Signalling Site Engineer - Rail

London (Greater)
06 Feb 2019
06 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
1. Purpose of the Job

To support effective delivery of the works in designated areas through the coordination of interfaces, monitoring and reporting of progress, and resolution of problems.

6. Role Specific Requirements

* Knowledge of signalling systems (e.g. communication based Signalling Sytems)

* Knowledge of Network Rail signalling systems

* Previous relevant experience in the construction or testing and commissioning project delivery of signalling systems in the rail industry

* To drive the programme and be results driven

* To produce progress reports of construction and T&C activities

* To have proactive can do attitude and be prepared to take the initiative

* A proven flexible problem solver with project delivery experience

2. Principal Accountabilities

* Supporting the Project Manager in preparing communications and instructions to designated contractors in accordance with the Works Contracts Administration Procedures.

* Overseeing construction and testing & commissioning activities of designated contracts at designated sites/ areas of responsibility

* Facilitating interfaces at designated sites, including interfaces between designated contractors and adjacent contractors, including Principal Contractors.

* Monitoring programme objectives and contractor progress and performance against the contract milestones and current accepted programme; reviewing productivity of installed quantities against forecasts.

* Completing daily reports; keeping the Construction Manager informed of contract and site progress & performance.

* Supporting the Project Manager in managing key stakeholder relationships in coordination with the contractor and community relations officers; monitoring contractors’ compliance with relevant Commitments.

* Providing constructability input during review of contractor/engineering submissions.

* Reviewing the contractor’s works programme and liaising with the contractor and others as required to facilitate execution of the works in accordance with the programme.

* Monitoring contractors compliance with contractual requirements regarding mobilisation and logistics

* Providing support to the Project Field Engineer / Construction Manager in monitoring contractor compliance with the Construction Quality Plan, and in resolution of NCRs and snag list items at contract level.

* Monitoring and supporting the contractor’s compliance with Environmental, and Health and Safety requirements, escalating issues where required. Checking there is a satisfactory level of health and safety through taking reasonable care of own and others’ health and safety and of those who may be affected in the day-to-day delivery of this role

* The review and acceptance of contractor submittals as allocated.

* The implementation of the Review and Acceptance of Safe Systems of Work Procedure.

3. Main Challenges of the Job

* Supporting the Employer in monitoring the progress of the works against programme and tracking site activity

* Supporting the Employer in protecting Crossrail’s reputation through management of stakeholders and monitoring contractor compliance with consents and commitments

* Supporting the Employer in managing interfaces with other Crossrail contracts and third parties beyond the contractor’s control.

4. Dimensions & Interfaces (Internal and External)

* Reports to a designated Construction Manager

* Works closely with Project Field Engineer, Business Manager, other Site Engineers, Area HSE representatives, Community Relations representatives

* Collaborates closely with contractor’s and subcontractor’s representatives

* Develops effective working relationships with key stakeholders and community representatives

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