Contracts Engineer (highways)

  • Leeds, UK
  • £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Our clients include Highways as well as some of the major local authorities across the UK. We have also successfully transferred these services into various other key sectors including rail, marine, coastal, power, industrial and commercial sectors.

With an ever-increasing portfolio and a major expansion planned, we are looking to identify several talented individuals (Contracts Engineers, Site Agents, Project Managers & Specialist Services Engineers) based across the country to join this high-octane energy driven team.

You are the go-to in your area of expertise…… so why not come and join the UK's number 1 construction company

What you will be doing:

As a Contracts Engineer, you will:

  • Undertake management of internal resource and subcontractors;
  • Ensure that the works are constructed in accordance with the contract drawings, specification and Project Management Plan;
  • Manage site dimensional control ensuring that contractors have the facilities for setting out of the works;
  • Produce and review construction methods statements ensuring that the works are constructed efficiently and safely;
  • Produce all site documentation for delivery of the works including PMP, PVPMP, ITP, Construction Phase Management Plan etc as required;
  • Develop then work to programmes, measuring progress and productivity outputs;
  • Understand and apply the procedures and processes detailed in the project Health, Safety and Environmental plans, and to promote a safe working culture;
  • Ensure the works are undertaken safely and in accordance with Health, Safety & Environmental legislation and the site HS&E plans. Prepare and review risk assessments;
  • Support and drive behavioural safety on site;
  • Be responsible for the monitoring, progress reporting and achieving of goals for the work under his/her responsibility;
  • Anticipate and resolve problems, in particular related to engineering issues;
  • Manage construction records, O&M manuals and as built drawings;
  • Support our "Customer Focus", "Construction Excellence" and "Innovation" strategy.

So, what might we be looking for?

  • A reasonable level of experience in structural repair/specialist repair projects delivery
  • This could be in ANY of the above areas/sectors described
  • Able to understand technical proposals and contracts covering these types of projects

Still interested? Then come and become colleagues with 26,000 staff and join a business which recorded 8.6bn revenues last year and achieved industry leading customer satisfaction scores along with unrivalled employee engagement statistics.

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