senior engineer - hs2 birmingham

03 July 2018
jamie evans, randstad cpe
job type
£ 35,000 - £ 42,000 per year, Car, Commission & Benefits
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birmingham, west midlands
construction & property
sub specialism
civil engineering
job type
working hours
£ 35,000 - £ 42,000 per year, Car, Commission & Benefits
reference number
JE - 156
jamie evans, randstad cpe
0121 212 7790
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job description

Are you looking for work on HS2?

Would you like to be involved in the early stages of a major project?

We're currently recruiting for intermediate and senior engineers to work on a number of utility/ highway diversion projects around birmingham.

Must have previous experience in Highways/ Utilty diversion work.

Key Responsibilities

* Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHQE department.
* Supervise assistant and site engineers
* Assist with temporary works design schemes
* Take a personal interest in identifying, coaching and developing key staff.
* Monitor the work under their control to ensure that any unsafe work conditions and non-compliance with Company policies and procedures are promptly remedied.
* Maintain good working relations with client / designer / Team, together with our supply chain.
* Advise engineers on setting out methods and techniques.
* Ensure that the drawings and specification documents contain sufficient, accurate information for construction of the works. Formally request any missing information in sufficient time to allow the programme to proceed without delay.
* Communicate with foremen and supervisors to ensure full understanding of information provided.
* Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant for the use in the construction process.
* Prepare written risk assessments and method statements for the control of the works.
* Keep a full and accurate daily site diary, including any changes/variations, subcontractors attendance, and records of work related discussions with client / designer / project team.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications

* Proven experience in large civil engineering projects.
* Ability to produce, implement and manage safe systems of work for construction procedures.
* Ability and confidence to communicate and present to Top Level Management, Senior level clients and public.
* An understanding of the commercial issues in undertaking a large scale construction project.
* Ability and confidence to discuss engineering issues with people across various levels and disciplines.
* Excellent knowledge of current civil engineering legislation as well as Health & Safety and Environmental legislation.
* Proven experience/training with all the latest surveying/CAD techniques (desirable)

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

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

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.