Section Engineer

  • EWR Alliance
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • 25 Sep, 2020
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Section Engineer - Civil– Permanent

Location: Milton Keynes

Work type: Civil Engineering - Rail

Laing O'Rourke have an excellent opportunity to join our Infrastructure division on an exciting project near Milton Keynes. Develop your career in our new Engineering position for Laing O'Rourke, one of the UK's most advanced, and innovative, engineering and business services specialists.

If you feel you can help support this complex project and enjoy a challenging linear project then apply today. In this role you will be responsible for supporting the project delivery through the successful management and delivery for civil engineering work in rail infrastructure.

About the project:

This is an exciting opportunity to join the East West Rail Project Phase 2 Programme, an alliance of three exceptional companies and Network Rail as the client. East West Rail Phase 2 is a £1.2 billion programme providing a strategic route linking key cities Oxford, Milton Keynes, Aylesbury and Bedford.

You will work to ensure that all site operations are controlled by safe systems of work defined within internally and externally approved method statements, risk assessments, task sheets and procedures.

Scope of work: Enabling works, Stations, Bridges, Structures, Subway, Roads, Utilises and Crossings.

Don't match all the criteria below? Don't worry we are always looking for applicants with transferable skill sets.

Additional activities include:

  • Engineering Methods – Most appropriate engineering methods.
  • Quality – Compliance and quality procedures including ITP implementation.
  • Permanent woks and materials / plant – Know and understand engineering standards and guidance.
  • Construction methods, practice and innovation – Knowledge of different methods, measurements and calculations.
  • Temporary Works – Understand temporary works requirements and supervise or coordinate where necessary.
  • Design process – Working with Senior Engineers to communicate to teams
  • HSE – Work with the teams and H&S professionals to ensure safe working practices.
  • Responsible for a small team of engineers

You might not have all of the below, don't worry you will have transferable skills we can support to help your development and career progression.

Knowledge and experience:

  • Rail / Highway / Utilities related engineering works
  • Excavation Knowledge such as - cut/fill, import/export, testing, monitoring, ground stabilisation, slope stability & temporary works
  • Geotechnical knowledge – material identification, sampling & testing
  • An interest in Digital Engineer (BIM)
  • Large diameter drainage and utilities

We are committed to extensive training, development and long-term career opportunities and as such this role is suitable for a committed professional who is seeking a long term career options on challenging projects.

You will be rewarded with leading company benefits that only a global business can offer as well as a competitive remuneration package. You will be based at our Milton Keynes site on the live project.

Apply now to join our leading organisation and grow your career.

Why Choose Us?

We are an innovative, forward thinking business who pride ourselves on the quality of our people and the projects we deliver.

We are committed to extensive training, development and long-term career opportunities and as such this role is suitable for a committed individual who is seeking long-term career opportunities.

In return you will be rewarded with leading company benefits that only a global business can offer as well as a competitive remuneration package.

 

 

Our Company:

With a heritage spanning over 160 years, Laing O'Rourke is an internationally focused engineering enterprise with world-class capabilities. We operate an integrated business model comprising the full range of engineering, construction and asset management services delivering single-source solutions for some of the world's most prestigious public and private organisations.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

To all recruitment agencies: Laing O'Rourke does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our vacancies, employees or any other person acting on behalf of us. Laing O'Rourke is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.