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Senior Temporary Works Designer

Permanent  for Kier Group in Bristol

Senior Temporary Works Designer As a result of recent successful awards of contracts there is an opportunity to appoint a Senior Temporary Works Design Engineer within Kier Engineering. This position is part of sustained growth in the engineering team following Kier's continued success. The successful candidate will have a proven record of providing an efficient and effective temporary works design service covering all aspects of temporary works. The work relates to both the heavy civil engineering and construction sectors. A good knowledge of proprietary equipment, construction methods, the design process and safety legislation is essential.Responsibilities:As Project Engineer, responsibility for TW design on nominated projects.Maintenance of project documentation records.Mentoring of graduate engineers.Liaison with clients to understand their specific requirements.Preparation of outline designs for tenders within short timescales.Provision of support and design proposals to site teams from pre-construction to construction phase.Preparation of clear and well-structured design calculations and reports.Implementation of Kier procedures and systems.Key Skills and Experience:Proven ability to undertake structural design of temporary works to current codes and standards.Thorough knowledge of safety legislation relating to temporary works.Understanding of geotechnical aspects relating to temporary works.Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.Ability to provide innovative solutions that add valueIT literate and familiar with popular design software packages.We offer the opportunity to grow and develop your career with a successful and progressive organisation, a highly competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.About us Kier Engineering provides an internal consultancy service providing engineering designs and technical advice primarily to the Kier Group. Kier is an equality and diversity employer

Job added on 09-11-2014