Project Engineer

SMRS Balfour Beatty
03 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About the role
Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Project Engineer to join our Power Transmission & Distribution business.

Based across the UK, this role will report into the Operations Administration Resources Manager and work on one of our projects.

What you'll be doing

As a Project Engineer, you will be responsible for:

* The delivery of the Power T&D business strategy and objectives on your project(s)
* Supporting the Senior Project Manager/Project Manager in managing commercial and business risks to achieve targets
* Understanding the relevant commercial terms and conditions for your project.
* Supporting the Senior Project Manager/ Project Manager to proactively manage the customer relationship during delivery, including change and decision making to effectively manage expectations
* Supporting the Senior Project Manager / Project Manager in leadership of Zero Harm and drive for continuous improvement across SHEQ

Who we're looking for
You will have:

* Experience of supporting delivery of Delivery of Overhead Line, Cabling or Substation schemes up to 400kV.
* Knowledge and experience of Project Management methodology
* Strong People Management
* Commercial awareness with knowledge of both budgetary and Financial control
* Excellent relationship management skills

Why work for us
Day in, day out, our skilled and dedicated teams deliver a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world. Our contracts range from £50,000 schemes to £100 million plus major projects.

Our people are our biggest asset and we focus on recruiting, training and developing the people who can apply innovation to deliver the infrastructure of the future. We nurture these talents, offer a great benefits package and continually invest in developing the skills of our people at every level.

About us

Balfour Beatty's Power Transmission & Distribution teams work with regional, national and international electricity network owners and operators to provide technical engineering solutions.

With experience and expertise across the full spectrum of the electricity grid our teams have capability across overhead lines, cable tunnels, distribution networks and substations.

From scoping and feasibility, to design, construction and on-going maintenance, our in-house experts, flexible resources and industry-leading innovations support clients in the development of some of the world's most ambitious power transmission and distribution projects.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and a member of Stonewall's Diversity Champions programme. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists
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