Temporary Works Designer

North Lanarkshire
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP40000/annum benefits
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Temporary Works Designer required in Scotland to provide specialist design of temporary works, including feasibility, design, and analysis of projects at both pre-contract and contract stages.

You will be tasked to provide in-house dedicated support on temporary works designs for national schemes. Work with and advise designers through the design phase to review the initial scope of works and produce advice as to the constructability and sequencing of the temporary works including method statements. Ensure clear lines of communication are established with any subcontractors, suppliers, permanent works designers and consultants, to ensure a consistent approach to the management of temporary works

Principal responsibilities will be to prepare Temporary Works designs for both tenders and contracts; temporary structures to include heavy falseworks, cofferdams, access platforms and lifting equipment. You will prepare design risk assessments to eliminate or mitigate design risk to the business and assist with updating of procedure for the procurement of Temporary Works design, installation, loading and removal.

Candidates should have strong academic qualifications ideally a civil engineering (or equivalent) preferably with BEng (Hons) or MEng in Civil or Structural Engineering (or equivalent), along with knowledge of engineering processes and of company design procedures. You will have an extensive track record of site-based Temporary Works within a major contractor and understand and operate structural and geotechnical analysis software for example CADs PWS, Superstress, Wallap, Slope, AutoCAD.

Negotiable salary and benefits available