Certification Engineer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £475 per day

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Certification Engineer - Stations

Our client is recruiting for 2 x Certification Engineers to work on a contract basis, based in London. Start date asap and the contract will initially run up until 27/11/20.

Purpose of the Job

Oversee the delivery of compliant Certification for one or more stations within the Central Section with a focus on the Architectural Fit-out works.

Principal Accountabilities

Supporting the Delivery Certification Manager in developing and leading the implementation of certification requirements including;

Provide support and guidance to the Contractors with their compilation of architectural fit-out certification packages and support the Certification Team with other areas of construction, installation and commissioning certification where needed.

Deliver certification instructions, through training or workshops, to achieve consistent and standard formats for contractor certificates and packages and to support handover.

Conduct regular surveillances on the progressive production and collation of project documentation to improve the timeliness of package submission and acceptance.

Provide periodic updates on progress and issues related to certification of the allocated projects.

Review certification packages for quality assurance and compliance to support the technical review by the Supervisor's Rep.

Overseeing the provision of red-line and as-built record drawings from the contractor and designers for inclusion into certification packages.

Attend QFMs and Quality Meetings (as required) and ensure the Contractor holds effective Certification meetings.

Take reasonable care of your own and others' health and safety and of those who may be affected in the day-to-day delivery of this role by taking personal responsibility for working to the Target Zero principles

Co-operate in all matters relating to health and safety, including following safe working procedures at all times

Act as a role model for the client vision and values. Encourage and support others to do so too

Person Specification

Member of the Chartered Quality Institute (preferred)

Appropriate experience working for a Client organisation on a major multi-discipline infrastructure project.

Proven experience of successfully delivering certification and record packages for a Contracting Organisation involving civil, architectural fit-out, Mechanical and Electrical works.

Ability to plan, organise and monitor a wide variety of team efforts to their successful conclusion

Strong personality with ability to enforce certification requirements