Civils Project Engineer

From £26,000 to £38,000 per annum
15 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Purpose of Role

The Midland Mainline Programme (MMP) valued circa £1b is an extensive programme of upgrades, renewals and electrification of the railway line between London St Pancras and Sheffield (via Luton, Bedford, Corby, Leicester, East Midlands Parkway, Derby, Nottingham and Chesterfield) delivered by Carillion Powerlines Group Joint Venture for Network Rail client. The work to electrify the MML is a vital aspect of Network Rail's strategy to provide a safe, reliable and efficient railway.

We are seeking a Civils Project Engineer responsible for the safe delivery of design implementation of enabling works on the scheme including vegetation clearance, fencing, compounds and installation of Road Rail Access Points. Reporting into the Civils Project Engineer will be a number of OLE Setting out Engineers, the successful candidate will also undertake the onsite supervision of any sub-contracted engineering work associated with their assigned scope of work.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Management of OLE construction staff through CM & Supervisor.

  • Manage all aspects of OLE projects to ensure they are delivered safely, to programme, to the required standards and within budget.

  • Meet and communicate with clients representatives (Project Managers, engineers, planners, quantity surveyors, designers) to ensure projects are delivered to meet their requirements from tender stage to final hand over.

  • Ensure that up to date records of all aspects of individual projects are maintained and are available for audit purposes.

  • Liaise with client’s quantity surveyors and provide information / records to assist in any commercial / contractual issues.

  • Help PM& CM with organising the roster staff to meet the project requirements.

  • Close and frequent communication with site supervision to relay information.

  • Ensure that “for construction” project specific drawings and specifications are available.

  • Requisition OLE materials in advance to meet project programme and report any shortages to materials manager.

  • Ensure all checks have been carried out for all tools / plant for the equipment and available certificates are checked.

  • Preparation of project specific risk assessments / WPP’S and TB’S.

  • When you are the senior site representative on site ensure that all briefings have taken place to all your staff regarding the work to be carried out including the content of risk assessments / Tool box talks / WPP briefings

  • Ensure that you and your staff receive a briefing SSOW / E-Permits regarding the railway safety protection in place i.e. possession details, isolation details etc.

  • Calculate dimensions for fabricated all OLE Equipment as required.

  • Carry out regular site inspections to monitor progress and check quality of installation making sure ITP’’S are correctly completed.

  • When required work on site to manage / assist installation teams

  • Carry out site surveys of completed installations to measure / record as built information.

  • Conduct regular site safety tours/inspections and compile reports. Ensure any NCRs raised are closed out.

  • Assist SPL Powerlines UK Limited to carry out internal / external audits.

  • Ensure that all environmental issues are adhered to within the Company’s Environmental Awareness and Education Module.

  • Provide technical back up.

Additional Role Information

A career with Carillion is rewarding in more ways than one. As well as the chance to do meaningful work, you can typically expect to enjoy:

  • Competitive salary

  • Generous holiday entitlement

  • Company Vehicle & Fuel Card

  • Pension scheme

  • Private health insurance

  • Carillion ‘Thank you’ scheme, which offers flexible, tax efficient benefits such as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme and discounts on High Street brands.