Copnstruction Engineer

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  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Construction Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £40.00 - £45.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Natalie Pritchard-Barrett

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Construction Engineer
Valid SC clearance required

Undertake mechanical construction related activities associated with the AWE MENSA Project.

The successful candidate will be part of the Cavendish Nuclear MENSA Construction Team where they will be responsible for planning and managing construction activities for the installation of plant and equipment on site. They will be required to liaise with other project members (such as designers) with regards to the planning and construction activities and will be responsible for the production of the associated Safe Systems of Work including method statements, risk assessments, inspection and test plans, lift plans etc.

The Construction Engineer will report to the Cavendish Nuclear Site Manager/Engineer in Charge

Roles and Responsibilities (Technical)
To participate in project constructability or build-ability reviews.

To articulate and agree construction strategies with team members, the client, design engineering, interfacing contractors and service providers as required for the project and oversee construction activities on site.

To provide input into design and construction risk assessments, CDM reviews, HAZOPS and HAZID studies and associated construction requirements.

Generate associated Safe Systems of Work (method statements, risk assessments) for the safe installation of plant and equipment on site, in accordance with company and client procedures and applicable UK legislation.

Plan, manage, monitor and co-ordinate health & safety matters during all phases of construction work.

Undertake other work, assessed to be within their capability, as directed by the Site Manager/Engineer in Charge

Qualifications and experience
Minimum HNC in an appropriate mechanical engineering discipline. Experience of large scale multi-discipline construction projects preferred.

IOSH Managing Safely or other equivalent H&S qualification preferred