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    Location: Sweden (within an hour from Stockholm)

    Salary: €80,000-€90,000 + Allowance, Accommodation, Flights, Travel

    Contract Type: Permanent

    Mechanical Project Lead Job Profile:

    An international main contractor is looking for a Mechanical Project Lead to join their team working on data centre construction projects. This position is to be based initially in Sweden (local to Stockholm) with other projects coming up in both the same location and elsewhere in Europe.

    This contractor largely works on data centre construction projects across Europe, with most of their business being focused in Sweden, Germany, and Denmark. This company is large with excellent opportunity for progression – they’re well known for giving as progression opportunity as the individual is seeking.

    You can find our other currently advertised jobs at or check out our LinkedIn page at


    Mechanical Project Lead Key Activities

    The successful Mechanical Project Lead will be responsible for the following tasks:

    • To align Mechanical activities so they are completed in a safe manner ensuring the Health and Safety of all stakeholders is kept to the forefront of any decisions made or works executed
    • To lead by example and ensure all stakeholders are made aware of Company specific Health & Safety policies and procedures and ensure that Health & Safety forms a key part of any discussions
    • To be fully aware of and ensure that all stakeholders are aware of the existence of any hazardous energies and any site-specific management strategies (Lock Out Tag Out) around these sources of energy
    • To have a full working knowledge of the project Mechanical systems and to track systems installation to ensure it is compliant with specification and program needs
    • To have an understanding of project specific commissioning requirements and to assist in the development of project specific Commissioning Implementation Plans (CIPs)
    • To complete site inspections of the Mechanical, BAS/BMS & CSA works to ensure the installation conforms to relevant requirements
    • To coordinate that rooms and or areas meet the relevant CSA and MEP Quality standards and requirements for advanced Beneficial Use in line with the master construction program
    • To ensure stakeholders receive sufficient information needed to progress systems installation such that it allows for works progression in line with the master construction program
    • To ensure that contractors and vendors are adequately resourced to complete works successfully in order to streamline and prioritize the execution of electrical activities
    • To review the master construction schedule and identify opportunity and sequencing to focus on work faces in terms of Mechanical and CSA scope which will ultimately enhance program delivery
    • To chair and input into onsite and offsite meetings with all relevant project stakeholders as per project requirements
    • Issue weekly progress & costs report as required
    • Management of sub-contractor activities including tracking progress against schedule and manpower levels
    • To review and ensure system electrical stakeholders (both internal and external) produce the following items:
      • Construction and Commissioning Programs reflective of the Master Construction Schedule
      • Works execution documents and trackers
      • Risk Assessments and Method Statements
      • Progress reports reflective of their scope in alignment with their program
      • All relevant Field and Vendor turnover/handover packs as required by the project.


    Mechanical Project Lead Specification

    The following will be required of the Mechanical Project Lead:

    • Roughly 5+ years’ experience
    • Prior experience working on data centre construction project is essential
    • Prior experience working for a general contractor is ideal
    • Must be able to work in the EU / Sweden without requiring a new visa / work permit


    Mechanical Project Lead Personal Skills and Qualifications

    The successful Mechanical Project Lead will possess the following:

    • Preferably a degree in a relevant field
    • Must be eligible to work in the EU / Sweden without require a new visa / work permit


    To Apply for the position of Mechanical Project Lead, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the life sciences or data centre construction sectors, please either use the form on the right or contact us on +44 (0) 1252 938 100 or at Centreline Resourcing. You can also find our currently advertised jobs at or check out our LinkedIn page at

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