Engineering Manager

Morgan Sindall
United Kingdom
12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Manager

Location: Manchester

Talented people are the key to our success

About us:

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry?

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.


We have a fantastic opportunity within our Highways business Unit for an ambitious and talented Engineering Manager to work on our M62 Framework.

The Engineering Manager will be responsible for the day to day management of internal and external engineering resources to ensure deliverables are completed on time, to budget and in agreement with the project requirements.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a successful, growing and exciting team.


As an Engineering Manager you will:

  • Input into all engineering activities at pre-contract and delivery stages
  • Identify temporary works and other engineering aspects and allocate appropriate resources in conjunction with operations directors
  • Liaise with customers including NR and the Highways Agency (HA)
  • Provide point of reference contact for customers
  • Ensure staff records, training and competency are in place
  • Implement health, safety, environment and quality requirements appropriate for each customer and contract
  • Manage high level relationships with consulting engineers including the effective implementation of design agreements and design management activity

The right applicant will be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant field. The applicant will be a Chartered Engineer (or similar) and have previous senior level experience within this field.

About the project:

The Morgan Sindall and BAM Nuttall joint venture, bmJV, has been awarded two contracts worth a total of £322 million to deliver part of Highways England’s smart motorway programme. The first contract, a two stage design and build contract worth £104 million, is to upgrade 10 miles of the M62 between Warrington (J10) and Manchester (J12). bmJV, supported by design partners WSP and AECOM, commenced the design phase in December 2017, with works planned to start on site from spring 2018.

In addition, the second contract, worth £218 million to bmJV, will see the M27 between junctions 4 and 11 converted to create permanent dual 4-lane all lane running along the 15-mile stretch. The design phase will commence in January 2018 with bmJV supported by design partners SWECO/Mott Macdonald and WSP. Construction will begin in spring 2018

Both contracts have been awarded under Highway’s England’s Collaborative Delivery Framework, the largest ever for the improvement of England’s motorways and A roads, representing the government’s commitment to investing in infrastructure to boost the economy. bmJV was awarded a place on the framework in 2014.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People 'Two Ticks’ accreditation. We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.