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Section Engineer

Hays Building
Norfolk, Wymondham
Closing date
4 Jul 2024

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Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time
Job Function
Site Management

Job Details

Your new company
Operating both in the UK and across the world, they are a leading contractor delivering projects across multiple sectors including; real estate, defence, education, highways, rail and water.
Your new role
Working on the major highways improvement scheme in the Norfolk region, they require a Section Engineer to effectively and professionally monitor and supervise site works including subcontract packages. Delivered in accordance with company procedures, programme requirements and project specifications.

Some of the duties involved (but not limited to):

  • Contribute to construction feasibility reviews of the proposed detailed design, review and commenting on Issued For Assurance construction packs prior to receiving IFC information
  • Coordinate supply chain partners to contribute to design solutions at the appropriate time to deliver a right first time design solution that can be constructed with "no in-flight change"
  • Ensure construction issues are raised promptly through the delivery team, with an appropriate level of escalation to determine a suitable resolution
  • Write and/or Review Temporary Works Design Briefs to the acceptance of the TWC
  • Ensure the delivery team is working to the latest design, and it is fully understood.
  • Understand the design specifications and drawings for your section. Challenge where relevant.
  • Communicate the delivery requirements for the upcoming 3-6 months to your Agents/Sub Agents to allow them to begin detailed planning of the works
  • Develop and deliver a robust short term plan which aligns to the contract programme
  • Produce the whole life programmes for your works and update them at suitable intervals. Resource load the programmes to control interfaces and continuity.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Experience in delivering major highways schemes.
  • Degree level qualification in a Civil Engineering allied subject or HND in Civil Engineering and vocational training in Engineering
  • Formal training in Health & Safety and Environmental Management (SMSTS, SEATS)
  • Relevant CSCS Card

What you need to do now
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