Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ. We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all our employees.
Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition, you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year.
Amey is an equal opportunities employer.
What is the purpose of this role?
To own and complete the design of complex diversions within AMP 6 with Severn Trent Water. The existing design team is built up of proactive individuals who go the extra mile to achieve client targets and we are recruiting a Senior Engineer to bolster this team.
You will be accountable and responsible for managing and mentoring your team to lead the Clean Water Infrastructure Diversion Designs. You will be responsible for ensuring compliance, timely outputs and quality is met to all relevant technical standards.
What will this role involve?
Delivering clean water infrastructure projects;
Take line management responsibility for the direction and supervision of junior design team members to help ensure timely project delivery is achieved within budget and in accordance with the specification;
Implement the project requirements to fully meet the client specification in accordance with relevant standards;
Undertake any work of a technical nature that falls within ability and competence;
Be confident to work under minimum supervision and competent to check the work of others and supervise less experienced or junior staff;
Assist with competency appraisal processes subject to suitable level of supervision;
Carry out site visits and surveys, inspections and supervise sub-contractors;
Prepare and check feasibility studies, inspection, assessment and technical reports and other written documents in an appropriate format ensuring compliance with Amey procedures;
Comply with the requirements of the Amey Integrated Management System including Health & Safety, Environmental and all other appropriate regulations;
Prepare/check design approach, calculations, drawings and documents;
Engage in client and third party liaison;
Keep up to date with industry best practice and where appropriate apply best practice within the team environment;
Accountable for performance appraisals for all reporting staff and support learning and development opportunities;
Role Specific Responsibilities
Acting as a designer on complex projects.
Responsible for planning and managing the delivery of the design element of the project, including resource time, cost and quality.
Preparation of fee proposals and scoping of projects based on initial desktop review.
Accountable for team performance against Service Level Agreements (SLA’s).
Support Design Manager on Projects outside Diversions.
CDM Designer Role.
Able to take on significant elements of the design working on their own initiative.
Obtain and analyse information, and report on findings.
Check and Approve technical drawings and documents.
What are we looking for?
Interpersonal and team working skills are a must, as is a flexible approach and a willingness to learn.
Must demonstrate ability to operate at the level defined.
Minimum of 7 years’ postgraduate experience in the stated discipline.
A conscientious and dedicated individual to build on an already successful team. Able to interface with clients and present a professional image of Amey Consulting.
Proof of working on their own initiative.
The ability to drive individual performance within the team.
Encouragement of the team to build their own development plan and help them execute it.
The ability to constructively provide positive and negative feedback to boost performance.
Willingness to go the extra mile to ensure delivery to the highest standards.
You to build on the great team spirit and encourage team retention
Computer literate and conversant with MS Office suite and relevant engineering software packages.
Client focused approach to service delivery.
What makes this role unique?
Accountable for team performance and maintaining a professional image of Amey Consulting.
Represent Amey Consulting within STW Comm. Cells.
You will ensure that good relationships with all external parties are maintained to enhance the reputation of the company and the delivery of projects to the customer.