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Quality Engineer

Job Description

Job Description

Balfour Beatty Vinci are looking for a Quality Engineer to support the tunnelling team for the HS2 project, this will be working out of our Precast facility in Avonmouth, Bristol., The Quality Engineer will support the team implementing the BBV Way quality management system, which governs how BBV plan, manage and discharges its assurance obligations

The joint venture will deliver a world class railway in accordance with customer and stakeholder requirements and commitments, including verification activities to demonstrate compliance.

What you'll be doing

  • Assist on the preparation of project quality documents and ensure these documents are prepared by competent people and that they are reviewed and revised as necessary e.g. IPTs

  • Utilise systems and processes for the management and control of site information, data, design and construction related documentation and records

  • Review subcontractors and other supplier™s assurance and provide guidance and training to construction team to deliver this approach

  • Working with design teams to ensure the coordination of interfaces with Statutory Undertakers, Network Rail, Rail Systems contractors, Enabling Works contractors and Others

  • Supporting the construction teams establish test and inspection plans for review and acceptance prior to construction activities being undertaken

  • Maintaining a close working relationship with project team to ensure the incorporation of buildability and maintainability, whole life value, sustainability and safety requirements in design, construction, operations and maintenance

  • Regularly audit the project against the defined quality and assurance arrangements, including field auditing of production teams. Report on the results of surveillance and audit

  • Manage the non-conformance process and communicate lessons learned

  • Contributing to the continued improvement of quality performance through performance review and identification of appropriate training/coaching.

  • Ensure a relentless focus on Health & Safety

Candidate Description

  • Qualified to Diploma level/Degree level or similar equivalent

  • Lead Auditor Qualification for ISO 9001

  • Holds a UK Driving licence and has similar experience working within civil engineering.

Employer Description

Balfour Beatty VINCI is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging railway project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2™s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people in the area to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 through the West Midlands area and are looking for a wide range of experts to join the team and support this unique, ground breaking project.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

You could help us build that civil infrastructure:

  • 42 viaducts totalling over 11km, 66 over-bridges;

  • More than 35 cuttings reaching over 30km;

  • 56 culverts and other under-bridges;

  • 66 embankments reaching over 33km;

  • Building four motorway crossings requiring box structures and six interfaces with the existing rail requiring both dive-under and over-bridge structures., Balfour Beatty Vinci is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond. In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered a number of key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure. Our partnership - between two of the world's largest construction companies - creates unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.