Senior Technical Manager

Posted 19 May 2024
Salary £65000 - £75000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Sectors Infrastructure
Contact NameAmorina Krasniqi

Job description

A private equity backed Civil Construction Contractor is looking for a Senior Temporary Works Engineer to join their engineering community.  This business has a solid portfolio of secure frameworks within their target markets which are Rail and Highways.  They typically undertake projects in the sub 100M bracket.

This is a hybrid position that will give you a LOT of flexibility. We would anticipate that you could work from home for two to three days per week, with two to three days in the office. The general culture and working environment is really pleasant, supportive and grown up.

The business itself is aspirational and is targeting future organic growth as well as targeted acquisitions. This growth will directly contribute career growth and future opportunity for you.

As a Senior Temporary Works Engineer, you will provide engineering expertise and temporary works design to both projects and work winning teams.  You will provide guidance to site and bid teams, offer expert advice on technical and temporary works challenges, and contribute to the success of their projects.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Develop and design temporary works solutions for live sites and tender bids.
  • Provide guidance and support to site and bid teams regarding Design Management processes and Temporary Works Management Procedures.
  • Ensure safety standard compliance and uphold technical approval processes.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders, representing Octavius in technical discussions with customers, suppliers, and design consultants.
  • Conduct site visits, inspections, and audits, providing coaching to Temporary Works Coordinators and contributing to your ongoing learning.
  • Manage and mentor a team of up to 4 reports, sharing best practices and fostering a culture of innovation.
  • Encourage the exchange of engineering knowledge and innovation among team members and different site teams.

To be successful in this position, it is thought that you will:
  • Have a degree or equivalent academic qualification in civil engineering
  • Hold a working knowledge of construction and civil engineering works, with site-based experience highly desirable
  • Have general knowledge of temporary works design and engineering methodology
  • Have familiarity with BIM, engineering software packages, and CAD

On offer is a salary of between 65,000 - 75,000 per annum with a strong benefits package including a car allowance, private healthcare, pension, life assurance, 25 days Annual Leave and a day off for your birthday.

Interested in applying?  Please feel free to send us a copy of your CV (it doesn’t have to be up to date) or call us on 0203 998 7671.

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