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Design Delivery Manager


Balfour Beatty
Location: Manchester
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Power & Energy
Category: Management Jobs
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Design Delivery Manager


Job number: UK17045

Company/Division: Power Transmission Distribution

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, North West, Manchester


Contract type:

Permanent

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About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a DESIGN DELIVERY MANAGER to join our Multi Utilities Team. Although this role is currently based in Manchester we have a little flexibility around location and welcome applications from those in the North West and West Midlands.

Our Multi Utilities Team support both internal and external clients. We offer expertise in the management of onsite utilities that have the potential to clash with major projects. Our current pipeline of work includes several schemes for HS2, Anglian Water AMP7 and some major diversions for a 250m upgrade to Junction 10 of the M25.

We are looking for a Civil Engineer with the ability and experience to lead a multi-discipline team of Engineers. You will impart your passion for excellence by exhibiting and promoting high levels of collaboration between the team and our portfolio of clients.

You will have experience of working with, or for, major Statutory Undertakers and know how to form relationships and work within their standards. The expectation is that this team will grow rapidly to satisfy a growing order book and you will be expected to play a major part in this by hiring key personnel that can contribute quickly.

What you'll be doing

On a day to day basis you will be responsible for the following:

* Leadership and management of a multi-discipline team of Engineers
* Production and management of project engineering budgets and schedules prior to submission to the Project Manager
* Ensure the design intent and solution requirements are adhered to during the detailed design and construction phases
* Allocation of resource for projects design teams, work with other DDMs to assign resource in alignment to business needs
* Develop customer links to understand project requirements, goals and engineering resource needs
* Implement change control processes to track and manage the development of the Engineering element of a project to ensure all budgetary, programme and scope changes are correctly managed
* Ensure that all engineering outputs provided are in accordance with Health and Safety Legislation, documented Business Processes, Quality Management Systems & best practice e.g. checked and verified: calculations, drawings, specifications, and compliance with Company Standards
* Liaison with other technical, operational, maintenance and strategic stakeholders and 3rd party co-ordinators
* Support the Head of Engineering by deputising when requested and disseminating information through briefings

Who we're looking for

You will have the following qualities and experience:

* ICE C.Eng or equivalent
* Experience in the design of water and wastewater pipeline schemes
* Experience in civil engineering; deep excavations, earthworks, temporary works, structures
* Experience working with gas networks
* Previous construction site experience
* Hydraulic modelling
* Diversion and resilience projects
* People management and leadership trong communication skills, adaptable to stakeholders
* Willing to take the lead proactively
* Extensive use of Electronic Document Systems (BC, Projectwise etc.)
* Strong understanding of the BIM digital environment (MIDP, TIDP etc.)
* Competence in BIM model viewing/reviewing essential

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our skilled and dedicated teams deliver a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world. Our contracts range from 50,000 schemes to 100 million plus major projects.

Our people are our biggest asset and we focus on recruiting, training and developing the people who can apply innovation to deliver the infrastructure of the future. We nurture these talents, offer a great benefits package and continually invest in developing the skills of our people at every level.

About us

Balfour Beattys Power Transmission & Distribution teams work with regional, national and international electricity network owners and operators to provide technical engineering solutions.

With experience and expertise across the full spectrum of the electricity grid our teams have capability across overhead lines, cable tunnels, distribution networks and substations.

From scoping and feasibility, to design, construction and on-going maintenance, our in-house experts, flexible resources and industry-leading innovations support clients in the development of some of the worlds most ambitious power transmission and distribution projects.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

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
Design Delivery Manager


Job number: UK17045

Company/Division: Power Transmission Distribution

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, North West, Manchester


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a DESIGN DELIVERY MANAGER to join our Multi Utilities Team. Although this role is currently based in Manchester we have a little flexibility around location and welcome applications from those in the North West and West Midlands.

Our Multi Utilities Team support both internal and external clients. We offer expertise in the management of onsite utilities that have the potential to clash with major projects. Our current pipeline of work includes several schemes for HS2, Anglian Water AMP7 and some major diversions for a 250m upgrade to Junction 10 of the M25.

We are looking for a Civil Engineer with the ability and experience to lead a multi-discipline team of Engineers. You will impart your passion for excellence by exhibiting and promoting high levels of collaboration between the team and our portfolio of clients.

You will have experience of working with, or for, major Statutory Undertakers and know how to form relationships and work within their standards. The expectation is that this team will grow rapidly to satisfy a growing order book and you will be expected to play a major part in this by hiring key personnel that can contribute quickly.

What you'll be doing

On a day to day basis you will be responsible for the following:

* Leadership and management of a multi-discipline team of Engineers
* Production and management of project engineering budgets and schedules prior to submission to the Project Manager
* Ensure the design intent and solution requirements are adhered to during the detailed design and construction phases
* Allocation of resource for projects design teams, work with other DDMs to assign resource in alignment to business needs
* Develop customer links to understand project requirements, goals and engineering resource needs
* Implement change control processes to track and manage the development of the Engineering element of a project to ensure all budgetary, programme and scope changes are correctly managed
* Ensure that all engineering outputs provided are in accordance with Health and Safety Legislation, documented Business Processes, Quality Management Systems & best practice e.g. checked and verified: calculations, drawings, specifications, and compliance with Company Standards
* Liaison with other technical, operational, maintenance and strategic stakeholders and 3rd party co-ordinators
* Support the Head of Engineering by deputising when requested and disseminating information through briefings

Who we're looking for

You will have the following qualities and experience:

* ICE C.Eng or equivalent
* Experience in the design of water and wastewater pipeline schemes
* Experience in civil engineering; deep excavations, earthworks, temporary works, structures
* Experience working with gas networks
* Previous construction site experience
* Hydraulic modelling
* Diversion and resilience projects
* People management and leadership trong communication skills, adaptable to stakeholders
* Willing to take the lead proactively
* Extensive use of Electronic Document Systems (BC, Projectwise etc.)
* Strong understanding of the BIM digital environment (MIDP, TIDP etc.)
* Competence in BIM model viewing/reviewing essential

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our skilled and dedicated teams deliver a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world. Our contracts range from 50,000 schemes to 100 million plus major projects.

Our people are our biggest asset and we focus on recruiting, training and developing the people who can apply innovation to deliver the infrastructure of the future. We nurture these talents, offer a great benefits package and continually invest in developing the skills of our people at every level.

About us

Balfour Beattys Power Transmission & Distribution teams work with regional, national and international electricity network owners and operators to provide technical engineering solutions.

With experience and expertise across the full spectrum of the electricity grid our teams have capability across overhead lines, cable tunnels, distribution networks and substations.

From scoping and feasibility, to design, construction and on-going maintenance, our in-house experts, flexible resources and industry-leading innovations support clients in the development of some of the worlds most ambitious power transmission and distribution projects.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

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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