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Construction Engineer

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    David Yarwood

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    22 days ago

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We are currently looking to support our client operating in the oil and gas industry with a requirement for a Construction Engineer to be based in Surrey on a 12 month contract basis. This will be to start in early August and further extensions may be possible. This role falls within the scope of IR35 and so appropriate payroll measures will have to be taken to satisfy this and we are happy to support and advise any interested candidates.
Rates have not yet been released and so are negotiable to expectations. A job description is given below. Flexibility to allow late starts and early finishes will be available to assist travelling contractors but this will otherwise not be a remote working role.

To apply please respond with a copy of your latest CV in MS Word format with your current situation and availability and general rate expectations (via an Inside IR35 route). 

We are looking for a Construction Engineer, to join our team based in Surrey. You will collaborate with the Construction Manager on several upcoming engineering projects.
You will have experience working as a Construction Engineer supporting EPC and EPCM projects within in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals or Industrial gases industries.

As the Construction Engineer:
" Provide construction guidance to projects and proposals throughout all project phases, using construction knowledge and experience.
" Assist with aspects of the project construction strategies, execution planning, and contracting strategy.
" Provide guidance to the assessment and selection of construction contractors.
" Prepare, and review documents for approval to communicate installation sequencing, schedule timings, and resource requirements to project management and engineering leads, procurement, and the construction site management and supervision.
" Prepare, and review for approval project-specific site procedures and work practices as vital to meet project requirements.
" Provide Construction Engineering in accordance with project requirements and Home Office procedures.
" Develop construction work packs (CWPs) to support project execution as the need arises
" Collaborate closely with designers, engineers, and Construction Managers throughout the different project phases to improve the use of construction knowledge and experience in all aspects of the project paying particular attention to constructability.
" Assist with construction feasibility and method studies.

You will have:
" Proven experience in a similar construction engineering role.
" Trade discipline background, with Degree/HND/HNC or similar with equivalent experience in a construction-related position in Electrical, Instrument, Piping/Mechanical disciplines
" Excellent verbal/written communication, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
" Experience with construction plans and specifications, tracking RFIs and submittals, and developing project documentation
" Experience tracking and analyzing cost and schedule and knowledge of Microsoft Project or Primavera preferred
" Knowledge and experience of the Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) and Workforce Planning (WFP) processes
" Willingness to travel throughout Europe, Middle East, and North Africa and temporarily lead site activities if required.

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