Project Engineer - WATER

Water & Utilities
  • UK, East Midlands, Northamptonshire, Northampton
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
Our client is a Tier 1 main contractor in the water sector and they are currently on the Anglian Water framework. This is your opportunity to join Anglian Water IOS (Integrated Operational Solutions) to enhance your valuable skills and experience, whilst being part of a company dedicated to building a sustainable...
  • Posted
  • Deadline: 22.05.2024

Managing consultant

Julian Taylor

Quote ref: 513/24220

Quote ref: 513/24220

Job description

Our client is a Tier 1 main contractor in the water sector and they are currently on the Anglian Water framework.  

This is your opportunity to join Anglian Water IOS (Integrated Operational Solutions) to enhance your valuable skills and experience, whilst being part of a company dedicated to building a sustainable future.  

Our client is looking for a Project Engineer to join the team, to deliver multiple projects within budget and timescales, whilst complying with Health, Safety and Environment. You will be outlining engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising in-house functions and resources, whilst liaising with clients to ensure KPI's are met.  

You will also be completing estimates, quotations and contract documents, as well as procurement of plant, materials and specialist subcontractors. Responsible for the full project lifecycle, it will be key to ensure projects are planned, risks are monitored and managing any warranty issues that may arise post-handover  

 

Responsibilities:  

 Manage the delivery of the agreed planned programme  

 Provide technical expertise to support the development of the detailed planning and subsequent delivery of the capital planned programmes of work  

 Coordinate enabling work for programmes, including traffic management and other permits, customer communications, impact planning, in-line valve proving, survey work and site activities (including preparation of those AWS-specific activities, e.g. Impact Plans)  

 Identify opportunities within the planned programme to utilise innovative techniques to maximise efficiencies  

 Active promotion of best practise across the capital programmes  

 Propose engineering solutions for complex work and ensure construction methods mitigate water quality and operational risks  

 Ensure that work is undertaken to agreed safety standards and in accordance with safety management systems including:  

o Supervision of site activities and execution of health and safety and quality  

audits  

o Investigate and report H&S incidents / accidents  

o Ensure impact Plans are in place and followed  

o Working methods and on site behaviours are consistent with a target of zero accidents  

o Method statements and action plans are appropriate and followed  

o Safety hazards are identified and controls put in place  

o Workmanship is to agreed standards (consistent with relevant Water Industry NVQs) and in accordance with Quality management systems  

o Water quality / hygiene standards within POSWSH are achieved consistently  

 Develop strong working relationship with the contract partners and network teams  

 Ensure effective communication with stakeholders is maintained  

 Monitor and report progress on the capital programmes  

 Ensure that all required data from site is recorded and reported accurately and in defined timescale  

 Manage and report risks and issues to the CDM  

 Monitor & report on the performance of the network partners or agreed delivery route within defined timescales  

 Prepare/comment on method statements and/or impact plans and ensure effective liaison with network teams

Requirements

Key Experiences/Skills:  

 Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent  

 Significant experience in customer facing network role  

 Direct experience of working within the water distribution system  

 Experience of contract management and site supervision  

 Financial and contractual awareness  

 Health & Safety qualification – equivalent to CITB ‘Site Management Safety Training Scheme’  

 NRSWA supervisor trained  

 Knowledge of CDM requirements

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