Development Engineer NW House builder Merseyside £35,000 - £42,000, company car or allowance, bonus and benefits A busy house builder seeks to appoint a Development Engineer for their North West region, to help coordinate external consultants and provide due diligence on land acquisition sites and planning. This position is open to candidates who work for geotechnical or geo-environmental consultancies or something similar who operate predominately on house building sites and have the ambition to work directly for a house builder. Full support will be giving to someone who joins in this position. Purpose of the role Responsible for the procurement of all civil engineering design information necessary to deliver the construction of all infrastructure, roads, sewers, foundations, external works and structural aspects on residential developments throughout the region, whilst providing an important link between the design and construction process. Role & Responsibilities The selection, briefing and appointment of Consultants capable of delivering accurate and concise design information in a timely manner and covering, but not limited to, S278 and highway entrance works, road and sewer construction, multi utility service supply, foundation construction, plot and external works areas and retaining structures. " In conjunction with the appointed consultant, liaise with Local and Regulatory bodies to secure Technical Approval of highway, road and sewer designs at the very earliest available opportunity. " Liaison with Solicitors to ensure the timely completion of S278, S38 and S104 agreements as well as any required easements, deeds or land transfers connected with substation or gas governor supply. " Subsequent supervision and monitoring of the Company's infrastructure, foundations and external works construction. Ensure contractor compliance with working/approved drawings. Technical support, inclusive of appropriate advice to the site construction team. Multi Utility services tendering, vetting and co-ordination. Liaison with Statutory Bodies, Authorities and Service Utility providers. " Monitoring of demolition/site clearance works. " Provide appropriate input to the Company's monthly valuations and look to strictly enforce cost control through good design and work practices. " Exercise due diligence and ensure the Company's commitment to the highest possible standards of health and safety are always maintained.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience " HNC or equivalent - Civil Engineering or construction related discipline " Experience working on housing developments - either from another house builder or consultancy " Full driving licence " Computer literate with good communication skills For further information contact Mark Harrison at Bromak's head office in Bolton.