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Senior Engineer - A47

Ref no. BHN566818
Salary £50,000 - £52,000/annum
Location Norwich, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client, a leading construction company in the Highways sector, is currently seeking a Senior Engineer to join their team on the A47 project. This is a permanent position with opportunities for carer growth and development.

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Senior Engineer - A47


Senior Engineer - A47 Project

Job description

Senior Engineer - Tuddenham


Senior Engineer - Highways
Location - Tuddenham
Our client, a leading construction company, is seeking a skilled and experienced Senior Engineer to join their Highways team in Tuddenham. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on infrastructure projects and frameworks, taking full responsibility for setting out, engineering control, and quality. As a Senior Engineer, you will also coordinate and mentor the site engineering team, ensuring the successful delivery of projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in creating a knowingly safe working environment.
  • Assist the Site Agent in planning and coordinating the project and resources.
  • Coordinate subcontractors to ensure they achieve programme outputs.
  • Write, review, and implement Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS).
  • Write, review, and implement Inspection Test Plans (ITP's).
  • Ensure works are carried out as per ITP's including correct engineering checks, hold points, inspections, and tests.
  • Manage the site engineering team, delegate tasks, train & mentor junior engineers, and lead by example.
  • Control and update programmes/attend coordination meetings and daily/2-week/monthly and 3 monthly lookaheads as required.

Job Requirements

  • Ability to work safely.
  • Read & Interpret data and drawings.
  • Advanced setting out techniques and able to use Level and EDM with knowledge of GPS preferred.
  • Relevant Civil Engineering experience (Highways, Rail, water or aviation).
  • Proven leadership and delegation skills.
  • Flexible attitude to work.
  • Problem-solving skills
  • NVQ Level 3 or higher.
  • SMSTS.
  • Relevant CSCS card.
  • Office 365 expertise/CAD.

About You

Our client is looking for a candidate who has experience in relevant Civil Engineering sectors such as Highways, Rail, water, or aviation. You should have the ability to work safely, interpret data and drawings, and possess advanced setting out techniques. Leadership and delegation skills are essential for this role, as well as a flexible attitude towards work. Strong problem-solving skills and relevant qualifications, such as a NVQ Level 3 or higher, SMSTS, and a relevant CSCS card, are also required. Proficiency in Office 365 and CAD will be advantageous for this position.

Our Benefits

Our client values their employees and offers a comprehensive range of attractive benefits to support your career and well-being. In addition to a competitive salary, their benefits package includes generous holiday entitlement, corporate discounts, cycle to work schemes, a comprehensive pension plan, share purchase scheme, private medical scheme options, employee assistance program, and paid membership to a recognized professional association relevant to your role.
If you are a talented Senior Engineer looking for an exciting opportunity to work on high-profile projects within a leading construction company, then we encourage you to apply now!

George Bladon manages this role

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