21 Jun, 2018
What is the purpose of this role? Lead or fulfil a managing role within a design team to ensure: technically sound design solutions are produced, including all associated reporting, ensuring compliance with all relevant standards (particularly Eurocode 7); delivery of projects to programme, within budget and to the quality required; and guidance is provided for less experienced staff and professional development and training is actively pursued. What will this role involve? Develop designs in accordance with the Client's requirements and relevant design standards to achieve cost effective solutions Scope, plan and manage effective ground investigations to facilitate all project design requirements Assist in the development and supervision of project team members Represent the business stream in multi-disciplinary project teams Assist in the preparation and monitoring of the budget for projects including the planning, management and reporting of project resources and finances Prepare and check feasibility studies, outline designs and detailed designs, factual and interpretive reports, geotechnical appraisals / assessments and other technical documents as required Development of engineering solutions and presentation of engineering options Develop and maintain good working relationships with the Client and other relevant stakeholders Ensure compliance with relevant health, safety and environmental legislation, particularly the CDM Regulations Supervise team members including engineers, senior technicians and assistant/graduate engineers What are we looking for? BSc, BEng, MEng or MSc in a geotechnical/geological science (or Civil Engineering + Geotechnics) Preferably a Chartered Engineer (CEng, CGeol or equivalent) Computer literate and thoroughly conversant with MS office suite and geotechnical design software Previous experience in rail and/or highways Good experience of the co-ordination of the design process and team management Broad experience in ground investigation and geotechnical design Good communication skills dealing with clients, project partners, supply chain, elected representatives and the public Client focused approach to service delivery Environmental awareness Tool Box talk IOSH working safely What makes this role unique? You will ensure that good relationships are maintained with all external and internal parties to enhance the reputation of the company and organisational business unit. About Amey Consulting At Amey Consulting, we specialise in intelligent interventions rooted in practical thinking; because uniquely, our plans and designs are shaped by our expertise in delivery. We think - and act - in terms of grounded, everyday impacts. We listen to our clients and immerse ourselves in their world. It's what we are proud of, it's what sets us apart, it's part of our heritage and our future. Our agile team of consultants, engineers and designers are united by their desire to champion the infrastructure around us, because 'better places' demand better asset innovations: longer lasting, harder working and better performing - as well as more sustainable. It's about end-to-end solutions with day-to-day impacts. Our team of 3,000 experts are hands on: dedicated to solving client-centered problems by avoiding cookie-cutter solutions. We leverage client insight; real-time data science; asset analytics; smart planning and design; as well as network and asset management capabilities to transform how our transport, utilities, property and public assets perform, day in, day out. We challenge the 'why' as much as the 'what'. We think about how consumer behaviours - and expectations - are changing and leverage human data as much as big data. We are infrastructure technologists AND futurologists: long-term vision powering lifetime value. We have intelligent heads but our boots are firmly on the ground: challenging, anticipating, solving, inventing. Inspiring with science, not blinding by it. Passionate about seeing our cutting-edge contributions played out in the real world.
Amey Belfast, Belfast, Belfast, UK Full time