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Earthworks Project Manager / Earthworks Consultant (HS2)

  • Salary: £62000 - £68000 per annum + Negotiable on experience
  • Location: Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction , Consulting Engineering , Rail , Civil Engineering/Infrastructure
  • Job reference: 389286TSH

Job description

Job Title: Earthworks Project Manager / Earthworks Consultant (HS2)
Location: Between Bicester & Buckingham
Sector: Earthworks, HS2, Civil Engineering, Drainage
Job Type: Permanent (Contract will also be considered - to be discussed on application)
Salary: £62,000 to £68,000 Per Annum + Package (Negotiable on relevant experience)

Job Description:

Our client, a growing Civil Engineering and Construction Contractor who operate within the Civil Engineering and Infrastructure sector, have an excellent opportunity available, for an experienced Earthworks Project Manager / Earthworks Consultant, to join their team on a permanent basis.

In this role, you will predominately work on a section of HS2 works, which includes the delivery of earthworks and drainage deliverables, to the ECI target cost production, as well as further development and delivery on the HS2 contract. You will be required to provide technical advice with regards to Earthworks, reviewing and suggesting improvements to related documentation, as well as providing overall strategic advice and interacting with the end client at HS2 Ltd.

Daily duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Review earthworks designs and specifications.
  • Review and advise on GI information, assess VE potential and delivery of performance spec together with the internal Geotechnical department.
  • Review drainage information, assess temporary works requirements and advise on consents required
  • Input into weekly internal and Client progress meetings for earthworks related items.
  • Revise criteria for re-use of existing material assumptions based on current information and explore any VE potential.
  • Understand the status of earthworks quants and volumes broken down into material types and areas based on current design.
  • Review imported material availability (both from Client and external sources) and disposal options. Investigate rates of supply, material testing and compliance etc.
  • Review earthworks designs and input into Constructability, including access and logistics.
  • Produce method statements, risk assessments and ITPs.
  • Agree earthworks strategy, input into programme development and compile mass haul.
  • Liaise with geomatics / plant team to understand the requirements of the DIGGER system and advise of both practical and commercial impacts.
  • Liaise with team to size and calculate plant required to achieve outputs and required performance specifications, liaise with bid team accordingly.
  • Input into the target cost development in terms of methodologies, outputs, and risks associated with the earthworks and drainage.
  • Liaise with Bid Team and estimators to ensure activity schedule and or Bill of Quantities meets the method and logic of the plant movements and mass hauls.
  • Provide forecast plant information to the plant department.

Candidates will ideally:

  • Have relevant qualifications such as: Degree, HNC, CSCS Card, SMSTS etc (Example qualifications, not all required).
  • Have a strong knowledge of Earthworks and Drainage, associated with major Infrastructure projects.
  • Be comfortable in managing Earthworks packages circa £15 Million in value, and above.
  • Have previous experience reviewing and providing Technical input with regards to Earthworks, Drainage and Ground Investigation works.
  • Strong organisation, time management and communication skills.

For more information or to apply for this role, please apply for the role online initially, or connect with Tim Smyth at Anderselite, via LinkedIn.

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