Contracts Engineer

Recruiter
Humres
Location
Burscough, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
04 Sep 2019
Ref
1231799945
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Contracts Engineer - Engineering

About the Client:
Department: (Southern) Operations Department Reports to: Contacts Manager Manage the day to day operational control of contracts to ensure they are carried out to the correct work procedures. Liaising with site teams to ensure that all sites are run efficiently focusing on: safety, quality, productivity, cost control, performance to programme and customer service.

About the Role:
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB
To manage the day to day operational control of contracts to ensure they are carried out to the correct work procedures. Liaising with site teams to ensure that all sites are run efficiently focusing on: safety, quality, productivity, cost control, performance to programme and customer service.
KEY TASKS
Ensure that site safety is top priority, highlight issues and problem solve.
Manage the pre-contract phase of works, liaising with design & estimating to ensure a cost effective site establishment and progression into works.
Liaise with suppliers and internal departments such as the plant yard and purchasing to order items required for the job site.
Prepare budget to ensure the job will return sufficient money and to ensure there has been no shortfalls within the estimate.
Produce weekly cost reports.
Manage size of labour levels required to complete project.
Work in line with internal management quality system.
Manage subcontractors effectively to ensure they deliver in accordance with our and the clients expectations.
Manage product quality and site environmental operations in line with the company's policies and procedures.
Depending on project size, may be required to run 2 or more projects simultaneously.

About the Candidate:
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
Previous heavy construction site experience - ideally within the piling and foundations sector.
Strong understanding of piling techniques (including CFA and LDA)
Degree or equivalent in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering or Construction Management.
Proficient with Microsoft Suite programmes (word, excel and MS Project)
Good communication skills and a good understanding of written English.
Commercial Knowledge - Understanding contractual forms (NEC3, JCT)
Must be able to manage their own time effectively and prioritise tasks.

Points of Appeal:
WORKING ENVIRONMENT
Approximately 50% office based in Camberley and 50% site based, though this can vary depending on the type of work being carried out

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