Senior Temporary Works Designer – Civils/Infrastructure

Our client is a leading Civil Engineering and Infrastructure Group with major operations across the UK, they have a requirement for a Senior Temporary Works Designer to be based out of their North London offices. You will be responsible for the production of temporary works designs, supervision of temporary works designers, management of external temporary works designers and assist the Group Engineering Director in further development of this department, this is an excellent opportunity to lead with clear scope to progress within this group.

Job Purpose 
The post holder will be responsible for the production of temporary works designs, supervision of temporary works designers, management of external temporary works designers and assist the Engineering Director in further development of the temporary works department.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop the in-house temporary works capability of the business.
  • Preparation of temporary works designs including calculations, drawings, designers risk assessments and raising the necessary design certificates.
  • The designs would include but not be limited to Formwork and falsework, excavation support, working platforms, earth retention structures and access scaffolds.
  • Providing support/advice to the estimating department to enable pricing of temporary works requirements at tender stage.
  • Providing technical advice/support to the various companywide site operations.
  • Identify temporary works value engineered opportunities to reduce cost and or add value to the projects.
  • Obtain and manage any necessary independent design checks.
  • Assist the engineering director with continuous improvement and review of the companies’ temporary works procedures.
  • Reviewing and checking of sub-contractor’s designs.

Qualifications

  • Chartered Civil Engineer/Degree in Civil Engineering/Design
  • CSCS card

Experience/Knowledge

  • Awareness of all key health and safety legislation.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of construction techniques.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of design management practices.
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in temporary works design.

Skills

  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • Ability to lead a team.
  • Effective communicator.
  • Ability to be authoritative.
Salary range
£60,000 – £80,000 dependent on experience

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