Mechanical Agent - Greenwich

South East London
£320-350p/day PAYE (Inside IR35)

Carmichael are recruiting an experienced Mechanical Agent for a major tunnel project in Greenwich.

This role is expected to last another 6 months with the option for permanent placement after the initial contract stint.

Duties will include: 

  • Strong ability to manage a construction site. This includes all construction related activities, safety and quality aspects of the works.
  • Management of Mechanical works and subcontractors
  • Considerable experience in managing major mechanical utilities packages, preferably in a trafficable tunnel / railway environment construction site or similar safety-conscious environment.
  • A good awareness of construction methods plant and equipment installation, finishes and systems integration.
  • Be knowledgeable of the CDM Regulations as applied to the Design and Construction processes.
  • Be knowledgeable of relevant British, European, LUL and Company Standards and the Reference/Working Manual.
  • Experience of working on multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects.
  • Experience of operating in a multi-contractor site environment.
  • Experience of commissioning and handover of infrastructure assets for operational use and effective construction phasing.
  • Experience of working in complex project management, safety focused and regulated organisation, where there are multiple, complex interfaces and delivering to time, budget and quality.

If you would like to apply for the Agent position, you will also need to demonstrate the following:

  • Have previously worked within construction tunnel / rail / terminal sectors
  • Previously worked as an agent on a major Mechanical pipes & pumps package
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge of quality assurance, writing method statements and risk assessments
  • Hold a construction related degree or HNC
  • Hold a valid CSCS Card