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Contracts Engineer at Balfour Beatty

Contracts Engineer

Balfour Beatty Leeds, West Yorkshire Full-Time
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About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a CONTRACTS ENGINEER to join our Balvac team to work in Leeds.

Balvac is a leading specialist structural repair, strengthening and refurbishment contractor and wholly owned subsidiary of the Balfour Beatty Group.

Our core business is the structural repair strengthening, protection and refurbishment of existing civil and building structure across the UK. We are active in highways, rail infrastructure, power including nuclear licensed sites and industrial facilities.

Specialist capabilities include: Concrete repair, including wet and dry spray concrete, Crack injection, Leak sealing injection, Structural strengthening including the use of FRP composite materials, Corrosion Protection and Cathodic Protection, Post tensioning to bridges, tanks and nuclear reactor vessels, Concrete carriageway rehabilitation using vacuum assisted void grouting and slab realignment techniques.

Role Purpose:

  • Management of Balvac schemes of various size


What you'll be doing

As a CONTRACTS ENGINEER, you will have the following accountabilities:

  • Management of internal resource and subcontractors
  • Ensure that the works are constructed in accordance with the contract drawings, specification and Project Management Plan
  • Manage site dimensional control ensuring that contractors have the facilities for setting out of the works
  • Produce and review construction methods statements ensuring that the works are constructed efficiently and safely
  • Produce all site documentation for delivery of the works including PMP, PVPMP, ITP, Construction Phase Management Plan
  • Develop then work to programmes, measuring progress and productivity outputs
  • Understand and apply the procedures and processes detailed in the project Health, Safety and Environmental plans, and to promote a safe working culture
  • Ensuring the works are undertaken safely and in accordance with Health, Safety & Environmental legislation and the site HS&E plans. Prepare and review risk assessments
  • Support and drive behavioural safety on site
  • To be responsible for the monitoring, progress reporting and achieving of goals for the work under his/her responsibility
  • Anticipating and resolving problems, in particular related to engineering issues
  • Managing construction records, O&M manuals and as built drawings
  • Support our Customer Focus, Construction Excellence and Innovation strategy


Who we're looking for

You will have the following qualities and experience:

Must have RAMS and Concrete Repairs Experience

  • Civil Engineering Degree or equivalent preferable
  • Experience in delivery of structural repair/specialist repair projects
  • Experience of working on Infrastructure schemes on concrete structures
  • Technical knowledge of structural repairs
  • Ability to manage multiple teams efficiently
  • Ability to manage multiple scheme costs
  • Ability to manage Health and Safety including Behavioural Safety
  • Ability to lead, communicate and influence others to deliver targets


Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.



About us

Balvac is a leading specialist structural repair, strengthening and refurbishment contractor and wholly owned subsidiary of the Balfour Beatty Group.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Our core business is the structural repair strengthening, protection and refurbishment of existing civil and building structure across the UK. We are active in highways, rail infrastructure, power including nuclear licensed sites and industrial facilities.

Specialist capabilities include: Concrete repair, including wet and dry spray concrete, Crack injection, Leak sealing injection, Structural strengthening including the use of FRP composite materials, Corrosion Protection and Cathodic Protection, Post tensioning to bridges, tanks and nuclear reactor vessels, Concrete carriageway rehabilitation using vacuum assisted void grouting and slab realignment techniques.



 

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Job ID: BALF-UK16353