Pre-Construction Engineer

Location Solihull
Discipline: Manufacturing and Production
Job type: Contract
Salary: £32.85 PH UMBRELLA
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39105
Published: about 1 month ago
Duration: 6.5 Months
Expiry date: 23 Sep 2023 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • The GME Pre Construction Team, are seeking a highly motivated and engaged Pre-Construction Engineer to support our growing Pre-Construction Team, within the wider Infrastructure Department.

  • Involved in all aspects of Manufacturing sites development, from 'New Build - Major Projects' to Refurbishments to minor works.

  • You will assist in developing these new proposals, design concepts and programmes from Strategic Intent (RIBA Stage 0 - 3), through the full project lifecycle to commissioning and Handover.

  • There will be a need to interface with a number of internal and external stakeholders, including all aspects of Health and Safety, Project Managers, Contractors and all relevant departments to deliver Projects in line with all KPIs.

  • This role is a key position in the delivery of GME's core strategic pre-construction works.

  • However, knowledge of the full spectrum of delivery, from Feasibility, Procurement, Manufacture, Delivery, installation, commissioning and handover is required to understand the key interactions.

Skills Required:

  • Awareness of infrastructure / construction process (RIBA Stages).

  • Project management and stakeholder management to cost, quality, programme.

  • Experience in pre-construction design, cost estimation, planning. Feasibility studies.

  • H&S awareness for construction. CDM Regulations.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Support creation of feasibility studies with a focus on health and safety.

  • Being able to plan future projects, including design works and cost management.

  • Complete all Infrastructure planning works in line with the relevant Health and Safety controls i.e., compliance with CDM. Support the delivery teams with pre-construction information as required.

  • Awareness of Vehicle Manufacturing Processes and associated infrastructure needs is preferred but not essential. Influencing and presenting to Senior leadership and board level.

  • Ability to be challenged, react to it positively and articulate rationale. Scope / Change management. Robust management of cost / timing / quality. Knowledge on Risks & Opportunities management.

Experience Required:

  • Multiskilled and rounded delivery Engineer, the successful candidate will have a bias regarding historic discipline, please identify this within your CV submission, i.e. trade associations, prof bodies, competency certs etc.

  • Previous experience and strong background of Infrastructure works from conception through to delivery and completion.

  • Experience in pre-construction, design, planning, cost estimation and feasibility studies.

  • Knowledge in contractor management and site installations, to deliver benchmark Site Safety performance.

  • Clear understanding of site safety, and Safety legislation (CDM 2015 Reg etc) Excellent knowledge of building, constriction and infrastructure methods, materials and skills requirements.

  • Excellent organisational and project management skills

  • Proven experience in leading and managing teams to deliver against tight timescales and budgets.

  • Knowledge and experience of supporting the development and costing of proposals, right through to delivery and final project completion.

Experience Preferred:

  • Relevant degree qualified or equivalent experience preferred (but not essential) in infrastructure fields such as: Building Surveying, Architecture, Mechanical or Electrical, Infrastructure, utilities