Engineer / Technical Coordinator

Technical Coordinator / Development Engineer Persimmon Homes Anglia has a vacancy for a Technical Coordinator or Development Engineer with an immediate start for the right candidate.This post will be based at our offices in Norwich. Persimmon Plc is the holding company for the Persimmon Group of companies. We are listed on the London Stock Exchange (PSN.L) and are a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.With headquarters in York, the Group operates from 24 regional offices throughout the UK. The Group trades under the brand names of Persimmon Homes, Charles Church and Westbury Partnerships, building around 13,500 quality homes across England, Wales and Scotland.We are a national house builder with a local approach to building new homes. As a Technical Coordinator / Development Engineer your prime responsibility will be for the delivery of the most cost effective engineering solutions across a number of developments. Reporting to the Head of Technical, main duties are (but not limited to):
• Specifying and overseeing the initial surveys, geotechnical investigations and technical reports
• Undertaking Technical Site Assessments for new sites utilising Consulting Engineers where required to input to Constraints Plans and Site Layout Designs
• Coordinating Technical Support to Planning Applications and Condition Discharge
• Briefing and managing civil engineering consultants to produce detailed highway, drainage and external works designs.
• Coordinating the assessment and procurement of Utilities Diversions and Connections
• Briefing and managing structural engineering consultants to produce detailed foundation, retaining wall designs and in some cases superstructure designs.
• Undertaking / critiquing technical designs as they develop, to ensure cost effective and buildable solutions Qualifications / Experience Preferably qualified to Degree level in a civil engineering or building-related discipline, you already have a proven track record in a similar role, ideally with a house builder or engineering consultancy. As a Technical Co-ordinator we will consider someone with proven experience from an Architectural or Technician background. In addition to current building regulations, you will also have a thorough knowledge of current EA / Water Authority / Highway regulations and adoption agreements and an understanding of Utilities and CDM Regulations. A full UK driving licence is essential for this role. Skills Excellent and personable communications skills. A proven ability to work to, thrive on and meet tight deadlines. Self motivated and able to work on own initiative, as well as part of a team. Ability to manage conflicting priorities in a calm manner. AutoCAD software capability is essential. This is a challenging role in a very busy and fast paced environment offering someone the opportunity to really make the job their own in providing innovative thinking to provide best fit solutions to meet targets and deadlines. Persimmon offer flexible working arrangements with the agreement of the Head of Department. Follow us on Instagram lovemypersimmonhome Persimmon are Proud Sponsors of Team GB No Agencies please - Persimmon will not accept speculative CVs as a means of introduction 'Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory background check e.g. employment history and criminal record check. These background checks are job specific to certain vacancies within Persimmon' This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/92750773

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