Section Manager

Randstad CPE Limited
Newport (Casnewydd)
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Section Engineer Are you a committed Section Engineer? Looking for a fresh challenge? Working for a one stop shop for all your building needs? Wanting to work for a company who doesn't just care about the job but also the employees? This exciting opportunity has arisen in Newport Responsibilities: - Understand and interpret the drawings and specifications - Provide engineering expertise and support to the project team - Produce risk assessments and method statements for safe execution of the works - Ensure work is executed in a safe manner meeting legal guidelines set out in health safety and requirements and environmental compliance - Organise and supervise resources necessary to meet the contract programme - Set a high personal example of safety and environmental behaviour - Monitor the work under their control to ensure that any unsafe work conditions and non compliance with company policies and procedures are promptly remedied - Maintain good working relations with the customer, the design team and our supply chain - Advise engineers on setting out methods and techniques - Ensure that the drawings and specification documents contain sufficient, accurate information for construction of the works. Formally request any missing information in sufficient time to allow the programme to proceed without delay - Ensure that works are accurately and clearly set out before work is programmed to commence, allowing time for independent checking where required - Communicate with foremen and gangers to ensure full understanding of information provided - Confirm in writing, on the same day, any verbal instructions received from the customer and/or design team staff and ensure that comprehensive records of resources employed on additional works are maintained - Arrange formal checking of setting out and ensure check request form is completed - Ensure reasonable survey book standards and daily diaries are maintained by engineers - Ensure that inspection and test plans are completed as required by the specification, including a check of dimension accuracy and quality - Prepare four weekly programmes in conjunction with the section foreman, coordinated with overall site programme and ensure necessary resources available with sub agent / agent - Monitor four weekly programme, mark up progress for review at the weekly site review meeting - Prepare written risk assessments and method statements for the control of the works - Keep a full and accurate daily site diary, including any changes/variations, subcontractors attendance, and records of work related discussions with the customer, design and/or project team - Carry out material take off and requisitions as requested by sub agent / agent - Ensure all delivery tickets are cost coded and passed to accounts department and/or commercial team for processing - Ensure that testing / sampling of materials is carried out as required by the specification - Order materials and maintain register of all orders placed and confirmed - Carry out other relevant duties as required from time to time Requirements: - Relevant industry qualification (HND/HNC/BEng or equivalent) - Relevant CSCS Card - Good knowledge of specifications and testing regime relevant to general civil engineering - Hands on approach to the commercial and planning aspects of the project - Civil engineering and construction experience - Able to produce and explain accurate plans and drawings - Good IT skills and able to work confidently with MS Office and other system applications About yourself If you believe this job is right for you then please make sure you match with all of the below. - Ability to work in a team environment contributing across a project, site or area - Good supervision skills, with the ability to motivate self and small teams to perform specific tasks - Good planning and time management skills - Ability to contribute to meeting standards and specifications - Ability to work well either alone or as part of a team - Sound knowledge of construction practises and standards within their subject - Specialist knowledge in chosen field - Good writing, analytical and problem-solving skills - Ability to follow oral and written instructions - Ability to handle situations and problems - Know when to ask for help and guidance If you believe this is the perfect job for yourself, then why don't you apply? You could be missing out on the best opportunity of your career. If you have any queries what so ever then please don't hesitate to get in contact. Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
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