OHL Senior Engineer- UK Wide

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
£30k - £40k pa
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a multidisciplinary consultancy in search of an OHL Senior Engineer to join their team for a UK wide opportunity. This outstanding role will offer you the chance to work with the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets in delivering exceptional outcomes to clients in over 70 countries. Experience: - Bachelors Degree or higher in Electrical Engineering - Chartered Engineer - Experience of computer based calculation packages - Prepare studies, designs, reports and tender/contract documentation to be carried out in accordance with relevant codes of practice - Provide reviews of submissions from contractors and review reports - PLS CADD experience is essential - Establish test procedures and plant and equipment manufacture and installation programmes - Assist in the preparation of bids and tenders, including contract negotiations - Investigate breakdowns, failures and designs and carry out special investigations - Proven ability of working with internal and external parties, eg. equipment suppliers, manufacturers, service providers and professional bodies - Be willing to travel, either overseas or within the UK to carry out project requirements and develop working relationships quickly and effectively Key Responsibilities: - Agree customer's specifications and agree design requirements - Design safe systems, defined as the integrated structure/overhead line, so that they meet customer requests - Provide calculations and reports to justify design results - Work in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design - Be familiar with relevant H & S regulations, and risk and CDM management - Perform activities associated with projects (investigation, analysis and design) in line with project requirements - Gain awareness of the commercial aspects of projects and review completed engineering work to ensure accuracy Additional Responsibilities: - Provide direction and technical advice to team members to ensure they understand the requirements of the project - Deliver safe designs, minimise change and uncertainty during the construction stage - Reduce costs and programme through innovative design - Provide technical expertise to offer alternative solutions compared with those already used by the client This role offers a competitive salary along with a range of company benefits and career development. If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Civil and Rail Engineering, please do not hesitate to contact Rebecca Gilbert on ************ or email ****************************************
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