development engineer in leeds

17 July 2018
joseph hanson, randstad cpe
job type
£ 45,000 - £ 55,000 per year, car package, bonus
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
sub specialism
environmental & geotechnical
job type
working hours
£ 45,000 - £ 55,000 per year, car package, bonus
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joseph hanson, randstad cpe
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job description

An opportunity has arisen for a Development Engineer to join a successful residential developer in Leeds; my client is seeking an experienced Engineer within the house building industry.

My client is looking for an experienced Engineer with good experience (ideally with a residential company) to control and co-ordinate all technical information between external consultants and internal departments. To ensure all approvals are obtained and information received issued to allow for a programmed start on site. To understand, implement and adhere to the company policy/strategy.


Co-ordination and administration of topographical surveys, geotechnical/geo-environmental surveys, CCTV drainage surveys, utility surveys, structural surveys.

General engineering support to the technical managers; and the land, commercial, sales and customer care departments.

Engineering appraisals of prospective development land.

Co-ordination and administration of utility service disconnections and diversions of existing utility apparatus.

Co-ordination and administration of new utility mains and services connections designs and quotations.

Appointment of external civil engineering and structural engineering consultants, and the co-ordination and checking of the consultant's designs.

Co-ordination and administration of specialist foundation designs and quotations.

Co-ordination and administration of S38 and S278 highway works Agreements, S104 sewer adoption Agreements and S106 sewer connections applications.

Co-ordination and administration of road works licensing applications.

Participation in pre-contract, pre-start and project progress meetings.

Liaison with Highway Engineers, Water Authority Engineers, Local Authority officers.

Daily computer usage, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, printing/plotting and processing of electronic drawing files.

Ideal Candidate:

Previous experience within development in a housing environment

Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation

Understanding of local government

Up to date relevant knowledge of Health and Safety legislation

A background working for a major housing developer would be advantageous for this role


If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply via the link below today attaching a copy of your current CV.

Office - 0113 245 6161 Mob - 07849527696

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Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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