Formwork Engineering Team Leader - Civils

IhON People Recruitment
England, North Central
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We are looking for an Engineering Team Leader to work on some of our most complex UK projects in the civil engineering industry including road, rail and water sectors. You will be responsible for planning the design resources, providing hands on engineering support and checking of schemes. You will be working directly with our Civil Engineering sales business developer and will have involvement with other design team leaders + specialist support teams at our HQ. The role will offer plenty of opportunities to engage with customers.


You are responsible for the end-to-end project planning (including material listing, offer drawings, shop drawings, coordinating projects) and client support agreement with the internal and external stakeholders. 
You coordinate the verification of projects by statics department or to others. 
You ensure team members and yourself coordinates with internal and external stakeholders according to technical rules.
You share your experience and expertise in the form of active speaker during trainings, meeting, information sharing, and you actively assist in innovation and optimization process.
You are to prepare and discuss with your team members on their targets and performance achieved while aligning the measures to company goals.
You understand team member’s technical challenges and provide guidance to team member on finding solutions.


A qualification in Civil, Mechanical or Construction engineering, preferably a degree. 
Several years formwork design experience, preferably in the civil engineering sector. 
Previous experience in a management role would be beneficial, but consideration will be given to experienced engineers with project management, checking and supervisory experience who are looking to make a step into a leadership role. 
Excellent skills in AutoCAD 2D and Microsoft Office.
Experience designing special steel parts and undertaking frame analysis would be beneficial.
An interest in BIM would also be advantageous. 
Past evidence of managing complex projects will be required. A good understanding of project management would be preferred.
Well-developed analytical skills and technical proficiency.
Ability to manage multiple projects while adhering to strict deadlines and budgets.
Ability to work individually and in a team environment on standard and major projects.

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