About the role
Assist the Design Manager in carrying out the Design Managers Accountabilities
What you'll be doing
Deliver a fully integrated and coordinated design ready for construction to meet project requirements.
Support the designs take full account of the construction methodology, sequence and temporary works, under the direction of the Principal Contractors Temporary Works Coordinator and supported by the Temporary Works Design Lead.
Work in accordance with the BBV Design Management Plan and the Basis of Design documents.
Ensure Technical Queries are raised in a timely manner and seek early resolution to avoid impact on the design programme.
Maintain an up to date design assumption log and close out prior to final technical assurance stages.
Maintain an up to date design risk register and close out prior to final technical assurance stages.
Ensure Departures are raised and accepted where strictly necessary for area of responsibility.
Prepare Design Interface Control Documents in coordination with the Design & Engineering Interface Control Leads (where appointed for key stakeholders).
Prepare designs in accordance with the agreed design programme and with an agreed resource to meet budget constraints.
Timely communication of risks and changes to the Design Project Manager and undertake risk mitigation actions, as agreed at Risk Reduction meetings).
Who we're looking for
The following qualities / experience are highly desirable :
Qualified Civil Engineer or similar equivalent, with multi-disciplinary breadth
Understanding of the construction environment for safe and buildable designs
Highly organised with good management and coordination skills
BBV behaviours, respecting equality and diversity
Leading teams, people management skills, effective delegation, mentoring & coaching and developing others
Working knowledge of CDM 2015 Regulations and, in particular, Designer and Principal Designer duties
Why work for us
Balfour Beatty VINCI is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging railway project in Europe : HS2.
We are building the West Midlands section of HS2s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire.
We will be employing thousands of people in the area to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 through the West Midlands area and are looking for a wide range of experts to join the team and support this unique, ground breaking project.
We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.
You could help us build that civil infrastructure :
42 viaducts totaling over 11km, 66 over-bridges;
More than 35 cuttings reaching over 30km;
56 culverts and other under-bridges;
66 embankments reaching over 33km;
Building four motorway crossings requiring box structures and six interfaces with the existing rail requiring both dive-under and over-bridge structures.
Balfour Beatty Vinci is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure.
Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures creating unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.
In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs.
Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered a number of key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme.
Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure. Our partnership - between two of the world's largest construction companies - creates unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.