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about 1 year ago
National Grid
Salary: .
Location: Warwick
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Power & Energy
Category: Civil Engineering Jobs
Design Assurance Engineer - Civil Engineering

Design Assurance Engineer - Civil Engineering

Salary: £42k - £52k

Location: National Grid Head Office,

Benefits:25 days holiday
+ 8 statutory days with option to buy or sell holidays, performance bonus of up
to 5% of your salary, generous pension scheme – you put in 6% we will double
and match to 12% input, share incentive plans available, various flexible
benefit salary sacrifice schemes.

We are National Grid, and we are at
the heart of energy. From heating homes to making sure businesses fire on all
cylinders, we’re using our engineering excellence to connect people and the
planet. We’re also looking to the future – innovating, inventing, and
transforming – to make possible the energy systems of tomorrow. And that’s why
there’s never been a more exciting time to join us and help us to make a
difference to people’s lives every day.

the role

As a Design
Assurance Engineer – Civil Engineer it will be part of your role to assure that
the project design process for all types of schemes, ensuring for the
particular engineering area of expertise, that we have optimal scope definition
and solutions for each individual project. Ensuring the highest standards for
Safety, Quality, Sustainability and Resilience are considered in the process of
maintaining high power system reliability.

* Provide expert engineering support in field of
expertise to ensure cost effective and appropriate option selection for project
design and delivery.
* Technically manage and direct framework
consultants via Front End Engineering Design (FEED) works to drive consistency
and ‘value engineering’ by ensuring that National Grid have appropriate
technical intervention on all projects during development.
* Provide assurance, through stage by stage
confirmation that the project can proceed to the next stage – and through to
eventual commercial service
* Lead and coordinate technical investigations –
and progress to completion subsequent engineering investigations


* A
degree or equivalent professional engineering qualification in a relevant
engineering discipline.
* Understanding
of successful project delivery and project team leadership skills.
* Experienced
in effective communication skills including the ability to make persuasive
presentations to multi-disciplined teams / audiences
* Experienced
negotiating and influencing skills
* Experienced
in building relationships across all levels of the organisation

Who we are

At National Grid, we don’t just
ask our people to deliver to the highest standards. We also support them to be
the best they can be. Accredited training programmes and personal development
courses are a part of life here. We value and encourage diversity of thought,
whatever your background. By creating an inclusive, switched-on workforce, we
drive performance and deliver excellence. Which is exactly what we need to
achieve our vision of creating sustainable energy solutions, for today and


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