Senior Engineer – Midlands – New Homes

Competitive salary + bonus + company car and fuel card or car allowance

Do you have proven experience working as an Engineer or Senior Engineer for a residential developer?

If the answer is yes, we would love to hear from you as we are currently recruiting for a Senior Engineer to join our dynamic technical team in Nottingham.

To be considered for the role you will currently be employed as an Engineer or Senior Engineer who has experience within the house building industry, capable of co-ordinating all aspects of engineering design and analysis on a variety of projects from planning through the construction phase to adoption.

On offer is a highly competitive salary + company performance related bonus + company car and fuel card or car allowance.

Take a closer look at the perks and benefits of working for Avant Homes.

Key duties and requirements

Joining our fast-paced team as a Senior Engineer, you will manage and report all engineering requirements as per company policies and processes. Your daily tasks will include:

  • Engaging fully in the process of determining, agreeing and delivering site start programmes and development programmes within agreed timescales.
  • Managing and reporting all engineering requirements.
  • Assisting in the production / procurement of comprehensive feasibility studies and technical investigations for inclusion in Land Appraisals.
  • Managing technical and regulatory approvals, adoptions, bonds and reimbursements and provide key status reports and updates on all KPIs relating to the engineering function.
  • Actively managing communications and operational interfaces with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ensuring that all necessary utility / supplier enquiries, quotations, acceptances and approvals are obtained.
  • Assisting with the effective management of CDM Regulations / Health & Safety responsibilities on all developments.
  • Assisting in the delivery of effective and relevant legal documentation for each development.
  • Daily liaison with internal and external stakeholders and all other departments.

Who are we looking for?

To be considered for the role you will ideally hold previous experience of working for a new homes’ residential developer. You will be capable of co-ordinating technical design and analysis on a variety of projects from planning through to the construction phase.

We are looking for Engineer with excellent communication skills, proven and documented knowledge of all elements of residential developments such as environmental planning, ground & contaminated ground conditions, foundations designs, services co-ordination and roads & sewers design and supervision.

To be considered for this role you must also possess;

  • A full UK driving licence 
  • A working knowledge of Auto CAD
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office packages
  • Experience of working with legislation and codes of practice that impact on technical matters e.g. planning policy, Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, Health and Safety legislation etc.
  • Good knowledge of Construction Design Management Regulations and pre-construction H&S Information.
  • A strong understanding of the engineering aspects of the house building industry
  • Excellent technical knowledge and commercial awareness

Avant Homes

The team at Avant Homes receive a high volume of applications for each role. If you have not heard back from us within 14 days, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful at this time.