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Earthworks Civil Engineer

  • Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: VAC-26674
  • Date posted: 13/08/2019
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Job description

Job Title:
Geotechnical Engineer, Earthworks Civil Engineer

Bristol, Gloucester, Somerset, Weston Super-Mare, Bath

Salary / Benefits:
£40000 - £50000 (Negotiable) plus competitive package

Start Date:
Immediate Starts are available (Notice Pending)

Company Information:
My client is an industry leader specialising in high value construction projects across the power, rail and major infrastructure sectors. Due to an increase in works, they are looking for skilled, dedicated innovators to join their ranks on a permanent basis.

To be suitable for the position you must have;
- Strong experience in the design and implementation of major infrastructure projects
- Experience of British and European Standards for geotechnical works
- 5yrs+ Experience as a Civil Engineer with some experience of leading teams
- Degree qualified or suitable alternative
- Excellent communication/interpersonal skills notably with various levels of the organisation and externally,
- Must be a british citizen and be bale to achieve minimum security clearance

Although not essential it would also be advantageous if you have;
- Experience in the design of dewatering systems would be advantageous
- Membership of a Professional Institute (MICE), or working towards Chartered status with appropriate experience
- Experience of working on a nuclear/power generation site

Role Information;
My client is needing an experienced Engineer to act as the Earthworks Technical Lead for the geotechnical design packages (a design management and surveillance role).

Principal Accountabilities;
- Report directly to the Site Engineering Enabling Works Team Manager,
- Support the Earthworks Project Engineering Lead during the design and construction phases,
- Provide technical direction and accountability for the Earthworks geotechnical design packages,
- Responsible for the surveillance of Earthworks design packages, specifically in relation to geotechnical design packages,
- Liaise and co-ordinate with the wider Project team (including the Responsible Designer entities in France),
- Support the Project Engineering Lead in delivering technical references, input data, level 1 & 2 design schedules and reporting,
- Take responsibility for the management, surveillance, coordination and the review of the civil structures detailed design, in order to deliver to programme the design packages for construction,
- Challenge designers in terms of proposed solutions (i.e. reduction of design/construction cost, technical requirements, sustainability, suitability of detailed designs, quality of detailed designs, etc),
- Coordinate / organise CDM Review meetings and liaison with the Earthworks Principal Designer and CDM-A with respect to design development,
- Manage the relevant interfaces (technical & functional) within the Earthworks project (and other interfacing projects) applicable to geotechnical design packages and other associated design packages,
- Comply with project QA policies and procedures.

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