About the role
We are currently looking to recruit a Certification Engineer to join the Balfour Beatty Vinc team in Birmingham, working on the HS2 project.
The role will be responsible for technical assurance from detailed design through to handover (completion of the works), to ensure that BBV can demonstrate compliance to all HS2 works information, standards and contract technical requirements. This includes ensuring that the wider team understand the relevant requirements and provide the appropriate Validation and Verification evidence to demonstrate that the requirements have been met.
What you'll be doing
Implementing technical assurance management procedures
Facilitating configuration workshops/reviews as necessary
Managing the production of handover packages, ensuring quality of data captured
Ensure all HS2 technical and contractual requirements are included in the BBV plans and procedures, and communication of these to the team
Monitor change and updates to the requirements and ensure appropriately communicated and actioned
Support management for delivery of the Technical Assurance and Handover from completion of detailed design through to handover packages (As-built and Quality Record Packages) at each phase of works completion, ensuring full records traceability and availability to the satisfaction of the Client
Establish monitoring and measuring to ensure compliance evidence is collected progressively and that certification is available at the planned time
Work in accordance with the BBV IMS. · Prepare, implement, and maintain the Technical Assurance Plan (TAP), which governs how BBV plans, manages and discharges its assurance obligations
Reviewing and developing systems and processes for the management and control of site information, data, design and construction related documentation and records
Establishing an approach to managing subcontractors and other supplier’s assurance and providing guidance and training to construction team deliver this approach
Monitor, support, audit and improve the application of the technical assurance and handover management processes
Establish and report against quality performance KPIs
Analysing their results and reporting causes of failure to project management
Provide regular reports to the senior management team on progress and quality of construction and handover deliverables
Who we're looking for
At least 5 years of experience in the management of QMS on major projects in the construction industry, UK experience a plus
Experience of Technical Assurance (compliance requirements), Handover (Quality Record Packages) and Certification
Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma
ISO 9001 Audit Experience Key Skills and Knowledge
Highly organised with good communication and coordination skills
Initiative, Productive and Efficient
Excellent in spoken and written English (technical writing, etc.)
People management skills, effective delegation, mentoring and coaching and developing others
Ability to anticipate potential quality risks and implement or process preventive measures to limit these risks
Ability to strike a balance between high quality standards and practicality of site implementation
Good information management skills, able to quickly and efficiently seek out the relevant and pertinent points from large volumes of project information
Experienced in the use of project information tools and management systems including MS Office and web-based collaboration technologies for project information and process management, such as IBM Doors
Safety Committed (CSCS card, SMSTS or similar)
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 HS2’s 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.
Job Reference: BBV00339