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Contractors Engineering Manager


Balfour Beatty
Location: Swindon
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Hardware Engineering
Category: Management Jobs
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Contractors Engineering Manager


Job number: UK18330

Company/Division: Rail

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, South West, Swindon


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Contractors Engineering Manager to join our Rail team to work in Swindon.

Role purpose

The Engineering Manager will be accountable and have demonstrable competence for managing all engineering activities, design and/or construction as applicable to the nominated Project or Projects.
The role will be accountable for the Projects compliance with all applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements and specifications.

What you'll be doing

As a Contractors Engineering Manager, your main responsibilities are as follows:

* The engineering organisational structure on the Project is deployed and fit for purpose;
* Manage and administer all engineering deliverables on the Project;
* Undertake Client Liaison activities to support Network Rails Technical Requirements;
* Compliance with applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements/specifications;
* Lead for Quality management and driving quality initiatives on Projects and feed into Regional data collection;
* Control of quality assurance, document control and asset management process;
* Management of Systems Safety Engineering (CSM RE&A, Eis T&C, Systems Integration);
* Design delivery is integrated with construction to meet programme and budget;
* Management and demonstration of health, safety and sustainability by design;
* Deliver an effective technical change briefings;
* Ensure effective design & engineering risk management on Projects;
* Accountable for the submission of all Project designs for acceptance;
* Endorse AFC documentation, Designer, Checker CRE/CEM signatures prior to use;
* Satisfactory application and compliance of Temporary Works Management;
* Issue of Engineering Compliance Certificates - designs, build, testing/commissioning;
* Regular design progress reviews are held and recorded;
* Management of design delivery and provision of regular design status reports to the Project lead;
* Design/s are assured to the correct level of checking independence and approved;
* Engineering resource and any mentoring training and briefing requirements are carried out;
* All site-engineering controls are planned and delivered to facilitate construction;
* Approve/or set up delegated signatories for the issue of Construction Phase Plans & Work Package Plans;
* Lead and support tenders and technical solutions following the Balfour Beatty;
* Ensure Group Minimum Engineering Expectations are met on Project;
* Ensure the safety integrity of all activities undertaken by the staff you are responsible for;
* Deliver the design to specification and programme;
* Develop & foster right first time approach within the team against relevant standards and project specification;
* Manage project costs against budget and ensure robust records to support this.

Who we're looking for

The following qualities and experience are essential:

* Multi-disciplinary technical experience in Rail Projects;
* Proven experience and understanding of industry engineering management standard NR/L2/INI/02009;
* Chartered Engineer desirable, Incorporated Engineer or equivalent essential;
* Thorough knowledge of railway engineering and operations;
* Knowledge and experience of systems auditing requirements;
* Knowledge of statutory railway requirements such as CSM, CDM, ROGS, RiR etc;
* Relationship Development aligned to customer focus;
* Good communication skills;
* Influencing skills;
* Risk Management skills;
* Problem Solving /Decision Making skills;
* Leadership skills;
* Achieving Results;
* Managing People and development;
* Partnering & Collaborative working.

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

Balfour Beatty Rail Limited is an international leader in rail infrastructure engineering projects and the UK's largest rail engineering and services provider. We offer a full range of rail infrastructure activities from high-speed rail to mass rapid transit, covering urban, rural and commuter routes, for both public and private railways.

We operate according to our Build to Last Values of Lean, Expert, Trusted, Safe and Sustainable.

We support each other to deliver and succeed, placing equal value on all perspectives by embracing diversity and inclusion. Together we deliver powerful new solutions, collaborating with governments, our customers and partners to shape thinking, create skylines and inspire a new generation of talent to be the change-makers of tomorrow.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

Apply Now
Contractors Engineering Manager


Job number: UK18330

Company/Division: Rail

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, South West, Swindon


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Contractors Engineering Manager to join our Rail team to work in Swindon.

Role purpose

The Engineering Manager will be accountable and have demonstrable competence for managing all engineering activities, design and/or construction as applicable to the nominated Project or Projects.
The role will be accountable for the Projects compliance with all applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements and specifications.

What you'll be doing

As a Contractors Engineering Manager, your main responsibilities are as follows:

* The engineering organisational structure on the Project is deployed and fit for purpose;
* Manage and administer all engineering deliverables on the Project;
* Undertake Client Liaison activities to support Network Rails Technical Requirements;
* Compliance with applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements/specifications;
* Lead for Quality management and driving quality initiatives on Projects and feed into Regional data collection;
* Control of quality assurance, document control and asset management process;
* Management of Systems Safety Engineering (CSM RE&A, Eis T&C, Systems Integration);
* Design delivery is integrated with construction to meet programme and budget;
* Management and demonstration of health, safety and sustainability by design;
* Deliver an effective technical change briefings;
* Ensure effective design & engineering risk management on Projects;
* Accountable for the submission of all Project designs for acceptance;
* Endorse AFC documentation, Designer, Checker CRE/CEM signatures prior to use;
* Satisfactory application and compliance of Temporary Works Management;
* Issue of Engineering Compliance Certificates - designs, build, testing/commissioning;
* Regular design progress reviews are held and recorded;
* Management of design delivery and provision of regular design status reports to the Project lead;
* Design/s are assured to the correct level of checking independence and approved;
* Engineering resource and any mentoring training and briefing requirements are carried out;
* All site-engineering controls are planned and delivered to facilitate construction;
* Approve/or set up delegated signatories for the issue of Construction Phase Plans & Work Package Plans;
* Lead and support tenders and technical solutions following the Balfour Beatty;
* Ensure Group Minimum Engineering Expectations are met on Project;
* Ensure the safety integrity of all activities undertaken by the staff you are responsible for;
* Deliver the design to specification and programme;
* Develop & foster right first time approach within the team against relevant standards and project specification;
* Manage project costs against budget and ensure robust records to support this.

Who we're looking for

The following qualities and experience are essential:

* Multi-disciplinary technical experience in Rail Projects;
* Proven experience and understanding of industry engineering management standard NR/L2/INI/02009;
* Chartered Engineer desirable, Incorporated Engineer or equivalent essential;
* Thorough knowledge of railway engineering and operations;
* Knowledge and experience of systems auditing requirements;
* Knowledge of statutory railway requirements such as CSM, CDM, ROGS, RiR etc;
* Relationship Development aligned to customer focus;
* Good communication skills;
* Influencing skills;
* Risk Management skills;
* Problem Solving /Decision Making skills;
* Leadership skills;
* Achieving Results;
* Managing People and development;
* Partnering & Collaborative working.

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

Balfour Beatty Rail Limited is an international leader in rail infrastructure engineering projects and the UK's largest rail engineering and services provider. We offer a full range of rail infrastructure activities from high-speed rail to mass rapid transit, covering urban, rural and commuter routes, for both public and private railways.

We operate according to our Build to Last Values of Lean, Expert, Trusted, Safe and Sustainable.

We support each other to deliver and succeed, placing equal value on all perspectives by embracing diversity and inclusion. Together we deliver powerful new solutions, collaborating with governments, our customers and partners to shape thinking, create skylines and inspire a new generation of talent to be the change-makers of tomorrow.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

Apply Now
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