|Job Ref:||204591562||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Contract||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Hampshire||City:||Portsmouth||Address:||Post Code:||PO2||Salary:||£19.88 - £20.14/hour||Post Date:||23/10/2016 09:00|
Momentum Recruitment are currently seeking an Assistant Engineer on behalf of Portsmouth City Council.|
Main Job Role:
To support engineers and to help with the successful design and deliver of highway schemes from inception through to completion. Schemes will range from small junction improvements through to multimillion pound major projects.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Design: To help prepare designs from inception through to detailed design and subsequent implementation in accordance with current national and local design standards and policies; giving due consideration to health and safety, equalities and sustainability.
Project Management: To work to agreed timescales and to monitor own work and that of more junior staff. To ensure own work is delivered to excellent standards of quality, on time and on budget.
Financial Control: To help prepare estimates, monitor and review project costs toensure completion within agreed budgets.
Scheme Implementation: To help prepare, tender and assess contract
documentation. To assist with on site construction works in the role of client
representative. To help provide technical input, undertake surveying and support more senior staff on site as necessary.
Communication: To represent the team at meetings and to help with consultations on scheme proposals. To liaise with project client, project team, consultants and the general public. To prepare reports, as required.
Training: To develop and keep to a planned programme of training and professional development that will lead to a professional qualification (such as CEng or IEng) with the support of senior management. To keep up with advancements in industry and maintain personal technical expertise in new methods and technologies.
You will need to be:
• Educated to a minimum HNC/HND standard in Civil Engineering (or
Ideally you will have:
• Bachelor or Master degree(s) to meet the professional entry academic
requirements of the Institution of Civil Engineers that enables direct
progression towards award of MICE and Chartered Engineer status.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
The person in this role:
• Will carry out minor engineering projects with values up to £200,000 from
initiation through to completion, seeking direction when appropriate.
• Must have good communication and reporting skills.
• Must have a strong desire to learn and develop their own skills leading to
further qualifications and a career in Civil Engineering.
• Will be able to produce good quality work including technical reports and
• Will be able to use computer-aided design systems.
• Will be able to keep to high standards of workmanship while keeping to
programme and budget.
• May assist in the training of student placements.
For further Information please contact Matthew Redshaw at Momentum Recruitment on (Apply online only)