Project Engineer - Water

Employer
North Midland Construction
Location
Rickmansworth, WD3
Posted
Jan 10, 2022
Closes
Jan 20, 2022
Ref
2423138245
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Construction
492593
Rickmansworth
Construction Operations
Full time
Water

nmcn is a leading construction and infrastructure company committed to delivering exceptional customer service and having a ‘positive impact on everything we touch'.

Delivering projects across the UK, our specialist engineering and construction teams provide innovation and technical skill from design stage through to construction across the key market sectors of Water, Building, Highways, Telecoms and Power & Industrial.

Through our unique offering, providing services from feasibility and design, to construction and handover, our Water business provides ‘Full Asset Lifecycle Thinking' across our projects, in both the clean and wastewater environments. Always ensuring we are supporting our customers with innovative outcome-based solutions and an exceptional experience. We currently deliver infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects for 10 of the largest national water sector companies.

An opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer. Reporting to the Contracts Manager, you will be responsible for the individual management of Electrical schemes predominately for the waste and clean water industry, with a particular focus on quick turnaround / emergency repair works.

What you'll be doing day to day
  • Outline engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising in-house resources, site installation and construction personnel
  • The timely completion of multiple concurrent projects, safely and within budget
  • Liaise with client's engineering and operations staff to ensure KPI's are met or exceeded within budget constraints
  • Attend internal and external review and progress meetings
  • Attend site visits / meetings
  • Ascertain preliminary and detailed design / project requirements and solutions
  • Prepare estimates and quotations
  • Complete contract documentation
  • Manage site safety, health and environmental issues
  • Co-ordinate and liaise with suppliers, specialist sub-contractors, in-house functions, site installations and construction teams
  • Procurement of plant, materials and specialist subcontractors.
  • Attend / undertake factory site and works testing, commissioning and client training
  • Compile and collate final contract documentation, "As built" drawings, test sheets etc. for inclusion into operation and maintenance manuals
  • Overall responsibility for Profit / Loss on contracts undertaken
  • Establishing and agreeing price variations and final accounts

The experience we're looking for in a candidate
  • An industry applicable ONC / HNC / B.Eng or NVQ equivalent
  • Demonstrable experience of working within the water and / or sewage industries with specific experience of reactive/ call out type works
  • Commercial and contractual awareness
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages

What we can offer you
  • Competitive Salary
  • Company car / Car allowance
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance
  • Flexible Working
  • Enhanced pay for Maternity, Paternity and Adoption leave
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution

As a Disability Confident Leader and Investor in Diversity, we are committed to recruiting the best people to deliver our projects. We are committed to removing barriers for applicants with a disability during our recruitment process, upon appointment and as an employee.

Please note - we may have to close applications to this role sooner than anticipated based on the number of applications received.