Senior Engineer

London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Vacancy Summary

Job Title: Senior Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Job Ref: LDN-091

Location: Central London

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: £60k-£65k basic plus competitive package

Company & Project: Top 10 main contractor with an unrivalled reputation in London for complex commercial new build projects, have an urgent requirement for a Senior Engineer on a flagship major project in Central London.

Due to a strong period of successful contract awards, they require an exceptional construction professional to offer Engineering Management on a major project in excess of £100m. The project is mixed used with a 15 storey office block, associated retail and residential units, with a shared basement across the entire project, built under a fast-track 2 year construction delivery programme.

The whole development is multi-phased with a total project value in excess of £1bn awarded on a preferred bidder/negotiated basis so there is potential to help secure further projects for c8 years of construction delivery.

Duties & Responsibilities: The successful candidate will take responsibility for managing the engineering works, programming and QA control of the project and liaising with clients, subcontractors and suppliers. This candidate should have an excellent knowledge of using Robotic equipment and AutoCAD.

Previous experience in managing engineering works projects with large high rise RC frames is essential. A proactive approach will be required for progress monitoring including daily site inspections and weekly update meetings with the sub-contractors on the project. Due to the complexity of the project a clear track record on technically challenging major projects is required in addition to first rate knowledge of Temporary Works.

Due to the multi-phased nature of the development, the successful candidate will be expected to carry out both initial engineering control and then mantain a watching brief in respect of sub-contractors and directly supervised Setting Out Engineers.

Desirable Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience with live Engineering Management on major projects, £50m+.
  • 10 years+ experience with main contractors in pure planning roles.
  • Strong track record on complex commercial projects in Central London.
  • Expert user of fully Robotic equipment & AutoCAD.
  • Sector experience must include Commercial, Residential, and Leisure & Retail.
  • Previous Roles: Senior Engineering Manager OR Senior Engineer OR Senior Site Engineer.

Qualifications & Skills: Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management from a recognised institution at 2:1 or better.

Application Process: If you would like more information on this Senior Engineer position or any other vacancy please email your current CV through to; where it will be reviewed and you will be contacted within 48 hours if your CV is of interest.

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