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Engineering Manager


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The engineering discipline is a vital part in the delivery of every Taylor Wimpey site. They are responsible for the infrastructure of the development and ensuring it is well connected so customers have access to all the things you would expect from an accessible housing development. From roads to sewers and fresh water these are all things we take for granted but things our customers cannot live without. As an engineering manager you will lead a team of technical experts to provide high quality engineering at all stages of the development process. The role ranges from initial viability advice and design to design development, gaining technical consents and providing advice to all other departments as well as key subcontractors.

What you will do:

  • Lead and manage the regional engineering team and provide the necessary project approval to enable all developments to move forward
  •  Manage consultants in road, sewer, levels, cut and fill designs, to satisfy planning whilst maintaining the most competitive and practical solution
  • Resolve critical issues as part of the Taylor Wimpey planning application process
  • Co-ordinate and manage key relationships with utilities companies, highways authorities and the Environment Agency on engineering matters
  • Ensure compliance with building regulations and NHBC standards
  • Procure technical approval for highways, sewerage, land drainage and utilities

What you will have:

  • Extensive experience of engineering issues gained within housebuilding industry e.g. roads and sewers, foundations, land drainage, utilities, etc A strong knowledge and appreciation of UK building regulations and health and safety requirements within the industry
  • Engineering related qualification, degree or equivalent. A degree or higher education course which is accredited by the Institution for Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Previous experience leading a team of engineers
  • A thorough and up to date knowledge of technical and regulatory requirements related to residential construction
  • A high level of proficiency in relevant design and technical based software like AutoCad
  • Any other duties as required



The benefits we offer
Agile Working
House purchase discounts
Competitive Pension
Employee share ownership
Time off for charity work
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