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Engineering Manager

Engineering Manager

Job Title: Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: WRT-2020-11-19-457967A56F5F
Job Published: November 19, 2020 11:01

Job Description

Job Description

  • Technical accountability for the mechanical & electrical engineering services for the project

  • Manage the Designing for Safety & CDM

  • Leadership of selection & appointment of partner consultants & Critical Friends

  • Accountable for IPD Design Reviews, coaching of MEP Designers & management of technical actions

  • Attendance, contribution & collaboration regarding: - 'Making a Great Start' & Strategy Presentations & IPD Workshops

  • Early procurement decisions & technical authorisation of major packages, plant & equipment

  • Authorisation of significant Technical Submittals

  • Prism & OSM optimisation

  • Value engineering & value management

  • Accountability for technical assessment, coaching and development of Preconstruction Leaders, Design Project Managers & Project Managers & Engineers

  • Collation of Design NPS scores on all projects

  • Trouble shooting - significant technical issues only

Candidate Description

We are looking for a qualified Engineering Manager with knowledge of Technical Legislation & Regulations while working on Major Projects within the M&E sector. Experience of both medical, pharma, or hospital projects desirable.

To be successful in the role you will be an adept communicator with a customer focus and strong business acumen and a Chartered Engineer. MCIBSE/MIET. You will be able to demonstrate leadership and have a strategic focus with the ability to influence. You will be successful at identifying and setting priorities, and then plan and effectively allocate appropriate resources. Attend to detail so that relevant issues are addressed and result in high-quality outcomes are key.

Employer Description

Wates Group was established in 1897 and it is now one of the largest, most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.

Within the Group, SES Engineering Services (SES) is recognised as one of the leading M&E partners in the UK, delivering Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) design, installation of building services and infrastructure solutions. SES also offer design-led cost-efficient solutions optimised for the whole construction team, by maximising off-site manufacture in our production facility SES PRISM, assuring quality and customer satisfaction in a measurable, safe way every time.

We employ circa. 3,500 people, working with a diverse range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors. Our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.

We offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers. Learning and development activity is aligned with our business priorities and in 2019 we invested c.£1.2m in 6,741 training days

As a responsible and inclusive employer, we are committed to equality and proud to have been recognised for this through a range of accolades including gold accreditations with both Investors in People and C2E (Committed to Equality).

Our In-house Recruitment Team embrace diversity and are focused on finding the best people to join us here at Wates.