Vacancy: Project Manager at Guardtech

Guardtech Cleanrooms Ltd - Cambridge

Salary: TBA - Dependent on experience

3 to 4 days site based, 1 to 2 day working from home/office

Job brief

Guardtech Cleanrooms are a leading provider of Controlled Environments; designing and delivering turnkey Cleanroom projects nationwide. Guardtech are seeking a dynamic and highly motivated Project Manager to lead successful delivery of key projects across the UK.


Responsible for the delivery and management of multiple construction projects, ranging in value from £100,000 to £5 million, located nationwide, reporting to and supported by the Operations Director and in-house design & coordination team as well as directly employed structural and electrical installation teams.

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of all projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensure technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Use appropriate techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with clients and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimise project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Commit to and actively participate in a culture of continuous improvement
  • Motivate the project delivery team and cultivate a culture of leading by example
  • Manage, but always with the aim of exceeding the client’s expectation
  • Take ownership


  • First and foremost, you will be enthusiastic, positive, dynamic and a strong team player
  • Great educational background, preferably degree educated in the fields of technology, engineering or project management
  • Solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Track record as a project manager/junior project manager/project administrator
  • Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience with CAD
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and project management software
  • Full UK Driving License and a willingness to travel
  • Not afraid of long days if and when the job requires


  • A history of project managing site installation
  • A history of working in Cleanrooms, HVAC, Construction or Installation
  • PMP / PRINCE II certification is a plus

Why work for Guardtech?

Guardtech offers a fast pace, exciting, dynamic working environment where employees are truly valued and contribute heavily to the day to day decisions of the business. At Guardtech you have a voice and we value and embrace change that comes from within the organisation that is directed at improving the company. We work extremely hard, but we also believe in rewarding hard work and there are many opportunities for personal growth and development at Guardtech for those individuals that go above and beyond.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: TBA - dependent on experience

Bonus: 10% of annual salary based on sucessful project delivery

Holiday: 20 Days per year + Bank Holidays

Pension Contribution: 3% Employer

Benefits: Company Car

To apply, please email a copy of your CV and a covering email to Mark Wheeler, Commercial Director,

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