Site Project Engineer

Forces Recruitment Services (FRS) Ltd
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

BS4452: Site Project Engineer

Salary: circa £37,000

Location: Southampton, Hampshire

Job Type: Permanent

Benefits: Car, Overtime, Allowances, Pension, Private healthcare

The world’s largest manufacturer of high-technology cables and systems for energy and telecommunications is now looking for a Site Project Engineer to work in the South of England area. Reporting to the Area Manager for the region the Site Project Engineer will be responsible for supervising a range of HV cable installation activities on installation projects and maintenance services throughout the UK.

This role would suit ex-military candidates and applications from ex-service personnel are strongly encouraged.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that all work is carried out safely, competently and effectively achieving scope, programme and budget.
  • Identifying and promoting commercial opportunities.
  • Actively monitoring civil engineering activities and Company installation staff allocated to the site in order to efficiently complete projects.
  • Reviewing and monitoring projects using MS Project.
  • Liaison between head office, customer, sub-contractors and site based employees.
  • Ensuring compliance to safety, environmental, quality and security procedures. Promote a culture of safety, quality and environmental best practice at all times by means of effective communication and site audits.
  • Requisition and control project materials.
  • Liaise internally and externally to ensure all targets and key milestones are met and ensure all works are carried out to company procedure.

Key Qualifications and Experience

  • Preferable, but not essential depending on experience, an HND or degree in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Several years’ experience within a construction and/or electricity industry type environment, with a good understanding of HV cable systems and construction/civil engineering matters.
  • A knowledge of National grid processes would be extremely advantageous.
  • A high level of computer literacy.
  • Proven people management skills and an ability to work unsupervised.
  • Ability to prioritise workload to meet deadlines.
  • A driving licence is essential

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted. Please state your salary expectations.