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NEC Site Supervisor

R-041218
  1. Gloucester

NEC Site Supervisor – Highways Transportation Projects   

At Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, we provide a complete set of project-based and tailored advisory services across the Highways, Rail, International and Local Transport markets. We help and support the development of strategies and strengthen frameworks that effectively respond to market demands and bring ideas to life.  

Through innovative partnerships, we are shaping the future of transport. Our staff, forward thinking and commercially aware, understand the industry’s challenges and are able to maximise client outcomes, opportunities for our own growth and for the benefit of society.  

We work smart. We are focused on the needs of our clients and are committed to keeping our promises. For each and every project we safely deliver leading-edge solutions, policy outcomes and effective and efficient services for best value.  

Our Transportation Division is currently seeking NEC Site Supervisors to join the major projects team delivering a significant portfolio of construction projects in Gloucestershire. You will be working on highway projects being delivered under the Local Authority Framework Contract that we have with Gloucestershire County Council.  

Roles and Responsibilities:

To act as Supervisor during the Construction phase as described under the NEC4 ECC or other form of contract;

To check works are carried out in compliance with the Works Information including testing of material and workmanship and observing tests carried out by the Contractor;

Manage the defects process, check and mark materials off site so as to protect the Employer's interests;

To ensure a consistently high standard of quality control and supervision is maintained for each project, via site visits, assessing contract implementation with due regard to highway, health and safety and environmental legislation;

To provide a service at all times to the nominated NEC Project Manager by ensuring that the standards of work and the materials supplied by Contractor are as specified in accordance with the Works Information;

To undertake actions delegated by the NEC Project Manager;

To witness off site and on site testing and commissioning and keep appropriate records of results;

To comply with the legal responsibilities regarding health, safety, welfare and environmental issues and highway legislation;

To maintain records and data, operate and maintain information systems and undertake general administrative tasks;

To identify technical problems on site, to recommend corrective action and issue directions as authorised under the contract;

To assist the NEC Project Manager with managing contractors, sub-contractors, liaising with statutory utilities and dealing with technical queries;

To prepare schedules of defects and certify rectification of snagging items; and

To attend internal and external meetings, both on and off site as required.

Required Qualifications:

Working towards, or ideally, a Chartered or Incorporated member of the ICE, CIHT or similar.

Minimum of 7-10 years' experience in a construction supervisor role.

Hold a relevant CSCS card or equivalent.

Hold a valid UK driving licence.

Required Knowledge and Experience

Extensive experience in implementing civil engineering highway works, including assessing temporary traffic management solutions and undertaking duties as required by the Conditions of Contract and other Agreements.

Experience in inspecting, recording and reporting work relating to construction works and producing concise reports.

Experience of providing specialist professional / technical advice related to construction and materials.

Experience in the use of current design and construction standards and specifications.

Experience in the application of CDM regulations and to manage H&S related obligations

Experience in meeting with the general public, contractors’ staff and statutory undertakers’ representatives to discuss, develop, resolve and implement solutions.

Taking a leadership role in health and safety training with instruction to staff and developers agents.

Experiences of assisting with the assessment of developments were they impact or require highway to be extinguished, improved or created.

Connecting countries, cities and communities, our Transportation team works on some of the most challenging projects of our time. Helping people to travel faster and more efficiently, we transform infrastructure. So, get on board and play a big part in our success.

We’ll value you for going beyond to exceed expectations and deliver innovative solutions nobody else can. After all, we can’t achieve great things without you. So, you can look forward to fantastic rewards and development opportunities. 

Flexible Working

We support flexible working and equal opportunities as we believe that diverse teams provide the best mix of interpersonal and technical skills needed to exceed our customers’ expectations.

Atkins, part of the SNC Lavalin Group, is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview.

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

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