Senior Development Engineer
Salary & Package: £45,000 - £50,000, Bonus, Car Allowance, Pension
The company are one of the country's largest privately owned house builders delivering high quality homes across the North West and Midlands region. The majority of their developments are built on brownfield sites, transforming existing buildings and disused land into well-designed, energy-efficient homes ranging from starter homes to luxury family homes.
Key responsibilities of the role
" Commission site surveys and reports from external consultants and the design team
" Attend and contribute to design team, engineering, pre-start and site progress meetings as required for each development.
" Review and check design solutions for road and sewers, foundations, drainage and proposed levels etc. for technical approval submissions and procurement packages.
" Ensure all design solutions are the most cost effective and practical and comply with planning, building regulations and NHBC/LABC standards.
" Identify, procure and co-ordinate services/utilities removal/diversion/provision requirements from initial feasibility to order placement/initial call-off including provision of the site services pack at the pre-start hand-over meeting.
" Co-ordinate remediation strategy and MMP approvals, EHO and NHBC/LABC conditions sign-offs and validation/verification reports.
" Co-ordinate and manage all aspects of NHBC/LABC building control and warranty provision, and monitor compliance/discharge for CML deadlines.
" Collate and issue tender, construction and pre-start drawing packages to the required timescales for the programmed start on site.
" Secure technical approval for S38/278 roads and S104 sewers adoptions where required and co-ordinate the bonds through to adoption including POS adoption/transfers and the handover of management companies where necessary.
" Arranging inspections with the relevant authorities and subcontractors to progress adoptions as required.
" Ensure legal title checks and estate boundary approval/deed plans are completed in time and setting out information/drawings for each plot are available, performing on-site checks (use of total-station theodolite and levelling equipment is an advantage) as required for each development.
" Undertake regular site visits and check that the works carried out comply with the drawings, specifications and are to the required standards and that any testing or validation criteria has been satisfied.
Ideally you will be a Development Engineer / Senior Engineer with a house builder or come from a civil engineering consultancy with Project Management experience
" Ability to manage S38, S278, and S104 agreements
" Strong AutoCAD skills - PDS or Windes experience would be advantageous
For further information please contact Mark Harrison at Bromak Recruitment.