SZC Programme Engineering Lead - Enabling Works

England, London
12 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
EDF Energy
Contract Type
Full Time

EDF Energy is a core part of the EDF Group, one of the largest energy companies in Europe with key business operations in the UK, France, Italy, Belgium and Poland. EDF are recruiting for a Programme Engineering Lead - Enabling Works to work on the new Sizewell project.

This engineering programme covers the delivery of design for a construction programme estimated to be around £500M in value.The following engineering delivery is expected:

- Site Establishment of the Main Site (~35 Ha) with development of Earthworks, Roads &Networks and Construction Electrical systems (40MVA) including some technical challenges such as a Cut-off wall and management of design in highly congested area,

- Site Establishment of the Temporary Contractors Area with a design of compounds, temporary buildings, a Railway terminal, bridges and Borrow pits.

- Site Establishment of the Ancillary Construction Area with a site entrance plaza and worker accommodation campus

- Maritime access with a marine off-loading facility

- Preparation of the preliminary work on Main Site

Accountable for the content of SZC Engineering Enabling Work Programme and ensuring its completeness, including:

- Defining the strategy to obtain and deliver the different design packages with the appropriate quality and cost

(design and construction costs)

- Ensuring consistency with the other SZC programmes

- Capturing and implementing the lessons learned from the HPC project into the SZC programme

- Ensuring all the relevant regulations are fully addressed in the programme

- Ensuring the Enabling Works programme is consistent with the milestones of the SZC project

- Defining the relevant organisation and level of engineering (technical surveillance/ engineering coordination) with the support of Construction Engineering, Design Authority and Responsible Designer in France

- Managing the progression of the engineering work

- Reporting the progress (KPI, milestones, open points, risks) to the Head of SZC Engineering

Strong Experience in design management and coordination on large multi-discipline infrastructure projects including having been exposed to contract management,

- Understanding of the RD organisation

- Extensive experience in the design and management of Enabling works for major infrastructure projects;

- Significant industry construction experience in the field of civil engineering;

- Enhanced organisational skills;

- Excellent communication/interpersonal skills;

- Ability to effectively manage multi-disciplinary teams;

- Typically degree qualified or equivalent in a related discipline;

- Membership of a relevant Professional Institution (eg. MICE);

- General professional qualities as accuracy, tenacity, result-oriented and teamwork-oriented attitude,diplomacy;

and The individual would preferably be vetted to at least a basic level (BPSS) and would have past experience in similar a role.

- Experience in UK, European

By joining EDF Energy you will be part of a company committed to equality. We are proud to be one of only three organisations in the UK to gain the National Equality Standard, the country's most comprehensive assessment of diversity & inclusion. We'll support your career through our state of the art approach to learning, development and knowledge sharing through our Campus network. We offer a defined benefit pension scheme based on career average earnings, in addition to leave and benefits that help you feel good.