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Senior Project Engineer – Utilities

  • £45,000 - £65,000 + Car allowance, 26 days holding, private healthcare
  • Civil Engineering
  • Leeds

Are you a Senior Engineer based in Yorkshire looking for new opportunities? Are you looking for long-term work with a Main Contractor?

About the company

My client is a well-respected award-winning, tier-one main contractor with a turnover of £500+ million per annum. Well-known within the industry for its innovative and forward-thinking protocols, the company has maintained its high standards for nearly 150 years. They are known for their exceptional technical capabilities, and high standards of work across the water industry (infrastructure & non-infrastructure). Along with highway infrastructure, environmental projects, and commercial construction. With several in-house capabilities, ranging from design and delivery to commercial management.

About the opportunity

My client is looking for a Senior Project Engineer to join their strong and stable delivery team. Yorkshire Water AMP7 working specifically within South Yorkshire. They have 3 years left on their framework which is worth £160M, the schemes will be infrastructure, mechanical and electrical (within clean water & Wastewater) and they will be ranging in value from £3M – £10M.

  • Some of your duties will involve:
  • Issue labour targets ahead of the work activity on site.
  • Provide support to the Site Manager on any installation matters.
  • Support the Project Manager in all matters relating to the project and act as Project Manager in the absence of.
  • Technically vet all procurement packages.
  • Coordinate the services for their proper integration into the building and liaise with other disciplines.

Candidates will need to maintain and develop client relationships to ensure an optimum outcome regarding the completion of work, allowing future opportunities for secured work. The company will provide training to undertake planning for temporary work planning preparations in with accordance company procedures.

About the benefits and rewards 

The Company makes personal development, career progression, and long-term stability a priority. The successful candidate will be working for a company that encourages internal promotion and want to see employees progress throughout the company. You will also be part of a fun and energetic working environment and working environment where they are motivated to do well.

You will be rewarded with a very competitive salary ranging from £45,000–£65,000 + car allowance, 26 days annual leave, life assurance, and private healthcare.

About the requirements:

I am looking for someone who has an HNC or a degree in Civil Engineering. I am also looking for someone who has experience working on UK-based Civil Engineering projects as a Senior Engineer (ideally water non-infrastructure). On top of these requirements, I am looking for someone who has a stable career, holding down good stability at each business they have worked for.