Project Engineer - Utilities in south east england

south east england, united kingdom
job category
Section Engineer
job type
£ 32,000 - £ 40,000 per year
reference number
joe allchurch, randstad cpe
0203 680 0650
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job description

Are you a Project Engineer looking for an exciting new opportunity in the South East? Randstad CPE is currently recruiting for Project Engineers on a major civils joint venture of large-scale proportions! The company are looking to expand and strengthen their Engineering team.

The role is permanent and the project is a civils framework within the water and utilities environment. The client is looking for someone that can start imminently and the successful candidate will have a proven track record working for utilities contractors employers in a similar capacity.


  • Competitive Salary plus package (up to £40,000 plus package)
  • An opportunity to gain lots of experience on a major heavy civils project
  • A chance to work for a proven joint venture currently in the UK

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Attend meetings to discuss project progress
  • Ensure project costs do not exceed tender/varied allowance
  • Ensure all applications for payment are made on or before the due date
  • Ensure contract reviews, monthly forecasts are completed and submitted correctly and on time
  • Maintain good client relationships at all levels
  • Assist with the Project Management strategy
  • Establish and maintain the contract filing systems
  • Assist in the production of the contract programme; monitor programme and produce progress reports
  • Provide data for the timely production of O&M manuals
  • Produce Procurement packages
  • Liaise with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Liaise with site management on design and procurement issues
  • Monitor subcontract performance
  • Assist in the preparation of the construction completion and take over documentation
  • Ensure your own continuous professional development by participating in external networking/conferences/associations/groups, to stay current on industry changes and innovations.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Civil Engineering Degree or equivalent qualification
  • Previous experience working within the utilities/water/civils environment
  • Working knowledge of various conditions of contract especially I Chem E & NEC
  • Understanding of water and waste water treatment processes
  • CSCS card

Think this is a job you may be interested in? Please submit your CV for more information. Alternatively, if you know someone who may be interested we offer a £200 referral fee for successfully placed candidates!

For more information submit your CV or call Joe Allchurch at Randstad CPE London on 07508896266

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





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