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NEC Supervisor

Hays Building
Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
Closing date
18 May 2022

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NEC Supervisor - Civils - Freelance (working from home)

Your new company
One of the UKs leading engineering and project managing consultancies delivering infrastructure schemes throughout the UK and overseas.

Your new role
An exciting opportunity for a NEC Supervisor to join the Project Management team in
Cambridgeshire. This new role is required to assist with the delivery of a significant programme of
projects across an existing client framework. The majority of projects will be within the education sector
(new schools and substantial extensions) but the scope will also include the healthcare and wider
community infrastructure sectors

You will be expected to undertake the role of Supervisor as defined under the NEC contract, but
consideration will be given to individuals who can demonstrate relevant experience as a Clerk of Works,
with the potential for further training to be provided. The Supervisor will be involved at all stages of the
project lifecycle including;
Undertaking high level technical reviews of emerging design proposals during the precontract

Carrying out regular site inspections to monitor progress and quality of works post-contract
Managing the defects identification and rectification process during the post-construction

The client has a range of mostly school projects (some energy schemes) on site at present which
equate to 3 days per week, this will grow to 5 days/week from early May and could last 2+

The Supervisor will have a key role in the successful delivery of a range of high-profile projects and will be
required to have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a range of
project partners. This role represents an excellent opportunity for the right person to join an existing,
successful, and motivated team and play a pivotal role in our continued growth.


  • Act as the Supervisor as required under the NEC suite of contracts
  • Undertake high level technical reviews of design proposals at outline design (RIBA 3) and
  • detailed design stages (RIBA 4)
  • Perform regular site inspections to monitor progress, quality of works and compliance with
  • the Scope
  • Ensuring that the standards of work and the materials supplied by Contractor are in
  • accordance with the Scope
  • Provide weekly written reports to the Project Manager and attend monthly project progress
  • meetings during the construction phase
  • Proactively liaise with the contractor to identify potential issues and monitor programme
  • impacts
  • Perform pre-completion snagging, witness testing and review commissioning paperwork
  • Perform post-completion defect inspections as required under the contract and record and
  • monitor defects to conclusion
  • Maintain records and data, operate and maintain information systems and undertake general
  • administrative tasks;
  • Ensure the contractor performs their responsibilities under the contract

What you'll need to succeed

  • CSCS card Holder
  • Demonstrable experience of undertaking the NEC Supervisor role (or similar) at all stages of
  • the project lifecycle
  • Demonstrable experience of delivery of education sector construction projects or similar
  • Demonstrable experience of working with contractors/designers within a design and build
  • procurement model
  • Formal NEC Supervisor accreditation desirable
  • Membership of Institute of Clerk of Works an advantage
  • Competent in the use of IT systems and applications
  • Full driving licence and own transport (mileage will be paid for business use)

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