We are currently working on behalf of an award winning, multi-disciplined civil engineering and utilities specialist. They are on the hunt for a Utilities Designer / Coordinator to coordinate of utility designs (gas, water, electric, foul, telecommunications). Also, to work in conjunction with estimating and operations to facilitate utility designs for residential and commercial developments.
*Take residential & commercial development plans and create high level utility designs
*Issue and coordinate design development with external designers
*Request point of connection and supply quotations from Statutory Undertakers (Cadent, UKPN, Thames Water)
*Provide technical advice and support to the operations and estimating teams for utility designs
*Liaise with Asset Adoption Companies to ensure that the highest or most suitable asset value is agreed
*Hold Construction Hand-over meetings with approved drawings providing the Delivery Teams enough information to execute the work safely & efficiently
*Ensure that all projects have an approved and suitable utility design
Minimum Qualifications / Experience
*A minimum 2 years' experience in utilities design coordination (i.e. knowledge of electric, gas and water design requirements
*Experience / involvement in tenders & have some prior involvement with clients
*Experience in managing or working with designer organisations
*Understanding in the construction of utilities (gas, water, electric)
Essential / Desirable Skills
*A proactive, professional and flexible approach to work, conscientious, takes personal responsibility for own work and is accountable for its delivery and quality
*High analytical and problem-solving skills
*Constantly manage the client's expectations
*Strong organisational skills
*Excellent attention to detail and prioritisation skills
*Effective and confident communicator, maintains confidentiality and demonstrates high presentation skills
*Able to build and maintain professional relationships with colleagues
If this role is of interest, then please contact Connor Ballard at Fawkes & Reece.
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