Project Engineer (Environment) Thames Water (London)

London, England, gb
Company: Galliford Try
Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations
Published on 2021-08-01 18:10:26


Galliford Try is one of the UK’s most formidable construction businesses with a vision to be a people-orientated, progressive business, driven by our values to deliver lasting change for our stakeholders and the communities we work in. Our purpose is to improve people’s lives through building the facilities and infrastructure that communities need, providing opportunities for our people to learn, grow and progress, working with our supply chain to promote the very best working practice and caring for the environment in which we work.

We do this by holding true to our values, delivering excellence for our clients and the community, being passionate about our role in providing vital services, putting integrity at the heart of our business by doing the right thing, and collaborating with our clients, supply chain and stakeholders to deliver lasting change and long-term value.

We are committed to agile working, giving our people the freedom and flexibility to adapt their working life around their home life to achieve a proper balance. Our smart working approaches allow greater use of technology in the way we carry out our business, ensuring we provide a working environment that works for everyone.

Our Environment Business provides ‘source to sea’ asset delivery capability across the UK and Scotland working on both Frameworks and Standalone projects. Since AMP3 we have delivered in excess of £2bn assets for clients such as Yorkshire Water, United Utilities, Anglian Water, Thames Water, Southern Water, Welsh Water and Scottish Water. As an established player in the market this a great opportunity to join the team at a time of transformation as we shape ourselves to be fit for delivery in a future digital world. We have recently secured a plethora of places on the AMP7 Frameworks for Yorkshire Water Complex Civils Framework, Southern Water and Thames Water Infrastructure and Non-Infrastructure projects ranging from £1-40m over the next five years.

As Project Engineer your primary role will be the effective management of the interface between the design, commercial (procurement particularly) and delivery functions of the project to ensure time, cost and quality targets are achieved. You will also act as the primary interface with the project site team, providing assistance and accurate information in a timely fashion, checking that all on site activities are aligned with the project requirements, installed correctly, and verifying that systems work as they should.

You will;

  • Participate in creating a knowingly safe working environment.
  • Primarily manage the interface between the pre-construction, design, commercial (procurement particularly) and delivery functions of the project to ensure time, cost and quality targets are achieved 
  • Understand and assist in Pre-construction activities to ensure a seamless transition from project handover
  • Manage the Detailed Design and Procurement phase to ensure we successfully achieve Client CSR & GT Validation sign off’s, whilst maximising our opportunities for procurement savings.
  • Organise any enabling work to ensure a smooth transition to site delivery and monitor the site delivery team to meet all project requirements.
  • Ensure proactive planning of the Commissioning and Testing phase is in place to enable a smooth transition into Takeover / Handover 
  • YOU
    We are looking for passion, leadership and a willingness to deliver excellence. If you have a solid track record working on multidisciplinary projects acting as the linchpin between design, procurement and delivery then get in touch as I want to hear from you. You’ll need experience of working in a process related environment (ideally wastewater) with strong commercial awareness backed up with a minimum of HNC in an engineering related discipline. If this sounds like you and you are ready to strive for exceptional levels of performance, call me today!

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