JOB TITLE: Assistant Contracts Engineer


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Stockport
Job Reference : 9970SB Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 17/09/2013
 
Salary & Benefits : £22000 - £25000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Job Title: Assistant Contracts Engineer (Civil Engineering) Location: Stockport Salary: £22-25k plus mileage allowance The Role: As the Assistant Contracts Engineer you will oversee and coordinate works within the civil engineering/construction field. Based in Stockport.


Job Description

Job Title: Assistant Contracts Engineer (Civil Engineering)
Location: Stockport
Salary: £22-25k plus mileage allowance


The Role:
As the Assistant Contracts Engineer you will oversee and coordinate works within the civil engineering/construction field. Based in Stockport, the main duties will include:

*Ensuring the works are constructed in accordance with the contract drawings, specification and project programme
* Setting out (basic level) highway projects in a timely and accurate manner
* Producing and reviewing method statements and risk assessments, ensuring the works are constructed in a safe and efficient manner
* Planning programme and coordinate the works, liaising with the team to ensure suitable resources are available
* Assisting in the management of costs and budgets and the measuring of the works for valuations
* Providing Toolbox talks and safety briefings on site
* Anticipating and resolving problems, in particular to engineering and resourcing issues
* Ensuring all sites are undertaken safely and in accordance with Health, Safety and Environment legislation
* Ensuring the company is represented in a professional and courteous manner at all times
* Assisting with the production of As-Built drawings (CAD capabilities desirable)


The Candidate:
Previous experience within a Civil Engineering role and highways experience is essential. HNC or Degree in Civil Engineering/Construction Management disciplines, or equivalent, is required. The successful Assistant Contracts Engineer must be able to demonstrate the ability to deal with people at all levels, able to work on own initiative and a team player. Own transport is essential as travel across the North West may be required.

The Company:
This is an opportunity to join a well-established construction business who offer a challenging and stimulating working environment. This is a very fast-paced environment and will involve working with a close knit team. The works will be based out of the company's office in Stockport. Sites will generally be in the Stockport area but may include other locations within the North West so flexibility will be required.


Job Keywords

Assistant Contracts Engineer; Civil Engineering; Construction; Highways; Stockport



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