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Senior Engineer

  • Location

    Badminton, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Surveying

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  • Salary:

    £34.12 - £35.83 per hour

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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 the initial 8 month contract with the possibility of an extension.

Working Hours-

37 hours per week

Monday - Friday

Pay Rate-

£34.12 p/h

Job Purpose-

The StreetCare Team are responsible for the design and construction of approximately £15m of work per annum with a workforce or circa 100 staff. In order to accommodate peaks in workloads, StreetCare 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 StreetCare'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-

- 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

Driving license Category B Required

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