Assistant Civil Engineer

Closing date: 
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 22:59
FCC Environment
United Kingdom

FCC Environment, part of the FCC Group, have a requirement for an Assistant Civil Engineer to support our Regional Engineering Managers.   Overseeing construction projects at numerous sites, you should be performance driven with the ability to deliver added value and improve overall commercial performance.

This is a full time permanent, opportunity which can be based anywhere in the midlands but will involve travel to other FCC sites nationally and could involve nights away from home.

Assistant Civil Engineer Role

To manage the delivery of engineering works with responsibility for health and safety, the minimization of impact to the environment and delivering the engineering programme of works in an efficient and effective manner.   Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Project managing building and other construction activities
  • Understanding and implementing the company SHEQ policy
  • Promoting an HSEQ culture to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and statutory legislation
  • Co-ordinating the activities of engineering contractors
  • Keeping abreast of engineering developments and best practice in the civil engineering and waste management industries
  • Formulating capital expenditure proposals
  • Attending regional and site meetings
  • Working in conjunction with Estates and Technical functions to maximise efficiency and revenue generation for the Division(s)

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree educated in a technical discipline supported with a proven track record in an engineering role
  • Exposure to developing and implementing engineering strategies, commercial forecasting and acquisitions is preferred
  • Experience of project delivery, on time and to budget within a demanding commercial environment

Company Background

FCC Environment is a leading UK waste and resource management company, which is part of a global group with a strong heritage in providing services for communities and businesses. Our vision is to be the environmental company of choice, delivering change for a sustainable future.

FCC Environment's core business centers on collection, resource recovery and renewable energy providing services for local authorities and commercial customers.   To make our skills and expertise easily accessible to our customers, our business is grouped into five core services:

  • Municipal services - household waste collection, street cleansing, parks and gardens maintenance
  • Business waste solutions -waste collection and recycling services for small and large companies
  • Recycling - material recycling facilities, household waste recycling centres
  • Green energy -recovery of energy from waste

We operate over 200 facilities in England, Scotland and Wales and employ around 2,500 employees.   We recycle 1.2 million tonnes of waste each year.

If you wish to be considered for our Assistant Civil Engineer vacancy please click apply and submit your CV. You will receive an email shortly which you will need to read through.