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Senior Engineer

  • Location

    Badminton, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Surveying

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30.52 - £32.05 per annum

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    8 Months

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  • Expiry date:


Our client is seeking a Senior Engineer on an initial 8 month contract with the possibility of an extension.

Working Hours:

37 Hours per week

Monday - Friday

Pay Rate:

£30.52 p/h

Job Purpose:

The Street Care Team are responsible for the design and construction of approximately £15m of work per Annam with a workforce or circa 100 staff. In order to accommodate peaks in workloads, Street Care has a small but clearly defined supply chain to support its own in-house workforce. The post holder shall be responsible for daily management of the supply chain including projects issued through task orders.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The main area of work is ensuring the day-to-day operation for Street Care's Supply Chain of NEC3 and NEC4 Term Service Contracts, encompassing all aspects.
  • A significant part of the role will be the day-to-day management of complex projects through the issuing of task orders.
  • You will need to lead and be a champion for promoting and encouraging all members of the team to work in a spirit of mutual trust and collaboration.
  • The role will involve chairing regular meetings, such as project meetings, early warning meetings and risk reduction meetings.
  • You will need to ensure the issuing of all communications in a form that can be read, copied and recorded and the issuing of responses within the period for reply.
  • Applying appropriate project management standards for delivery of the project and ensure reporting via agreed lines on project progress through highlight reports.
  • Liaising with and ensuring co-ordination between Clients, Principal Designers, Designers, Principal Contractors, Contractors and other Stakeholders.
  • Ensuring efficient and effective communications on project progress and complaint resolution with customers through the Councils Corporate Communications Team.
  • Monitor for compliance of contract requirements and key performance indicators.
  • Use of a commercial attitude to ensure the Council receives best value for money.

Skills and Experience:

  • Driving license Category B.
  • Educated to degree standard or equivalent.
  • Substantial experience in highway works.
  • NEC3 and/or NEC4 Project Manager and/or Term Service Manager Accreditation.
  • Substantial experience in NEC Project Manager / Term Service Manager Role.
  • Incorporated or Chartered Membership of an appropriate Institution.
  • Good IT skills e.g. Microsoft packages such as Word, Excel and Project.

For this role you will need the following:

- 2 Years written Referencing (All gaps verified).

- you are eligible to work in the UK.

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