Electrical Engineer

Recruiter
Orion Group
Location
Brighton
Salary
£33 - £36/hour
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Urgent Electrical Engineer required to start at the University of Sussex as soon as possible on 3 month contract.

The Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Electrical Project Engineer to join our Building Services team on a 3 month contract based in Brighton, Sussex - The project is Building Services. As the successful candidate you will assist both the Construction Manager and Engineering Manager with the planning and daily execution of the construction project and be responsible for maintaining certain aspects of the project schedule as assigned by the Project Manager, by managing the process of submittal approvals, coordinating the timely delivery of materials, maintaining schedules and budgets. You will also be responsible for liaising with the Designer and package plant suppliers.

Key Requirements

establish procedures for controlling contract drawings
evaluate technical submissions and vendor documentation
initiates set-up of the job management system
assists with the scopes of work, and help solicit subcontractors and suppliers
initiates the building permit process
assists in the development of the site utilization plan
develops submittal log, participate in subcontractor project orientation meetings, communicate and coordinate submittals and coordination drawings with subcontractors and the Superintendent
assists in the development of construction plans and work package plans
actively participates in subcontractor project orientation
assists Project Manager / Superintendent in the review and coordination of the Loss Prevention, Sustainability Action Plan and Quality Control Program
responsible for proactive administration of reviewing and processing all submittal data and shop drawings to ensure project schedules are expedited and materials are delivered on time
conducts meetings with subcontractors, assisted by the Project Manager and/or Superintendent
serves as the onsite quality manager for assigned trades by verifying subcontractor deliveries meet approved submittal requirements
attends and participates in meetings with Architect/Engineer and owner representatives, provides information and assists the Project Manager in the preparation of progress reports/meeting minutes
distributes proposal change documents to subcontractors/suppliers and assists in collecting pricing and/or prepares change proposal requests for internal pricing review
attends and participates in meetings with Architect/Engineer and owner representatives, provides information and assists the Project Manager in the preparation of progress reports/meeting minutes
distributes proposal change documents to subcontractors/suppliers and assists in collecting pricing and/or prepares change proposal requests for internal pricing review
ensures all clarifications, changes, directives, RFIs, etc., are updated on the "as-built" drawings and are fully coordinated with company supervision and all subcontractor/suppliers
responsible for submitting owner required close-out documents and assisting subcontractors /suppliers in scheduling owner required training and documentation
ensure a relentless focus on Zero Harm
support the delivery of the business' Sustainability activities
ad-hoc duties as required by management

Candidate:

Previous Electrical engineering experience and a subject matter expert in the discipline of engineering discipline are required
Up-to-date relevant knowledge of engineering and of industry best practice, appropriate to the relevant discipline, is required
Building Services construction experience
Able to exhibit commitment to quality by evaluating project-related processes and make necessary changes, using customer input to make improvements, and meeting/exceeding internal and external customer expectations
will display high levels of integrity that demonstrates support for the company values and the employees, while maintaining constant focus on meeting/exceeding customer requirements and expectations
team player
ability to develop relationships with all level of Stakeholders

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment