Working for one of the UK's leading contractors operating both in the UK and Worldwide, they operate across a number of sectors including building, infrastructure, housing and maintenance Your new role Due to an increase in work capacity they are now looking to recruit a senior engineer to join their highways division. Main duties of the role:
Undertaking services within an engineering environment which may include (but are not limited to); scheme investigation, site and structure inspections, data collection and analysis, feasibility studies, preliminary and detailed design, preparation of tender documents, works/construction inspection and supervision to progress scheme design, development and construction.
Managing the delivery of technical outputs of project teams.
Acting as Lead Designer on work undertaken by the team.
Contributing to technical excellence and innovation across the team.
Ensuring personal utilisation targets are met.
Contributing to Value Management / Engineering to support Principal Engineers and Project Managers in ensuring that schemes are delivered with innovation.
Communicate, deliver and implement improvements to SHEQ within all aspects of projects.
Carrying out the checking and certifying of design deliverables (including drawings specifications, professional skill and care certificates, reports and contract documents), and authorising where appropriate.
Providing technical input to brief responses and proposals for new work.
Ensuring that delivery is achieved in accordance with the company’s management systems including Health and Safety, project and risk management.
Developing the talent within the team by coaching and mentoring Engineers, Technicians and Graduates and supporting their technical career development aspirations.
Supporting managers with provision of information on the technical performance of staff for performance appraisal purposes.
Actively promoting Health and Safety in the workplace, setting a good example to other employees and ensuring awareness of and compliance with general Health and Safety responsibilities as set out in the Health and Safety Management System
Perform other duties as may from time to time be reasonably required
What you'll need to succeed
A degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
To be a chartered / incorporated member of a relevant professional institution (MICE/MIStructE or equivalent) or possess equivalent experience.