My client is a highly reputable regional housebuilder with developments across Yorkshire. Specialising in 2 bed starter homes to 6 bed luxury homes; our client currently has a requirement in Leeds for an office-based Engineer. As an Engineer, you will report to the Technical Director who will outline each project to you. You will be responsible for:
Coordination and administration of topographical surveys, geotechnical/geo-environmental surveys, CCTV drainage surveys, utility surveys, structural surveys. General engineering support to the technical managers; and the land, commercial, sales and customer care departments. Engineering appraisals of prospective development land. Co-ordination and administration of utility service disconnections and diversions of existing utility apparatus. Co-ordination and administration of new utility mains and services connections designs and quotations. Appointment of external civil engineering and structural engineering consultants, and the co-ordination and checking of the consultant's designs. Co-ordination and administration of specialist foundation designs and quotations. Co-ordination and administration of S38 and S278 highway works Agreements, S104 sewer adoption Agreements and S106 sewer connections applications. Co-ordination and administration of road works licensing applications. Participation in pre-contract, pre-start and project progress meetings. Liaison with Highway Engineers, Water Authority Engineers, Local Authority officers. Daily computer usage, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, printing/plotting and processing of electronic drawing files. Previous experience within development in a housing environment Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation Understanding of local government Up to date relevant knowledge of Health and Safety legislation A background Working for a major housing developer would be advantageous for this role
You must have a full driving licence, as travel will be required to sites occasionally.
The salary on offer is up to £45k plus package