Lead Field Assurance Engineer (Electrical)

Reed Property and Construction
United Kingdom
£450 - £500 p/day+ inside IR35
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role Purpose: Directly reporting to the Supervisor's Representative on Site, for the assigned NEC3 contract(s) and to act as the Technical and Engineering Lead on behalf of the Chief Engineer in order to ensure the client's compliance of the Works with Sponsors Requirements and the Client Assurance Process Accountabilities: Carry out the role of Lead Field Assurance Engineer (Electrical) to be accountable for: - On behalf of the Project Manager, represent the Chief Engineer by providing Technical Acceptance of the Contractors' submissions (including method statements and work package plans, on a risk based approach and where obligated by third party agreements) to ensure compliance with the Employer's Requirements, the NEC3 Contract, the Works Information Volumes 2A/B/C and the client's Technical Assurance Plan, processes and procedures. - Disposition and approval of changes to technical requirements (as delegated by the Chief Engineer), including relevant system performance specifications and technical standards. - Provide oversight of design completion and compliance for the Works and/or Element(s), including ensuring all boundaries, interfaces and systems are integrated and coordinated between interfacing contracts - Provide resolution of arising technical issues, RFI's, FCD's, NCR's, derogations, concessions. - Support the production and acceptance of the Employer's Verification Activity Plans, including review and acceptance of the Contractor's Inspection and Test Plans (ITPs), compiling comments, and validating the required Witness, and Review points based on the respective technical and quality specification of the contract and applicable code requirements (supported by the Project Manager, the Chief Engineer and Quality Manager). - Provide risk based assessment of assurance evidence produced by Contractors in areas including materials compliance, requirements compliance, interface management, verification and validation, RAMS, EMC, As Built information - Represent the project at relevant technical panels, design reviews, etc. Including those attended by external parties. - Support the named Supervisor's Representative under NEC3 ECC and as further defined within the client's Quality Management system and the Contractors obligations for a self-assuring framework. - Support the Project Manager to coordinate the client's obligations (Client, Designer and Principle Designer) under CDM 2015 as set out in the CDM Procedure and Project Execution Information. - As part of the client's Assurance Process provide technical representation for and on behalf of the Chief Engineer for acceptance of witnessing tests, inspections and verification activities for an the Works. - Support the Project Manager in the responsibility for compliance with the LU Development Agreement (See Volume 2B Part 11), Docklands Light Railway Interface [Part 12], and Network Rail Interface [Part 10] where applicable. - Monitoring the contractor's compliance with Environmental, Safety & Health requirements, escalating issues and seeking intervention where required. - Support the Project Manager by undertaking surveillance activities of the Works (as per the client's processes). - Reviewing and accepting the Contractors Commitments Compliance Plans, Construction Certificates and data to support the Employer's Completion Process and Handover Management Plan - Assisting the Project Manager with the authorisation of payment certificates. Providing input to the Business Manager on costs to be disallowed related to quality issues and NCRs Person Specification - Degree/ HND qualified engineer or equivalent experience (preferably Chartered/ Incorporated) - Site based experience of engineering and/or construction on major infrastructure projects, including experience of design, pre- construction activities, construction, testing & commissioning phases and the associated assurance thereof - Extensive knowledge and experience of construction quality systems and processes - Knowledge of the NEC3 form of contract and of CDM Regulations - Knowledge and experience of site-based ES&H processes and procedures/regulations - Excellent communications and team-working skills Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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