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Galliford Try
Location: Hampshire
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Water Engineering
Category: Mechanical Engineering Jobs
Mechanical Design Engineer (Southern Water) - (180000W4)

Description

Note for Recruitment Agencies: We prefer to hire directly, but we do have an approved supplier list for when we’d like a helping hand. We’ll be in touch if we need you.

Role Overview:

Reporting to the Design Manager with responsibility for
managing all aspects of mechanical design including site surveys of existing
assets, optioneering and feasibility studies, assisting with tender pricing, production
of procurement specifications for mechanical equipment and production of
detailed design construction drawings. Managing
third party designs and providing design assistance to installation and
commissioning teams. Liaising with
clients and subcontractors. Working as
part of a multi-disciplined team of engineers responsible for the design
management of water and wastewater treatment plants.

The
role will be based predominantly at our office in Havant with occasional travel
to client’s offices and to both water supply and wastewater treatment sites
associated with Southern Water Non-Infrastructure Framework Agreement during
the AMP6 period, likely to be extended to 2025) for the delivery
of design and build water and wastewater projects as required across West
Sussex, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.

The
conditions of contract for the main contract are NEC3 Option C with Z clauses. The conditions of contract for subcontracts are
based on NEC3 and aligned with the main contract.

Management Input to related aspects including estimating,
design and supply chain procurement.

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting into the Design Manager you will be responsible for the below aspects:

·
To
ensure effective MECHANICAL coordination across assigned projects; support the
tender team, the supply chain, design to ensure the most cost efficient and
effective delivery of Mechanical elements of projects/programmes of work.

·
Working
with the Estimating Team to provide technical support on all aspects of Mechanical
project scope during pre-target cost setting phase, ensuring accurate costing
is achieved

·
Responsible
for the coordination the delivery of all aspects of MECHANICAL work on
allocated Projects/Programmes of work, working closely with and providing
support to the site delivery teams

·
Work
in tandem with EICA to ensure right first time solutions are implemented.

·
Support
Project Manager in all Mechanical related matters from subcontract tender
enquiries, subcontract interviews, subcontract detailed design and delivery


Experience and Qualifications:

To be considered for this role you will be able to demonstrate the below skills and experience:

ESSENTIAL

* Substantial relevant industry
experience covering both water and waste water and a sound understanding of treatment
processes

·
Demonstrable track record of delivering
water and wastewater non-infrastructure projects including experience in design
and build Mechanical installation

·
Understanding of NEC3 conditions of
contract

·
Procurement and management of
subcontractors

Education/Qualifications

Essential

·
Engineering / Technical qualification
or equivalent in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (degree preferred)

·
Strong background in Water / Waste
Water (or related engineering industry) project delivery and design

·
Chartered membership of relevant
professional institution an advantage but not essential providing the candidate
is working towards either incorporated or chartered status.

·
CSCS (Construction Skills Certification
Scheme) – relevant test for engineer role.

Skills

·
Ability to work in a team environment
contributing across a business unit or area

·
Good management skills with the ability
to motivate employees to achieve high standards of compliance

·
Excellent organisational, planning and
time management skills; able to manage projects simultaneously without compromising
standards and quality

·
Sound knowledge of the water industry

·
Ability to ensure standards and
specifications are met

·
Ability to work with senior management
to set operational targets.

·
Excellent negotiation and diplomacy
skills.

In Return:

We offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting construction projects, in a fast paced environment where each day brings new challenges as well as a competitive salary and benefits package.

With an ambitious strategy, we’re poised for further growth and success, so if you’re committed, talented and enthusiastic, Galliford Try is the right place for you. We will always consider flexible working hours
and arrangements.

About us:

We are one of the UK’s leading housebuilding and construction groups. For 100 years, Galliford Try has helped to shape the world around us and today we are at the forefront of the construction industry with approximately 5,500 employees working on a huge range of housebuilding and construction projects. As a FTSE 250 listed UK business, our focus is on delivering first class business solutions and building long-term relationships with our customers, employees, supply chain and communities we work in. Our involvement in some of the UK's most high profile and innovative projects ensures our employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression.

Construction Division:

As a major UK contractor our Construction Division has a diversified workload in the public, regulated and private sectors. The Division boasts a strong reputation for providing whole-life solutions, high standards of project delivery, and an ability to innovate. It predominately operates under either the Galliford Try or the Morrison Construction brands, and is organised into five key segments: Building, Infrastructure, Facilities Management, Investments and Integrated Solutions.

Infrastructure

Operating under Galliford Try in England and Wales and Morrison Construction in Scotland, UK, we are a leading contractor on infrastructure projects in the public and regulated sectors. From highways and rail to renewable energy and water, delivering a specialist capability from concept and design through to project implementation and maintenance.

Galliford Try celebrates a diverse workforce and as an Equal Opportunities Employer, we welcome all applications

Primary Location : Hampshire
Work Locations : Havant Southern Water Langstone Park Langstone Road Havant PO9 1SA
Job : Design
Organization : Construction & Investments
Job Type : Experienced
Job Posting : Jan 11, 2019, 3:42:57 PM

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