- GBP40000.00 - GBP60000.00 per annum + car, pension, medical, holiday
- UK, London
- Construction & Engineering, Civil & Structural
- 15th October 2018
- Job Type
Position: Assistant Engineering Manager / Engineering Manager
Location: Surrey / Central London / St Albans
Remuneration: 40,000 - 60,000 per annum with strong benefits including 26 days holiday, dc pension, private medical cover, company car or car allowance
Due to ongoing planned growth, a leading privately-owned Civil Engineering Main Contractor is seeking to strengthen its project engineering capability via the appointment of an Engineering Manager.
As an Engineering Manager, you will be responsible as the Technical Leader across a portfolio of projects. You will support the Project Manager and wider team via the development of innovative engineering solutions that meet or exceed the required quality, programme, cost and safety standards.
Why would you consider this role?
You will have front line involvement in driving the technical solution which in turn drives everything else. You will be responsible for the holistic engineering development and devise the methodology, operating across the development and delivery stages of the project.
Flexibility - our client can base you from several locations and, as long as you deliver, would be happy for you to work from home.
Our client offers a unique culture. They put a great deal of emphasis in offering a proper work life balance to their staff. This means they have a happy and motivated team.
They are projecting strong growth in their core target markets due to new opportunities and very strong existing relationships with key clients. They are focused on targeting larger valued projects, up to £50m, which will mean fresh and different challenges to overcome.
They are always seeking to innovate and embrace new ideas, be it the utilization of Virtual reality of the introduction of an access platform supported by magnets!
They build great teams who prove time and time again that they work towards common goals, to the customers satisfaction with no little conflict.
What will you be doing?
-Manage external Designers working on different design and construction projects to meet key programme deliverables within Rail and / or Highways projects
-Manage design processes during tenders and lead the development of Engineered solutions to provide a competitive advantage to winning work
-Have line management responsibility for other members of the Engineering Team and act as a Client Manager in liaison with Clients, throughout the Engineering Life Cycle of the project
-Explore innovative construction solutions and be able to generate value managed engineering solutions
What you'll need to be successful?
-Be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering
-Be chartered, or near chartered with the ICE or IStructE. Happy to consider individuals who are either TechEng or IEng as well.
-Hold demonstrable experience in developing effective engineering solutions in a project environment
-Be competent in using Word, Excel and other software requirements, to include programming
-Have good knowledge of construction techniques, CDM regulations, design standards and Eurocodes
Please do not hesitate to contact Rob Hobdell in confidence for a more comprehensive discussion surrounding what we feel is an excellent opportunity for a technically focused Engineer.