Balfour Beatty

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Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty London, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for aSenior Design Engineerto join our Rail team to work in Canary Wharf, Redhill or Derby. Balfour Beatty is one of the UKs leading rail infrastructure suppliers. From feasibility studies, planning and design through to implementation and asset management, we provide multi-disciplinary rail infrastructure services across the lifecycle of rail assets. Our expertise covers electrification, track, power, signalling, civils, specialist rail plant, railway systems and technologies.Role Purpose: Undertake the design of complex structural renewal and maintenance projects from inception to design completion, including undertaking structures assessments, managing the delivery of site investigations / surveying and planning, and checking the work of others;Prepare and review technical reports and draft specifications for remedial and improvement works;Prepare calculations, drawings, technical specifications, and technical reports to...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Southampton, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Highway Design Engineer to join out Living Places business unit to work in Southampton. The role will involve developing and designing a range of schemes in Southampton from feasibility right through to construction.This includes delivering Southamptons Active Travel Fund programme of schemes that aim to have a transformative impact on peoples journeys by bus, walking and cycling.What you'll be doingAs a Highway Designer Engineer, you will have the following accountabilities:Leadership and Management Be responsible for the technical delivery of design works for allocated projectsManage other team members working on allocated projects.Manage third party inputs into allocated projects. Communications & Liaison Work with the Design Manager in the planning and delivery of design work.Liaise with internal BBLP teams (including Project Management, Delivery, Asset Management, Communications) in developing designs and...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Lewes, UK
About the roleAre you looking to start your career after your studies? Our Early Careers programme gives you the opportunity to challenge yourself and be part of the solution to make the world work better.The Early Careers programme we offer has been carefully developed by the business so that you will become the best professional you can be. We want to bring out the best of your abilities whilst giving you a deep insight into the world of Infrastructure Engineering so then you can be the catalyst for change.You'll learn. You'll gain skills. You'll explore our business and our sectors having real control over where you go and what you experience next. And you'll do it all as part of a busy community of Apprentices, Year in Industry students and Graduates.What you'll be doingSuccessful projects start with good designs, and our Balfour Beatty Living Places Design team comes up with some of the best in our industry. Every day, they draw up the specs, reports and construction methods...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Glasgow, UK
About the roleOur team shape projects that connect communities and impact daily life for millions. Join our Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick team as aSenior Mechanical Design Engineerand build new futures. The role can be based from any of our regional offices with travel required to the Maxim Park office in Motherwell.Role Purpose: Taking a lead on modularisationProviding solutions and strategies, also producing detailed designs with input from other engineering discipline leads,Ensuring that modularisation solution for a project meets spatial and logistics requirement, and advising on installation methodology. Due to the nature of our projects, all candidates must hold full working rights for the UK, and also be eligible for Security Clearance.What you'll be doingKey Accountabilities: Ensure Inspection and signoff of manufactured modules to ensure modules are built to high standards with all testing and procedures followedUtilise BIM, where appropriate, and the supporting digital tool...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty North East, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty is currently recruiting a Substation Protection & Control Design Engineer to work within Substation Design. This role can be based within any of our Power, Transmission and Distribution offices in: Derby, Glasgow Leeds, Newcastle or Kintore. We are open to both full time and part time candidates (including job share), and offer a flexible working policy.The main function of the role is to engineer the control, protection and any other secondary designs for electrical substation projects up to a voltage of 400kV. The employee would need to become capable of delivering the role specifics related to the Substation Protection & Control Design Engineering function. What you'll be doingGeneral Responsibilities: Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with standard Company Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental Procedures and Business Process ManualTake personal ownership of technical development of your skills and duties to ensure...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty London, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty have an exciting opportunity for a Temporary Works Design Engineer to join our Rail team based in Derby or Birmingham, forming part of a multidisciplinary Design & Engineering organisation that encompasses Civil, P-Way & OLE Design.The role offers scope for an enthusiastic temporary works engineer to develop both technically and professionally in the rail environment with a Tier 1 contractor.We are open to both full time and part time candidates and offer a flexible working policy What you'll be doing Undertake and deliver the design of structural and geotechnical temporary works projects in the rail environment from inception to design completion, including: Working platformsShoring solutionsSlope stabilityTemporary structural stability (e.g. bridges & buildings)Temporary Road Rail Access Points (RRAPs)Development of construction sequencing Manage the delivery of temporary works solutions through coordination with both internal and external...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Glasgow, UK
