BAM Nuttall Ltd

Temporary Works Design Coordinator and Construction CRE

Kilsyth, Glasgow, United Kingdom
04 Apr 2019
04 Apr 2019
The Renewals and Enhancements Framework requires a Temporary Works Coordinator to oversee design consultants in the production of temporary works designs. You will be responsible for inspecting completed construction works (working in conjunction with construction personnel) to ensure the works are undertaken in accordance with the temporary works design.

Across the framework the permanent works designs will include: underbridge / overbridge strengthening, repair, and replacement; level crossing upgrades / replacements; scour protection and coastal defences; station refurbishment; enhancements projects such as new stations.

The successful candidate will be located in the regional head office in Kilsyth, with regular travel required for meeting attendance in the Glasgow area, and site meetings around Scotland.

Your key activities will include:
  • Preparing and managing a schedule of temporary works designs for each site.
  • Liaising with and overseeing temporary works supervisors, who will be resident on site.
  • Consulting with construction personnel to identify what temporary works designs are required.
  • Liaising with the construction team to understand proposed methodology, interaction of multiple temporary works designs (where applicable), any site constraints, etc.
  • Preparing temporary works design briefs and issuing them to the temporary works designer. This will include ensuring that the temporary works design briefs are comprehensive, are in accordance with actual site conditions, and include residual risks identified by the permanent works designer and the project team.
  • Reviewing designs to assess whether they are suitable to submit to Network Rail for approval and providing feedback (where necessary) to the designers.
  • Monitoring the design programme and ensuring programme milestones are met. Advising the engineering team when the design is accepted by Network Rail and can be Approved For Construction by the CEM.
  • Liaison with colleagues and designers responsible for permanent works to ensure all designs are sufficiently co-ordinated.
  • Participation in regular design progress meetings.
  • Participation in inter-disciplinary check meetings for all designs.
  • Input into internal programme monitoring, cost monitoring, and risk management.
  • Identification of any additional information required by the designer for the design.

Job Requirements

Your qualifications, skills and experience should include:
  • Civil engineering degree.
  • Knowledge of civil engineering sufficient to work toward Incorporated / Chartered member level of ICE.
  • Minimum 3 years' experience of design / design management / construction to inform design compliance and constructability reviews.
  • Awareness of design codes, specifications and standards relating to core construction activities and materials.
  • Familiarity with the rail environment preferred but not essential.
  • PTS and CSCS certification preferred but not essential.
  • Ability to communicate well orally and in writing.
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently when required.

What do we offer?

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we provide continuing development opportunities within a creative and considerate work environment.

BAM Nuttall is committed to equality of opportunity in all its employment practices, and to developing policies that support work-life balance.

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