Temporary Works Engineer - North West

Job Ref:  LA 2159

Industry:  Civil Engineering

Salary:  Excellent Salary and Benefits

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Permanent

Posted: Jul 15, 2020

The Role

As Temporary Works Engineer you will be working closely with the Delivery units within the Regional business to deliver temporary works technical support to bid and site teams.

Your main tasks and accountabilities will be:

  • Provision of technical support to the work winning team through value engineering temporary works and identifying innovative and cost effective solutions
  • Responsible for undertaking temporary works design and checking for individual projects, under the supervision of a senior engineer.
  • Ensure designs comply with the temporary works design brief and are delivered within the required timescale.
  • Ensure design risks are considered and prepare Designers Risk Assessments, communicating residual design risks as appropriate.


The following qualities/experience are essential:

  • A degree or HNC or equivalent in civil or structural engineering. Able to demonstrate a clear understanding of engineering principles.
  • Post graduate experience must include either design (temporary and/or permanent works design) or site experience.
  • Has some experience of site based activities and a knowledge of proprietary equipment commonly used in temporary works applications.
  • An awareness of current design standards and codes of practice, and published guidance documents relevant to temporary works.
  • Experience of using design software relevant to temporary works design.
  • Conversant with the management and procedures associated with temporary works.
  • Able to establish good working relationships with both work colleagues and external technical consultants and suppliers.
  • Able to clearly and confidently communicate engineering ideas and principles both verbally and in writing.
  • Working experience of AutoCAD.
  • Working towards full membership of an appropriate professional institution.


An attractive salary, benefits will be offered to the successful candidate.

Contact Details

If you are interested in the role and would like to apply or discuss the role and project in more detail please either email me scott@lechley.com or call me on +44 7973 460391.


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