Project engineer (hybrid working)

Description

THE BUSINESS

We are a business with exciting sustainable growth plans over the next few years looking for amazing people who want to grow along with us. We are a business that values our people. We've launched exciting people initiatives to better our people's experience and we engage with our people to listen to their needs and wants. We are proud of our flexible approach to work and offer a hybrid set up where your home location in or around the Oxford area should not be a barrier to undertaking this role – we are flexible on where you work, noting that you need to spend time in our Oxford office, and to be able to service our clients.

Cluttons is a company with a difference, working on a solid foundation of mutual trust, we are commercially focussed, and business orientated. We employ over 230 staff in the UK with a fast-growing presence, serving a wide range of clients. We have established a strong track record and reputation as the ‘Partner with a purpose’ to help each client get the most out of their property. Through our network of offices in the UK, we offer a wide range of property services including consultancy, management, investment and commercial agency, residential sales & lettings.


THE ROLE

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Project engineer to join our Project and Building Consultancy team in Oxford. The role will predominantly comprise building and structural design as well as project management, contract administration, site supervision and drawing checking. The Project and Building Consultancy team work with a wide range of valued clients in the utility sector, the Oxford Colleges and corporate sector.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design of civil and structural project elements
  • Oversee the design and production of civil and structural drawings
  • Liaison with external consultants and other sub-consultants
  • Determine project specifications by client requirements, and performance standards, complete technical studies
  • Identify technical solutions and undertake feasibility studies to identify optimum designs
  • Represent the project and building consultancy department internally and to clients
  • Monitor the quality and accuracy of drawing production
  • Ensure engineering specifications and procedures are used and followed
  • Liaise with surveyors to forecast workload and resources required
  • Participate in client design meetings where required
  • Be responsible for and take accurate site measurements from inception through to construction to ensure accuracy of information produced
  • Ensure all work undertaken is produced accurately to standards

Requirements

Essential qualifications

  • Relevant construction engineering degree
  • Relevant professional qualification (MICE CEng IStructE or similar)
  • Full UK driving licence

Experience

  • An understanding of construction processes
  • Knowledge of civil and structural engineering principles
  • Knowledge of construction technology
  • Good understanding of bills of quantities and cost control
  • Good project management abilities
  • Experience of working on civil and structural projects
  • Client facing experience to meet with clients to give updates on projects
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Packages and an understanding of AutoCAD
  • Able to organise and prioritise to meet deadlines

Benefits

  • Hybrid working - to give you the flexibility you need
  • Holidays: 25 days increasing in line with length of service to a maximum of 30 days
  • Enhanced auto enrolment pension scheme - to help you save for the future
  • Life assurance - to protect your loved ones should the worst happen
  • Interest free season ticket loans
  • Cycle to work scheme - discounted bicycles
  • Flu and eye care vouchers - to keep you healthy
  • Employee Assistance Programme - 24/7 health & wellbeing support
  • [email protected] Remote GP app - to give you and your family access to medical experts quickly
  • Platform hosting 1000s of discounts at your favourite retailers, restaurants, supermarkets, leisure & days out venues, gyms and more
  • Family & wellbeing policy - including enhanced maternity pay, menopause support, neurodiversity support, carer support, company sick pay and much more

Plus a Flexible benefits policy that allows you to pick and choose additional benefits as below:

  • Purchasing up to 5 days additional holiday
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted dental insurance
  • Discounted private medical insurance
  • Discounted critical health insurance and more