Senior Engineer

6199
Durham
Contract
300/day Ltd rates (neg. depending on experience)

An immediate start, outside IR35 opportunity exist for a Senior Engineer on a major highways project. Reporting to the Senior Agent you will be responsible for ensuring that the works elements under your control are delivered to the correct quality and in a safe, timely and cost-effective manner. Working collaboratively with the wider project team to deliver successful project outcomes.

 

Duties include -

  • Supervise the works to ensure the highest standards of health and safety are maintained
  • In conjunction with the engineers and surveyors, ensure all setting out is present and correct before work starts and mentor the Junior Engineers as required
  • Ensure all RAMS are in place and suitable prior to works commencing and being followed as works are undertaken
  • Ensure ITPs and MARs are in place prior to works commencing and followed/completed during the works
  • In conjunction with the discipline Supervisor, ensure that plant, labour and materials for each item of work are identified and available in good time
  • Review the drawings and specification to identify errors and omissions and bring these to the attention of the project team via TQ’s
  • Be fully conversant with supply chain contract conditions and the attendances from Costain
  • Maintain program and identify opportunities. Record resources and monitor outputs against program
  • Communicate with the project team, issues of non-conformances and contractual correspondence, maintaining comprehensive records of resources employed on additional works
  • Keep a full and accurate daily diary, including any changes / variations, specialist attendances, upload all daily diary reports onto BC and provide the construction manager/senior agent/works manager with an emailed report at the end of each night shift

 

Requirements for this post- 

  • Civil Engineering related qualification (HNC, HND, BSc MSc, BEng, MEng)
  • Able to provide suitable experience delivering complex structures/roadworks for tier one or principal contractor
  • SMSTS, CSCS and First/Fire Aid 
  • Additional training in CAT & Genny, Appointed Person, relevant lifting and temporary works co-ordination is sought after
  • Understanding of Engineering Principles and extensive technical knowledge of construction techniques and best practices
  • Knowledge of construction contracts and forms of contract through formal training
  • Computer competence (MS Word, Excel, Document control system, Primavera software)

 

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, then kindly lodge your CV here now.