Services Engineer

6 days left

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP35000/annum
29 Aug 2017
26 Sep 2017
Contract Type
My client is a regional house builder who specialise in new build housing. Founded in 1992, the family run business pride themselves on delivering high quality housing within Yorkshire, the Midlands and the North West. Due to the opening of a new office, my client is currently looking to recruit for a Services Engineer.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing development utility provision matters from feasibility through to site delivery. They will also provide best solutions, coordinate and deliver all utility design details/information in line with planning approval, building regulations, budget and build programme requirements.


• Secure and ensure that all technical information, drawings/details, services/suppliers enquiry letters, quotations and acceptances, technical approvals/agreements and on-site service connections are issued and received in accordance with all statutory and planning approval requirements in line the agreed drawings, specifications, build and sales programmes and budget requirements, all main services, street lighting and technical design and health & safety requirements and plans.

• Check in association with our external legal teams all legal agreements, deed of easements, utility provision etc

• Advise on and commission the appointment of utility service providers ensuring they comply with the terms of their formal appointment such that that all information and reports are received, reviewed and checked, co-ordinated and distributed on time and within budget including input from external Consulting Engineers.

• Attend and actively participate in all pre-Start meetings, monthly site meetings and other meetings as required to review and assess progress and provide constructive and frequent feedback on project performance.

• Ensure the timely distribution of all relevant drawings and technical information to Construction, Sales and Commercial to ensure production targets and budgets are achieved in accordance with the overall build programme.

• Prepare and submit update and evaluation reports and attend and contribute to meetings as required by Construction Management, Sales, Technical and Commercial departments to ensure that utility activities maximise the efficiency of build programmes.

• Provide on-going technical support and guidance to other internal departments and colleagues to ensure that any utility works on site are cost effective and on programme.

• Input and maintain computer based databases and/or other data management/reporting systems.

• Work as part of a team to deliver best value schemes actively promoting best practice and playing a positive and productive role in assisting the team to continually monitor, assess and improve performance and enhance both individual and team contribution to the achievement of our business goals and reputation.

• Share knowledge and assist other staff members in carrying out their duties.

• At all times comply with responsibilities under the Company's Health and Safety and Environmental and Corporate Responsibility Policies and all other company policies, procedures and instructions

• Any other duties as reasonably requested to enable the department meet its requirements and obligations.


• Good Technical knowledge with regards to utility provision for residential housing development
• Knowledge of utility companies, procedures, license and legislating framework
• Sound working knowledge of cost accounting and data management systems used by the company
• Understanding of CDM Regulations.
• Excellent communication organisation and presentation skills
• A high degree of self-motivation and drive
• Influence and persuasion
• Problem solving / delegation
• Team work

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