Temporary Works Design Engineer (Civil Engineering Design)
Temporary Works Design Engineer - Manchester
A multi-award winning group, renowned for providing high calibre engineering design solutions, with a particular flair for the unique and challenging is currently recruiting a Senior Temporary Works Engineer, who will be willing to help develop the temporary works capabilities of the Manchester office. The successful candidate will be proficient in temporary works design to BS5975 and will ideally have achieved Chartership or working towards their final approach.
Job Responsibilities:Prepare calculations, drawings and other documents and ensuring these are controlled during the execution of projects under your controlPrepare fee budgets, proposals and resource requirements for projects under your controlSpecify and/or manage site examination and investigation works in a safe and effective mannerIdentify and manage risks for the work under your control to agreed acceptable levelsCo-ordinate with other engineers both in the regional offices and between GroupsDevelop the relationship between the company and new and existing clients in order to identify potential workSupport less experienced employees, sharing knowledge and acting as a coach or mentor Maintain client relationships through liaison on proposals and project workManage and train colleagues undertaking project work Contribute to the management of the company by participating in Action Groups (by invitation)Comply with the Company Health & Safety procedures, Quality Assurance/Environmental Management system procedures and documentation, CDM Regulations, and general legislationProvide support to the Quality Manager by participating in training, audits and providing feedback.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience post-graduation in civil engineering designMinimum of 3 years’ experience in the design of temporary works (including proprietary systems where appropriate)Chartered Civil Engineer (a suitably experienced person on final approach to Chartered Review would be considered)Experience of co-ordinating and delivering temporary works designs for rail and broad civil engineering projectsProficient in temporary works design to BS5975Ideally experience of steel, concrete, masonry, geotechnical and timber design to EurocodesIdeally experience in computer software for the analysis of structuresIdeally experience in the use of computer drawing software, e.g. AutoCAD or MicrostationProduction of design drawings and supervision of CAD techniciansGood communication skills both oral and writtenAbility to work on own and within a team to meet project, client, company and personal objectivesAbility to supervise junior engineers and develop their technical abilitiesA challenging attitude to the solution of engineering problems in order to achieve cost effective designs and develop innovative solutions Awareness of the importance of costs and the need to complete projects on time and to budget Willingness to seek advice when unsure of how to tackle problemsWillingness to help develop the temporary works capabilities of the office.
Skills & Experience Required