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CEN30306 Project Engineer



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The Overview

The role responsibility is to provide cost effective and timely engineering solutions in line with the client’s requirement, EaWR 1989. BS.7671 and the Water Industry Mechanical and Electrical Specification (WIMES), interpret site documentation and drawings.

The ability to evaluate and resolve all site driven and Amtech defects is essential to allow for the timely delivery of all documentation to meet with the clients requirements and standards. The role will also include communication with site Inspectors and Remedial Electricians in order to ensure safe and compliant activities in the field.

The primary drivers of the role are to deliver a quality, cost effective inspection, testing, and electrical remedial work regime, delivering a service to suite the client and our own business needs. Additionally to ensure and monitor people development, performance management and customer service, of the business.

This role is a key position for driving operational performance, quality, growth, customer focus and communicating essential business information through effective leadership.

To provide direct man management and supervision to other L7 & L8 staff.

The Role

To provide cost effective and timely engineering solutions in line with the client’s requirement, BS.7671 and the Water Industry Mechanical and Electrical Specification (WIMES). Work with the management team to deliver business objectives in line with operational plan

Deal with technical queries via telephone from site engineers, and wherever necessary to visit site in order to clarify.

Communicate with site supervisors and site engineers to clarify information both coming from, and going to site.

To prioritise workloads to deliver in line with strict sectional completions. Assist in the procurement of materials, plant and specialist sub-contractors to facilitate the ongoing delivery of the project.

Provide training, supervision and mentoring where applicable in order to deliver to the standards expected of the department and by the client. In liaison with British Gas Services Quality & Standards, ensure compliance with the HSAWA and other business and client related legislation & best practice guidance.

Continually review resource requirements to ensure that works can be delivered within agreed time scales. Actively take on specific responsibilities & projects from the Management team and follow them through to completion.

Manage, coach and conduct performance and objective appraisals (IDP) for direct reports to facilitate their development ensuring that systems are in place to measure progress and verify that the companies and individuals aspirations are being achieved.

Represent the company in customer meetings. Manage and maintain the communication channels to team members and customers.

The Person

Needs a clear understanding of all types of Electrical installations and a level understanding of the client’s requirement, EaWR 1989, BS.7671 and the Water Industry Mechanical and Electrical Specification (WIMES).

  • Be able to make the right decisions at the right time.
  • Good working Knowledge of current operational and procurement procedures
  • A good team player
  • Customer orientation
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Appropriate I.T. and telephone skills & Amtech ProDesign Software

J.I.B. Electrical trained engineer.

  • City and Guilds Course Part 1 Electrical Installations
  • City and Guilds Course Part 2 Electrical Installations
  • City and Guilds Course NVQ Level 3
  • City and Guilds 2381 IEE Wiring Regulations 16th Edition
  • City and Guilds 2382-10 IEE Wiring Regulations 17th Edition
  • City and Guilds 2391
  • City and guilds Design qualification 2396 or 2400
  • CompEx Ex01 – Ex04

Addition requirements that are job specific :-

  • Confined Space Entry Certified (2 Day Course)
  • EUSR
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Manual Handling
  • IPAF
  • Working at Heights
  • First Aid
  • ECS

The Company

Centrica plc, a FTSE 100 company, has operations in UK, North America and Europe. With 30+ million customer-product relationships, Centrica's vision is to become the leading integrated supplier of energy and related services for its chosen markets and maximise value to shareholders. Centrica's brand names include British Gas, Direct Energy (North America). At Centrica, our purpose is to help people today and secure energy for tomorrow.

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To request an update on this role, or if you have any problems uploading your CV please email Andy.Malyon@centrica.com typing CEN30306 Project Engineer R9990270 in the subject title.

Agencies: Centrica operate a preferred supplier arrangement, however if you wish to be considered at the next review session please submit a brief overview of your capability to PSL@centrica.com.