|Job Ref:||204565818||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||London||Address:||Post Code:||WC1A||Post Date:||18/10/2016 14:25|
Our client has an opportunity for a Technical Director - Linear Assets to lead a range of Geotechnical design projects primarily in London and the UK south-east. The role will focus mainly on underground structures and underground space where a unique blend of skills and specialist experience is necessary.|
Reporting to the Regional Director this position requires an articulate and focused individual with highly developed technical engineering, interpersonal and organisational skills. The emphasis of this role will be on managing commercially viable work and offering a reliable, high-quality client focused service. The role will also involve some work winning responsibility. This is an opportunity to contribute to the strategy and direction of the geotechnics group and to reap the rewards of your efforts.
The attributes required to successfully fulfil this role are:
Highly competent in the geotechnical design of above ground works, cuttings, embankments, earthworks design and slope stability.
Linear assets in the rail and highways sector experience are essential.
A detailed knowledge of all applicable codes of practice, design standards and health and safety regulations.
Ability to plan, organise and manage resources, provide leadership, mentor and motivate a team.
Can effectively communicate with clients, colleagues, external agencies and build effective working relationships.
Be commercially astute, prepare technical and commercial bids, win work, project manage and consistently deliver significant projects to program and budget.
Take ownership of multiple projects managing risk, ensuring financial, commercial and contractual compliance.
Promote and champion a quality culture to achieve company goals, is committed to Continued
Professional Development and keeps up to date with current trends in the industry.
Ideal candidates must have the following credentials:
A degree (minimum 2:1) in Civil Engineering or similar.
Significant and the relevant UK project geotechnical design engineering experience.
A Chartered member of the Institution of Civil Engineers or appropriate professional body.
This role attracts the following benefits package:
Strong basic salary
Performance related bonus
Attractive pension benefits
Death in service cover
Accident and illness cover
Training & Educational assistance
Flexible Working arrangements
Professional membership funding
Annual Leave increases in line with service