Project Engineer Construction

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer (Engineering Lead) to join a highly regarded high rise developer to manage the design team on the civil engineering and RC frame on a a leading development in Manchester City Centre with a project value of c.£100m and towers ranging from 30 50 storeys high.

The role

Duties and responsibilities include:

Overseeing the engineering team comprising of a Senior Engineer and several setting out engineers on the civils and RC frame.

Responsible for both permanent and temporary works

Application of engineering principles in the preparation of calculations/drawings/sketches and resolution of engineering challenges within specific knowledge areas

Planning the day-to-day site engineering resource requirement and carrying out inspections

Overseeing quality, productivity, and motivation of engineers

Implementing engineering systems, documentation, and controls by compliance with Health and Safety legislation and industry standards

Liaising effectively with project team, management, and directors

Ensure all technical information is current and available when required for design/construction delivery

Early identification of design risk and buildability

Early identification and resolution of non-conformance

Effective communication of technical issues between project teams, functions, and support services

The Experience Required

The successful candidate will have the following:

A degree in Civil Engineering

A proven track record as a Project Engineer / Engineering Lead managing a team of Site Engineers from senior to graduate level

High Rise RC Frame experience essential

Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to lead efficiently and manage a team effectively

Adaptable and flexible with the ability to work under pressure and meet strict programme deadlines & budget

Relevant engineering / industry health & safety certifications.

Salary and Package

A highly competitive and negotiable package is on offer. Other benefits also include:

Car / Mileage Allowance

Free city centre parking

Contributory Pension Scheme

Death in service cover ( 3 x annual salary)

25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays

Regular reviews and continual personal development plans.

Greater Manchester, England, UK