of proposals and profit and loss accounts for projects
  • Assist in driving forward the development of new service offerings within Enva.
  • Liaising with Clients contractors, regulatory bodies and other stake holders
  • Monitor projects budgets and programmes.
  • Negotiate rates and contract terms with clients, contractors and suppliers.
  • Health and Safety
  • Support in developing the sales pipeline, meeting and developing opportunities with new prospects and existing clients.
  • Lead Compliance and quality standards on site
  • Develop bespoke solutions for complex treatment and processing issues
  • Procurement of materials.
  • Management and co-ordination of project team and all works on site.
  • Ensuring operations are carried out in accordance with the contract requirements.
  • Commercial control of day-to-day operations for projects.
  • Management of direct crews & sub-contractors.


  • Primary degree in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Construction/Environmental Management or other suitable qualification in a relevant discipline.
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge and ability to solve related issues and provide effective solutions that support overall Project objectives.
  • Ability to balance priorities to ensure Project targets are met without sacrificing overall goals.
  • Be able to work within a team and expected to be competent to work on own initiative.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing a project team to effectively manage a project through it’s lifecycle.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in managing sites/crew
  • Proficiency in generating 2D/3D drawings
  • To act courteously and communicate effectively with customers, suppliers, Enva personnel and other personnel encountered within your role;
  • To foster and develop good customer and public relations at all times and to portray a professional image of the company.
  • To report for work in a timely manner and to conduct work as scheduled to company and customer satisfaction.
  • To work within the instructions and procedures of the Company’s systems as directed by your Supervisor or other management as appropriate
  • To lead multiple projects in client facing role, managing key stakeholder relationships, operatives, contractors and quality standards
  • To conduct all duties in a constructive, efficient and productive manner at all times;
  • To act diligently and professionally in the interests of the Company;
  • To report any personal circumstances that would affect your ability to legally perform your duties.

We offer an attractive salary package along with additional company benefits to include :

Bonus, Company Vehicle, Pension, Life Assurance, Flexible Working, Remote Working, Educational Assistance Program. 

The above description is a general outline of the requirements of the role. It is not intended to be exhaustive and may be added to in the future depending on the needs of the business.

No agencies please