JOB DESCRIPTION

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Mechanical Project Engineer experienced in marine/water works to join a highly regarded Tier 1 contractor on one of the UKs largest Port Expansion Projects. This is an immediate start contract role with works expected to last until end 2018.

The role will be based in Kent with and the ideal candidate should have significant main contractor experience working on marine / water engineering projects. Exposure to Hydraulic Engineering, Control Systems Architecture, Steel Fabrication and lock gates/ flood barriers is essential.

This is your opportunity to work on a £115M expansion project which involves a new marina pier, dock link, jetty, port reclamation and marina fit-out.

This will be a challenging career development role that will significantly help further your career on a high profile UK construction project for a leading contractor.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
*Assist the Sub Agent on this section of works
*Amending and writing method statements and risk assessment
*Factory testing and commissioning
*Managing the subcontractors and site engineers
*Carrying out regular quality inspections
*Liaison between the Sub Agent and design team on site
*Produce ITPs and as builds
*Planning weekly and monthly programmes
*On site record keeping
*Helping drive the works schedule on site to keep to completion dates

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
* Experience working as a mechanical engineer on major marine/water projects
* Degree, Bachelors, MSc or HND in Mechanical Engineering
* Experience of working in a main contractor environment
* Experience in Hydraulic Engineering, Control Systems Architecture, Steel Fabrication
* Design, installation and commissioning of lock gates / flood barriers /bridges/ gates
* Hold a valid CSCS certification

Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £300 referral fee for every successful referred placement!

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and CarmichaelUK is an equal opportunities employer and agency and welcomes applications from all. Should you require assistance to apply for any of our roles please call us on 0208 522 8888.

We value and respect diversity and inclusion at CarmichaelUK. As champions of diversity & inclusion we ensure all applications are treated equally with opportunities available to all. By cultivating a culture where diversity is celebrated, we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. CarmichaelUK places paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy so if you require any additional assistance please inform us upon application or call on 020 8522 8888.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence.
Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website at www.carmichaeluk.com
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