Senior Engineer - Saint Fergus | Zoek UK
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Saint Fergus, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Permanent (Full time)
J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure. Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, we provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including transportation; water; power; natural resources; and construction & in London, we also have a number of related businesses – Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Urban Infrastructure; Murphy Process Engineering; Pipeline Testing Services; Specialist Welding Services; and Electrical Services. We are specialists in delivering pipelines; design; marine; structural steel; tunnelling; fabrication; bridges and piling; and invest heavily in our substantial holding of plant; equipment and facilities. Senior Engineer Based St Fergus Murphy Group is looking for a competent Senior Engineer with civils and/or mechanical experience to provide support to projects in Scotland. You will be adept at managing and mentoring junior engineers and able to assist the Construction / Site Manager in all aspects of construction. Why Murphy Group? Since 1951, we provide the UK and Ireland with solutions across many areas of power, including overhead and underground cross-country cabling, substations, rail infrastructures and renewable energy infrastructures. Our power team is known for its extensive in-house expertise and continual drive to innovate within the industry. Adopting the ‘One Murphy’ approach, we’re able to deliver all aspects of the projects we work on. Murphy has designed, constructed, and commissioned projects for clients including National Grid, SSE and Ørsted, on both transmission and distribution networks. The Role Supervise assistant and site engineers Take a personal interest in identifying, coaching and developing key staff Monitor the work under their control to ensure that any unsafe work conditions and non-compliance with Company policies and procedures are promptly remedied Maintain good working relations with client / designer / Team, together with our supply chain Advise engineers on setting out methods and techniques, as well as routine checks on setting out to ensure compliance and within the required tolerances Ensure that the drawings and specification documents contain sufficient, accurate information for construction of the works. Formally request any missing information in sufficient time to allow the programme to proceed without delay Communicate with foremen and supervisors to ensure full understanding of information provided Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant for the use in the construction process, ensuring ordered to the correct required specifications Prepare written risk assessments and method statements for the control of the works, including Work Package Plans Assist with the coordination of temporary works and ensure appointments of Temporary Works Supervisors and Temporary Works Coordinator are in place Implement and manage safe systems of work for construction procedures. Keep a full and accurate daily site diary, including any changes/variations, subcontractor’s attendance, and records of work related discussions with client / designer / project team Ensure that inspection and test plans are completed as required by the Project Management Plan / Specification, including a check of dimension accuracy and quality Ensure the compilation of all H&S handover documentation (including ITP’s, operation manuals, site progress photos etc) is progressed throughout the works and submitted in line with the programme deliverables Your Profile Proven experience in a similar role, including to both civil and mechanical solutions Highly competent in surveying and setting out techniques and instruments, and able to teach others Experience of National Grid sites may be advantageous Experience managing and mentoring junior engineers Capable of discuss engineering issues and identifying solutions An understanding of the commercial issues in undertaking a construction project Excellent knowledge of current civil engineering legislation as well as Health & Safety and Environmental legislation Full clean UK driving license