Senior Development Engineer

Recruiter
Bromak Ltd
Location
Leicester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
28 May 2019
Ref
1154030600
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a regional housebuilder; Specialising in 2 bed starter homes to 6 bed luxury homes with a requirement for an experienced Senior Development Engineer.
As a Senior Development Engineer, you will report to the Technical Director who will outline each project to you.
Secure and ensure that all technical information, drawings/details, services/suppliers enquiry letters, quotations and acceptances, technical approvals/agreements (S104 & S38, etc) and on-site service connections are issued and received in accordance with all statutory and planning approval requirements in line the agreed drawings, specifications, build and sales programmes and budget requirements covering foundations, all main services, roads and sewers, drainage, earthwork plans, boundary details, street scene and technical design and health & safety requirements and plans.
Check in association with our internal / external legal teams all legal agreements including section agreements, deed of easements, utility provision etc
Advise on and commission the appointment of external consultants (for site investigations, structural and civil services, topographical, environmental investigations and dilapidation surveys, flooding reports and transportation assessments, etc) and ensure consultants comply with the terms of their formal appointment such that that all information and reports are received, reviewed and checked, co-ordinated and distributed on time and within budget and the company procures best value design and input from Consulting Engineers.
Develop effective interfaces and communication channels with consultants, contractors, suppliers other stakeholders, including, but not limited to: -

Contracts Manager
Site Manager
Building Control Officers
Local Authorities and statutory bodies (Highways, Environmental Health)
Environmental Agencies
Warranty Providers
Clerk of Works

Attend and actively participate in all pre-Start meetings, monthly site meetings and other meetings as required to review and assess progress and provide constructive and frequent feedback on project performance.
Ensure the timely distribution of all relevant drawings and technical information to Construction, Sales and Commercial to ensure production targets and budgets are achieved in accordance with the overall build programme.
Prepare and submit update and evaluation reports and attend and contribute to meetings as required by Construction Management, Sales, Technical and Commercial departments to ensure that engineering and architectural activities maximise the efficiency of build programmes.
Provide on-going technical support and guidance to other internal departments and colleagues to ensure that any remediation works on site are cost effective and on programme.
Input and maintain computer-based databases and/or other data management/reporting systems.
Work as part of a team to deliver best value schemes actively promoting best practice and playing a positive and productive role in assisting the team to continually monitor, assess and improve performance and enhance both individual and team contribution to the achievement of our business goals and reputation.
Share knowledge and assist other staff members in carrying out their duties.
As part of the Technical Department's role of CDM Co-ordinator prepare and issue in association with other relevant departments the Pre-Tender Health & Safety Plan in line with the Company's Health and safety Policies for each development.
At all times comply with responsibilities under the Company's Health and Safety and Environmental and Corporate Responsibility Policies and all other company policies, procedures and instructions
Lead, supervise, coach and motivate the Technical team to achieve high performance standards demonstrating a commitment to best practice and the continuous professional development of all team members that both improves individual and team contribution to business goals and enhances the reputation of the Company internally and externally.
Any other duties as reasonably requested to enable the department to meet its requirements and obligations.

You must have a full driving licence, as travel will be required to sites occasionally.

The salary on offer is up to £60k plus package

If you are interested in this vacancy and would like to apply, please send your CV to Jessica at Bromak using the contact details provided.

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