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Temporary Works Design Engineer

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: Car or Car Allowance per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted over 1 year ago

  • Sector: Civils
  • Contact: Jojo Owusu
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 09 April 2023
  • Job Ref: JOW1/BR234_1678440262

Linsco is currently working with a growing and well established Civil Main Contractor, who is currently recruiting for a Temporary Works Designer or Design Engineer within the West Midlands. Reporting to the Senior TW Engineer, you will be required to provider technical support to assist operational activities for projects across the region, with the scope of works to include support of excavations, falsework and formwork, access scaffolds, working platforms, shaft/tunnel installation, plant equipment, and lifting operations. Reinforced concrete shaft bases, roof slabs, steelwork fabrications, and pipework thrust restraints.

Other responsibilities will include but not limiting to;

  • Providing technical information/advice to site teams regarding temporary works.
  • Preparation and checking of detailed technical designs (including calculations, drawings, risk assessments and design certificates) for projects.
  • Assisting with both maintaining and developing processes, procedures, and standards for technical design.
  • Undertaking preliminary designs for pricing - obtaining independent checks and/or third-party technical approvals
  • Obtaining or providing pricing for estimating purposes
  • Proposing and/or developing value-engineered alternative solutions (during design and construction phases).
  • Ensuring design outputs meet CDM 2015 / health & safety compliance.

To be considered and successful for this opportunity, you will require, but not limiting to;

  • Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience in the detailed design of permanent and temporary works including the use of CAD, ideally within the Rail, Water and Power industry
  • Thorough knowledge of engineering management, construction processes and technical design.
  • Working knowledge of relevant industry specifications and extensive experience working on site and within the design team.
  • CSCS Card or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels and able to work within a team


If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV.

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