Temporary Works Coordinator

£400 - £440 /day PAYE

Carmichael UK are seeking a Temporary Works Coordinator to work on a long term basis at Devonport Docks in Plymouth. 
Joining the design / engineering team, you will be responsible for co-ordinating all aspects of Temporary Works on one of the major projects ongoing in the dockyard.

As a Temporary Works Coordinator, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Co-ordination of Temporary Works between our site teams and designers
  • Review of TW design briefs prepared by site teams to ensure they are suitable for issue to the project’s Temporary Works Design teams and management of that submission process.
  • Management of Temporary Works through the full design preparation and checking processes in accordance with appropriate procedures and client requirements
  • Manage Temporary Works designs through their full life-cycle to client approval, implementation, use and dismantling
  • Liaise with different design houses simultaneously.
  • Ensure the implementation of these Temporary Works on site is in accordance with the approved and checked design details.
  • Site inspections and issue of TW Permits
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to the project’s Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality policies and management system requirements and expectations.
  • Develop and maintain an awareness of SHE hazards and associated risks and demonstrate a commitment to eliminate or minimise those risks.
  • Understand and effectively undertake SHE accountabilities.
  • Manage and coordinate Temporary Works Supervisors
  • Comply with commercial processes.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant legal and regulatory requirements and all relevant Joint Venture policies and processes.
  • Provide practical support and mentoring to less experienced members of the temporary works team


About You:

  • Degree qualification in civil engineering equivalent is desirable – one or more of: BSc, BA, BEng, MEng, Eng, Tech, MICE, TIStructE, LCIBSE, LCIBSEEng Tech, Completion of Higher Apprenticeship
  • We will consider personnel working towards Chartership/Incorporation with IStructE, ICE, CIOB, or other appropriate professional body.
  • Experience of overseeing a broad range of reinforced concrete, formwork and falsework Temporary Works schemes, preferably as a TWC or TWS
  • Ideally experience in design and/or engineering management
  • Working knowledge of Temporary Works management procedures
  • Experience in the delivery of major infrastructure projects
  • Awareness of commercial processes
  • Knowledge or experience of structural steel building buildings would be useful


You must also have full UK right to work to be able to pass a BPSS clearance check. These can take several weeks to process.