TWC V089229

Tyne and Wear
£430/day Ltd

A freelance opportunity outside of IR35 exist for an experienced Temporary Works Coordinator who can fulfil the following requirements.


  • Ensure the delivery teams are provided with safe, workable temporary works in a timely manner to suit the programme via in-house design or supplier / subcontract design checks.
  • Ensure the process for temporary works management is applied fully and efficiently.
  • Manage the technical assurance (TA) of all temporary works design as part of the process. (Including checks on supply chain proposals)
  • Manage the budget associated with designing and checking of all temporary works.
  • Back-up the project’s temporary works files on Costain’s Business Collaborator file management system.
  • Advise the construction team where temporary works designs may be required. Ensure that TW designs are suitably categorised with respect to the appropriate risk class.
  • Ensure the that upcoming temporary works are identified on the TW register and ensure the construction team produce design briefs that are both complete and accurate.
  • Be a key part of the planning / programming meetings with the construction team to ensure all temporary works are dealt with in a timely manner.
  • Liaise with permanent works designer to resolve issues regarding construction sequence and buildability as necessary.
  • Carry out frequent site visits, performing inspections of erected / installed temporary works prior to first loading, periodic inspections and wherever site conditions change.
  • Ensure relevant / appropriate permits are issued when required and that they contain suitable risk control measures.
  • Hold weekly temporary works coordination meetings to promote communication between Temporary Works Supervisors and ensure temporary work activities are captured in the programme.
  • Ensure compliance with current CDM regulations, temporary works best practice and all applicable technical standards.
  • Drive innovation in temporary works, including investigation, evaluation and integration of best practice.


Requirements for this opportunity include –

  • Design management and site inspection experience (essential)
  • Acts as a positive role model
  • Supports a culture in which personal integrity thrives
  • Inspire and coach others to build knowledge within the team
  • Supports a culture of innovation to solve problems
  • Willingly works with others and provides help, support and advice to colleagues
  • Chartered or Incorporated Membership of the ICE or working towards it (or other recognised professional body) (preferred)
  • Have practical knowledge, understanding and application of civil engineering construction methods
  • Experience / knowledge of temporary works management (essential)
  • CSCS card (essential)
  • CITB Temporary Works Coordinator Course (essential)
  • Completed SMSTS (essential)
  • Understanding and application of BS 5975:2019 (essential)
  • CITB Appointed Person for lifting (preferred)
  • CISRS basic Scaffold Inspection (preferred)
  • Thorough understanding and application of the CDM Regulations (essential)
  • Civil or Structural Engineering Qualification, Diploma, NVQ Level 4 or higher (essential)
  • Highways Passport (Essential).


If you are interested and have the requested accreditation, then kindly lodge your CV here now.