Civil Engineer x5

Natural Resources Wales

Various locations across Wales
£24,828 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Wednesday, 20 December 2017


Civil Engineer (x5)

Location: Various location across Wales
Post Number: 102986, 102987, 102988, 102989 & 102990
Grade: C1 / £24,828.00
Contract type: Permanent
Work pattern: Full Time, 37 hours

Job Purpose:

Forestry Engineering Wales (FEW) is a Wales wide unit within NRW.

The team is made up of 30 professional engineering staff, located throughout Wales. FEW is primarily responsible for constructing and maintaining a safe network of roads, bridges and water control structures across the Welsh Government Woodland Estate.

We are unique throughout the civil engineering sector, in that we retain the in-house skills to produce our own construction aggregates, using mineral resources located throughout the estate. This enhances our reputation for the best practice application of sustainable construction techniques.

The role is to assist the Country Civil Engineer in achieving Natural Resources Wales’ policy and targets in Wales, through the supervision of NRW and contract resources. Assist in the planning of upcoming works required to meet stakeholder’s expectations and in monitoring construction of these programmes, which are delivered via the NRW civil engineering framework.

Job Specific Criteria:

  1. Have a minimum level qualification of Degree in Civil Engineering / Construction Site Management or aim to achieve this qualification within 5 years of taking up post with support from Natural Resources Wales – Essential
  2. Experience in civil engineering contract management, project planning and project delivery via framework contracts – Essential
  3. Knowledge and understanding of CDM2015 and construction Health, Safety & Environmental risk management - Essential
  4. Knowledge of CAD packages such as AutoCAD and GIS such as ArcView - Essential
  5. Knowledge of forest road (wet bound macadam) and bridge construction techniques, and experience of working in a rural / upland environment - Desirable
  6. Experience of compiling tender documents/drawings using NEC3 form of contract - Desirable

Application closing date: 20th December 2017

Interviews to take place on: Week commencing 22nd January 2018

If you have any queries please contact: Andy Perry 0300 065 4755

For further information and how to apply please visit our website.


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