Engineer

Posted 31 July by Pertemps Cardiff
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We are currently looking for an experienced Engineer for an immediate start on going temporary assignment. This position will be home/office based and can cover any of the clients offices located within South Wales.

The Engineer will have experience in site engineering and can carry out engineering surveys and drawings. You will be working as part of a busy team and will provided support to cover South Wales in flood maintenance activities and flood incident responses.

Duties will include;-
  • Responsible for the production of the annual flood risk asset maintenance programme.
  • Lead on the risk management planning for the work.
  • Production and review of flood incident response and contingency plans/ manuals and planning incident response exercises.
  • Develop procedures for the operation of assets during a flood incident.
  • Lead on the scoping, justification, costing and delivery of discreet asset improvement projects.
  • Have indirect budget responsibility for both revenue and capital projects.
  • In partnership with Procurement deliver framework services and product supplies.
  • Carry out contractor supervision and management.
  • Liaise with stakeholders including; local authorities, land owners, environmental groups, delivering a customer focus.
  • Participation in the incident response duty roster.


The successful candidate must have:-
  • Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent is desirable together with a NEBOSH construction certificate. A HND/HNC in civils or equivalent is the minimum requirement, together with related experience. The candidate should also be working towards Incorporated Engineer status or other appropriate professional designation.
  • Have a water based engineering background is desirable
  • A broad knowledge of civil engineering design and construction practices, with the ability to develop and apply innovative solutions to problems.
  • In this role you will be expected to support H&S best practice by actively promoting awareness and ensuring the provision of safe working practices
  • Project Management; Prince2 practitioner qualification would be desirable.
  • Competent surveying skills. AutoCAD skills and GIS experience would also be desirable.
  • The ability to undertake the 'Client and Designer Role', to comply with CDM 2015.
  • Full UK driving licence.

Reference: 40669701

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