Our client is a leading engineering and project services company who provide bespoke solutions across several marine related sectors. Due to recent growth they now require Construction Engineers to work at their busy North East facility.
Carry out the mechanical construction phases of projects.
Concept stage - assist in development of initial schedule, identification of long lead items and a provisional build / test strategy.
Manufacturing and installation phases - assist with contractors and sub-contractors to ensure equipment is delivered to required quality and on schedule.
Print off and review drawings with Lead Construction Engineers and Construction Supervisors for construction works. Agree hours required for the workshop assembly / construction and schedule the time required within the workshop for implementation.
Prepare work packages (work packs, drawings, parts lists) and correctly complete As Built information and closure sign offs.
Work with Senior / Lead construction engineers and Supervisors to identify required resources, equipment, plant and machinery tools for the delivery of work packages.
To develop construction procedures for all aspects of the construction phases including manufacturing, assembly and test.
Development of risk assessments, method statements, procedures and plans for construction, including contractor compliance. Identify the need for specific Risk Assessments where a suitable generic does not exist and produce as required.
Communicate effectively with all stakeholders, both internal and external of the business, to ensure that Project requirements are met.
Ability to manage on-site contractors whilst ensuring all HSE requirements are adhered to including the submission of RAMS and any Permit-to-work requirements.
To assist the project team with resolution of technical issues that may arise during the construction phases of the project.
Maintain and populate all required project specific documentation and registers as required for the construction phase.
Support a continuous improvement culture; ensure that issues are identified and logged by use of company tools such as non-conformance reporting, lessons learnt etc.
Positively promote HSE considerations, ensuring workers follow all HSE requirements and participate in identifying and raising HSE concerns by use of systems such as SHARP cards, Near Miss Reports, etc.
Ensure safe systems of work are used to keep all site personnel and visitors safe from harm.
Fully utilise all systems including RAMS, toolbox talks, HIT cards and permits to work etc.
Competent in the use of Microsoft Office
Microsoft Project user (basic level)
Ability to use AutoCAD and read and interpret engineering drawings
HND/C or apprenticeship in mechanical engineering and / or excellent progressive career experience in mechanical assembly work
Extensive experience in heavy engineering environment
Experience of mechanical assembly and delivering to schedule
Part of successful mechanical assembly team
Able to work independently and / or as part of a team, as required by the role
A flexible approach in working overtime and shifts as required to meet project requirements