Sub Agent

  • Construction Jobs
  • Heathrow, Greater London
  • Oct 08, 2021
Permanent Construction Civil Engineer Site Engineer Management Architect & Design Skilled Trades & Labour

Job Description

Sub Agent Location: Heathrow About Ferrovial Construction: Ferrovial Construction is the engineering and construction arm of the Ferrovial Group, the largest private transport infrastructure operator in the world in terms of capital invested with a workforce of approximately 96,000 employees and a presence in over 15 countries, with over 60 years’ experience since it was founded. Ferrovial Construction delivers value-driven, complex multi-displinary design and construction solutions across varied sectors worldwide, including transport, energy and water. Our people make this happen, bringing a diverse range of experiences, prospectives and backgrounds to fuel fresh thinking as we meet the unique needs of the clients and communities we serve. We are dedicated to exceeding expectations and leaving a sustainable legacy. We have an established presence in the UK and Ireland with the support of our global resource pool. Ferrovial is a world-leading provider of infrastructure services delivering end to end capabilities over the entire asset lifecycle. This provides our diverse range of clients with a positive legacy through our integrated approach, ensuring consistently high standards of excellence in delivery. Value creation is at the heart of everything we do. The project Ferrovial Construction has been working at Heathrow Airport for over 10 years delivering some of the most complex infrastructure projects to high quality, safety and environmental standards. We have focused on design and build projects with a mix of contractual arrangements. This has enabled us to refine our management procedures in response to Heathrow’s Employers Requirements and Ferrovial Construction own internal management systems. Since joining Heathrow’s framework in 2014, Ferrovial Construction has delivered a variety of airside and landside projects across the whole airport. For example, we have delivered new taxiways and rehabilitated existing taxiways and the southern runway. We have also redeveloped sterile and grass areas and replaced critical assets, such as fire main, fuel main and HV ducts. We are currently working alongside Heathrow to rehabilitate assets with expired design life’s and plan for a future runway resurfacing project. We are constantly designing and planning our works around critical assets and engaging with different key stakeholders in order to deliver Heathrow value for money. The Role Assist the Agent in all civil engineering operations, ensuring the Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental standards are adhered to. You will lead the engineering and site supervision team on a particular section of this project. Key responsibilities Duties will include: * Comply with company policies and procedures, such as method statements, risk assessments and briefings to set a personal example in health, safety, quality and environmental matters * Support the Agent as required in operating the cost management system and the production of programmes * To manage, supervise and mentor site engineers to ensure high levels of engineering control and generation of appropriate records. * Communicate with commercial staff to ensure all records for measurement and payment purposes are prepared promptly and in appropriate form. * Liaise with the Agent to allocate labour, plant, materials and temporary work design schemes * Advise Agent of any potential commercial or contractual liabilities * To manage the ordering process and supplier relationships to ensure timely delivery of required materials * To manage subcontractors to ensure delivery of the required service and to comply with company policies * To promote company values in all dealing with other employees, clients, subcontractors and other external contacts. * To ensure daily activity briefings are prepared and delivered, and to complete a diary on a regular basis with relevant information Key skills and experience * Successful experience at section engineering level (on site) including civil and services * Demonstrated application of growing commercial and contractual knowledge * Experience of working in a cost-conscious environment * Good people management experience * Experience in managing subcontractors * CSCS card * Flexibility Desirable skills * Airport experience/ critical areas experience * Experience of working in an international organization * Experience in stakeholder’s management * Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers or equivalent Ferrovial embraces diversity and inclusion and we see the value in providing equal opportunities to all employees. We are committed to building an inclusive team from a variety of different backgrounds, perspectives and skills so we encourage candidates from underrepresented groups to apply. Please note that this job description does not represent a comprehensive list of activities and employees may be requested to undertake other reasonable duties