Development Engineer Cheshire & Merseyside £35,000 - £45,000 salary plus car or allowance and benefits This privately owned company create traditional looking homes with contemporary interiors, designed for modern living. They concentrate on small developments and they take pride in producing new homes to the highest standard and are committed to delivering excellent customer service.
Properties include fully integrated kitchens and bathrooms to create a beautifully crafted home with traditionally styled interiors and exteriors to create a home with outstanding style and real character. Their kitchens boast high end appliances often included as standard and a choice of stylish kitchen cupboards and worktops - home interiors are equally impressive and live up to the community in which the houses are located in.
They are now looking for a Development Engineer to assist in preparing new sites and managing consultants on new developments in the region.
Duties of the Development Engineer " Commission site surveys and reports from external consultants and the design team " Attend and contribute to design team, engineering, pre-start and site progress meetings as required for each development. " Review and check design solutions for road and sewers, foundations, drainage and proposed levels etc. for technical approval submissions and procurement packages. " Ensure all design solutions are the most cost effective and practical and comply with planning, building regulations and NHBC/LABC standards. " Identify, procure and co-ordinate services/utilities removal/diversion/provision requirements from initial feasibility to order placement/initial call-off including provision of the site services pack at the pre-start hand-over meeting. " Co-ordinate remediation strategy and MMP approvals, EHO and NHBC/LABC conditions sign-offs and validation/verification reports. " Co-ordinate and manage all aspects of NHBC/LABC building control and warranty provision, and monitor compliance/discharge for CML deadlines. " Collate and issue tender, construction and pre-start drawing packages to the required timescales for the programmed start on site. " Secure technical approval for S38/278 roads and S104 sewers adoptions where required and co-ordinate the bonds through to adoption including POS adoption/transfers and the handover of management companies where necessary. " Arranging inspections with the relevant authorities and subcontractors to progress adoptions as required. " Ensure legal title checks and estate boundary approval/deed plans are completed in time and setting out information/drawings for each plot are available, performing on-site checks (use of total-station theodolite and levelling equipment is an advantage) as required for each development. " Undertake regular site visits and check that the works carried out comply with the drawings, specifications and are to the required standards and that any testing or validation criteria has been satisfied. The successful candidate will have a strong design background, either with a consultancy or a house builder " A HNC or above in a suitable discipline - Civil Engineering, Building, Construction etc " Highly organised and familiar with coordinating multiple developments " Full driving licence essential " Able to work on feasibility sites, live sites and adopted sites For further information please contact Mark Harrison at Bromak Recruitment.