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Role: Head of Engineering - Shoring & Groundworks Major Project
Location: Leeds Based - UK wide Coverage
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 Basic, Annual Bonus, 6% pension, healthcare, phone, tablet + CAR
Head of Engineering - Shoring & Groundworks Major Projects
My client is leading supplier of Groundworks related equipment on hire with a portfolio that includes a full range of Trenching Equipment and Shoring Equipment, such as Trench Boxes, Trench Sheets and Piles, light and heavy duty hydraulic bracing, hydraulic struts and other related products. They are looking to appoint a Head of Engineering Design who will provide hands on leadership, direction and technical support to their Major Project Design team.
Candidates should ideally be Chartered civil or structural Engineers with significant technical and managerial skills. Experience in a structural / temporary works design environment would be an advantage. You must be familiar with current structural design codes including Eurocodes.
The position offers a step up for an experienced engineering manager capable of taking this team to the next level in terms of delivering high quality design proposals for their customers in a timely manner whilst maintaining their compliance with current regulations at all times.
You will both ensure that all technical design teams are producing an effective throughput of work to the highest possible standards, plus have a pivotal role in business development. You will promote and develop their technical offering to maintain market leadership status and ensure continuous improvement of procedures, systems and presentation.
Key Skills required :
Extensive (below ground) Temporary works design experience
IT literate with experience in structural computer aided design packages
Familiar with all current structural design codes including Eurocodes
Experience of managing a design team
Good organisational skills
Clear communicator both orally and in writing
Can demonstrate sound engineering judgement
Yorkshire based or willing to relocate
If you are interested in this role then please send in your CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability
September 11th, 2018