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Tunnelling Agent

Job Field:
Engineering and Mineral Processing Jobs
Civil Engineer Jobs, Tunnelling Engineer Jobs
United Kingdom
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Salary Description:
Competitive salary and benefits offered to the right person
Hunter Personnel
Job Ref:

The role of the Tunnelling Agent, with particular experience in the tunnelling discipline, will involve being responsible for the management of the construction site in order to achieve required project delivery to the customers’ objectives, whilst maintaining standards of health and safety, quality, environmental impact and cost control.

The successful candidate will deliver multiple on-going projects, to the specified quality, the required programme and to the maximum commercial performance. This will involve working closely with the Estimating Department, Engineers and Surveyors to ensure that projects are completed in a safe manner while customer requirements and expectations are always maintained or exceeded.

The ideal candidate will have substantial previous experience in Civil Engineering, deep excavations, tunnel construction as well as the relevant site cards.

The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria:

- Considerable experience in Civil Engineering
- Previous experience in deep excavations and segmental tunnel construction
- Working knowledge of contract conditions, CDM regulations, Design Management, Programme and Risk Management and cost control including forecasting, actual cost and value reporting 
- Good knowledge of specifications and testing regime relevant to general civil engineering 
- Degree/HNC in Civil Engineering, or equivalent
- CSCS card
- IOSH Managing Safely or SMSTS
- Confined Space trained
- Excellent communication, people and team management skills
- Ability to challenge designs and resolve problems to conclusion
- Ability to demonstrate the right behaviours and lead the team to ensure the culture is in line with Company values
- Ability to demonstrate the right behaviours and motivate and lead the team in line with the Company culture, ensuring high standards of compliance 


CEng MICE, or equivalent Temporary Works Co-ordinator

The company is offering a competitive salary along with a Company car/Car allowance, Company pension contribution, Life Assurance and Medical Cover.

Please quote Reference Number PNJM5351 when applying for this position.

When applying for this position, you will be sent to Hunter Personnel's website.  Simply click the 'Apply For This Job' button when you arrive - you will also be able to attach your CV/Resume.  Thank you.

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