Development Engineer - Housebuilding

Bromak Ltd
Warrington, UK
15 Aug 2019
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Development Engineer - Housebuilding

Full time, Permanent


£35,000 - £45,000 + Package

A busy house builder seeks to appoint a Development Engineer to join their main office in Warrington

The company started as a small family run business and have expanded gradually over the years creating an enviable reputation, built on quality, customer service and delivering high standards. They are now one of the top 10 house builders in the UK.

The Role

Duties include;
  • Commission site surveys and reports from external consultants and the design team
  • Attend and contribute to design team, engineering, pre-start and site progress meetings as required for each development.
  • Review and check design solutions for road and sewers, foundations, drainage and proposed levels etc. for technical approval submissions and procurement packages.
  • Ensure all design solutions are the most cost effective and practical and comply with planning, building regulations and NHBC/LABC standards.
  • Identify, procure and co-ordinate services/utilities removal/diversion/provision requirements from initial feasibility to order placement/initial call-off including provision of the site services pack at the pre-start hand-over meeting.
  • Co-ordinate remediation strategy and MMP approvals, EHO and NHBC/LABC conditions sign-offs and validation/verification reports.
  • Co-ordinate and manage all aspects of NHBC/LABC building control and warranty provision, and monitor compliance/discharge for CML deadlines.
  • Collate and issue tender, construction and pre-start drawing packages to the required timescales for the programmed start on site.
  • Secure technical approval for S38/278 roads and S104 sewers adoptions where required and co-ordinate the bonds through to adoption including POS adoption/transfers and the handover of management companies where necessary.
  • Arranging inspections with the relevant authorities and subcontractors to progress adoptions as required.
  • Ensure legal title checks and estate boundary approval/deed plans are completed in time and setting out information/drawings for each plot are available, performing on-site checks (use of total-station theodolite and levelling equipment is an advantage) as required for each development.
  • Undertake regular site visits and check that the works carried out comply with the drawings, specifications and are to the required standards and that any testing or validation criteria has been satisfied.

  • Experience with large Housebuilders - High Volume and/or luxury builds
  • Highly organised and familiar with coordinating multiple developments
  • Full driving licence essential
  • Able to work on feasibility sites, live sites and adopted sites
  • Relevant qualifications

What to do next

If you are looking for a new opportunity and this role is of interest, please apply via the link below or contact Andrew at Bromak on 01204532500 or

If you are not interested but you know someone that might be, we pay a fee for successful referrals (terms apply)

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