Responsible for managing the site/contracts engineers to ensure excellence in contract performance in the region from premobilisation preparation, monitoring of site performance and customer satisfaction, whilst ensuring the correct execution of the ground improvement design, whilst achieving exemplary standards in safety, quality, sustainability and efficiency.
Personal Qualities and Experience
The role requires a degree or HNC qualification in a civil engineering related subject, or a candidate studying for a related degree / HNC on a part time basis. Proven experience in ground engineering operations (including large scale projects) required and ground improvement design knowledge would be advantageous. It is preferable that the candidate has or is working towards a recognised qualification (ICE or GeolSoc). Individuals must have a valid CSCS card.
The candidate should be both focussed and thorough and have the gravitas and professional credibility to advise senior management when something needs immediate redress together with the tenacity and drive to ensure that the necessary action is taken. The candidate should have an empowering leadership style, to engage with customers and to get the most from the Southern team. The individual needs to be capable of communicating ideas and concepts effectively to both their own team and external, particularly operational, parties, must have good commercial acumen and a working knowledge of contracts.
Location: The role is based in Camberley, and it is expected that an amount of travel to sites will be required as work demands to start up contracts, to attend customer pre-start meetings, site meetings and visiting regional offices as required.
Line Manager: Reports to the Regional Business Manager.