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Civil Engineer

Summary Information for vacancy - reference 0010-5

Department

Forestry Commission

Salary

£30381 - £34997 Per Annum

Location

PA31 8RS, Argyll & Bute, Scotland

Closing Date

11 July 2011

Interviews start

Not specified

Grade

HEO

Seniority

Not specified

Pay frequency

Monthly

Appointment Terms

Permanent

Working Arrangement

Full time

Travel required

No

No of vacancies

1

Field of work

Engineering

Brief Description

To manage the delivery of the forest civil engineering roading programme for the Argyll & Lochaber Operations area on time and to agreed budgets.

Vacancy description

Managing People

Manage Argyll Area civil engineering staff and encourage training & self-development of staff

Technical & Professional Services

Provide technical & construction advice & cost estimates for proposed civil engineering projects

Carry out Quarry Manager duties for all quarrying operations in area; carry out Designer, CDM-C & Principal Contractor duties as required on civil engineering projects

Managing Programme and Budget

Manage the delivery of the Argyll Operations Area roads programme, on-time & to budget

Monitor cash flow & provide progress reports

Prepare & manage civil engineering contracts & procure in line with Forestry Commission policy

Contribute to Business Plans for area

Controlling Resources

Control cash, contractor and staff resources

Check designs are appropriate and “fit for purpose”

Training & Development

Carry out 5 days CPD per year

Qualifications

Professional & Technical Expertise

Essential

Minimum HND in Civil Engineering or other relevant discipline

Corporate membership (CEng or IEng) of The Institution of Civil Engineers or other relevant professional engineering body or nearing the same

Desirable

Degree in Civil Engineering

QCF/NVQ Level 4 in SH&E management in extractive & mineral processing industries

Experience

Experience

Essential

Comprehensive and relevant civil engineering experience with particular reference to successful project delivery in the rural forest environment.

Further information

CRB check required - No

Regulated by OCSC - Yes

Reserved for existing civil servants - No

Reserved for UK nationals - No

How to apply

Please apply online via http://www2.i-grasp.com/fe/tpl_forestry03.asp?newms=jj&id=65990&

If you have any questions please contact Kirsty Winter at kirsty.winter@forestry.gsi.gov.uk


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