Construction Engineer

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£300 to £400 per day
VGC Perssonnel Ltd
Job Ref:

Construction Engineer

Location - Heathrow Airport

Contract Length - 6 months plus


Leads construction engineers in a broad range of construction engineering work within a specific engineering discipline for a particular area of the project. Provides engineering assistance to superintendents, directs assigned personnel in meeting cost and time schedules, verifies materials, equipment, and quality and assures results meet design requirements.


1 Responsible for the activities of assigned construction engineers, such as the application of drawings, specifications, and subcontracts.
2 Directs preparation of quantity listings of field purchased material and equipment. Initiates requisitions for field purchases.
3 Supervises preparation of construction drawings and schedules. Supervises design of temporary construction facilities and ensures preparation of “as built” drawings and other job plans.
4 Assists subordinate construction engineers and superintendents in:

* Interpreting design drawings.
* Monitoring equipment installation and planning for delivery of construction materials and equipment.
* Assuring that proper warehousing and storage exists to ensure environmental protection.

1 Reviews specifications, purchase orders, subcontracts, inspection reports, delivery schedules, instruction manuals and technical data.
2 Administers assigned subcontracts to ensure contract remains up to date in areas such as drawings, specifications, cost and schedule.
3 Coordinates with the Field Construction Manager on activities affecting the contract administration operation.
4 Coordinates with engineering design on constructability issues.
5 Supervises subcontractor work efforts and administers routine subcontract changes and interfaces with client personnel. May represent the company in contractual discussions and negotiations.
6 Reviews and/or supervises, as assigned, the preparation of construction estimates, cost engineering studies, schedules and budgets.
7 Analyzes assigned construction activities to determine the scope, time and resource requirements.
8 Ensures that vendors’ bids for material and equipment are in conformance to specifications.
9 Coordinates the interfacing between the construction automation plan and the project controls program at the jobsite. Reviews project controls documents on progress relating to cost and schedule.
10 Performs personnel evaluation of assigned subordinate personnel and ensures they receive progressive training.
11 May direct minimal numbers of manual craft field forces during project closeout.
12 Works with various functions to ensure the project achieves corporate goals set for environmental, safety & health, quality, cost, and schedule.

If this is something of interest please apply now or contact Sam Wilson on 01895671820 to disccuss further.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Contact Details:
VGC Perssonnel Ltd
Tel: 01895 671 820
Contact: Sam Wilson

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