About the roleOwn your career, and you can build something to be proud of at Balfour Beatty. By joining our Rail team as a Design Engineer, you'll work with true experts wholl share their knowledge and provide support, encouragement and invaluable feedback so you never stop learning. Bring us your capability, and well help you take it much, much further.What you'll be doingAs a Design Engineer, you will have the following accountabilities:Development and implementation of Power Systems Traction design proposals ensuring they meet client requirements including budget constraints, presenting proposals for approval to the client. The design should deliver:Quality within affordable parametersEase of maintenance, energy efficient with minimum environmental impactInnovation to meet client goals and positive impact on the local communityResponsible for the design and delivery of design and assurance on one or more project(s), ensuring compliance with latest standards, project technical...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Glasgow, UK
About the roleBuilding our Talent: We are actively looking for a skilled Senior Design Engineer (Vent/HVAC) who is looking to further develop their career for the long term. As the successful Senior Design Engineer, you will be tasked with providing ventilation design solutions and ensuring that ventilation design deliverables and procurement of ventilation packages are created and delivered to meet project requirements.NB. Due to the nature of our projects, we require individuals to hold full work rights within the UK, coupled with being eligible for SC level Security Clearance.What you'll be doingKey Accountabilities: Take on the lead role in in HVAC Design, creating design deliverablesLead the ventilation & ductwork engineering disciplineCreate mechanical ventilation design deliverables for both low and high integrity ductwork systemsInput to process, heat exchanger, treatment plant and prime mover specifications and designReview and check vendor documentation for mechanical...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Motherwell, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty are recruiting for a Senior Cable Design Engineer to join the Power Transmission and Distribution team in Maxim Park (Motherwell, Scotland).You will perform and lead the design delivery for Cabling Projects up to 400kV, from tendering to project handover.We are open to both full time and part time candidates (including job share), and offer a flexible working policy.What you'll be doingDesign of cable systems ranging from 11kV to 400kV to suit the load capacity and network constraints.Identify and ensure design compliance with all relevant standards, legislation, Customer requirements and contract specifications throughout the project lifecycle.Review tender or contract documentation and establish the scope of works.Apply best practices and lessons learned on all tenders and designs.Design optimized cable routes in line with client/stakeholder specifications and ground conditionsCalculate cable conductor size and type and perform cable rating...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty North East, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty are recruiting for a Principal Design Engineer HV plant to join our Power Transmission and Distribution Team in Newcastle.We are open to both full time and part time candidates (including job share), and offer a flexible working policy.The main function of the role is to lead the HV Primary Engineering design delivery for electrical substation projects up to a voltage of 400kV with the assistance of the Design Engineers.In addition, the Principal Plant Engineer would assist the Design Delivery Managers in the day to day running of the engineers and technicians teams. The role also includes leading the team in planning and procurement responsibilities as detailed below for delivery of substation projectsWhat you'll be doingGeneral Responsibilities: Delivery of engineering design to programme, quality and budgets, and lead safety and sustainability by Design into the engineering delivery.Functionally the authorised approver of designs (and associated...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty United Kingdom
About the roleBalfour Beatty is currently recruiting a Senior Civil Design Engineer (Substations) to join the Power T&D team. Role purpose:To work with project team, designers, and subcontractors through the design phase to deliver the safe and suitable scope of works in line with the project objectives. Take responsibility for the design delivery and design suitability for works across Power T&D construction projects with particular focus on Substations Civils delivery. Provide advice as to the constructability and sequencing of civil design and temporary works designs for Power T&D business. Engage in bid development, tendering and innovation projects alongside the Design Lead and Design Delivery Manager. We are open to both full time and part time candidates (including job share), and offer a flexible working policy.What you'll be doing Key Accountabilities: To undertake the design and co-ordination of civil designs required on substation projects, from the initial...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty London, UK
Become part of the Next Generation at Balfour BeattyGet more out of your summer with Balfour Beatty. Take on one of our paid placements, and you'll have the chance to make a real impact on our business. You'll open doors to future opportunities here too, while really developing your knowledge and understanding of our industry. Joining us from between eight and twelve weeks over the summer, you'll take on real and important work.As well as bags of priceless, hands-on experience, you'll receive a competitive salary and a number of useful benefits. You could also take a big step towards a place on our Graduate Scheme. Our Civil Design Engineering undergraduate roles will be office-based depending on project requirements. Our aim is to provide you with an insight into our business, whilst gaining valuable experience of civil design to support your studies.What you'll be doingOur engineers find physical answers to some of the biggest challenges in our industry. Join them, and you'll...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Westhill, UK
About the roleAre you looking to start your career after your studies? Our Early Careers programme gives you the opportunity to challenge yourself and be part of the solution to make the world work better. The Early Careers programme we offer has been carefully developed by the business so that you will become the best professional you can be. We want to bring out the best of your abilities whilst giving you a deep insight into the world of Infrastructure Engineering so then you can be the catalyst for change. You'll learn. You'll gain skills. You'll explore our business and our sectors having real control over where you go and what you experience next. And you'll do it all as part of a busy community of Apprentices, Year in Industry students and Graduates. Our application window for Apprentices is open now until midnight on 19th April 2024.What you'll be doingYour responsibilities as an Apprentice Electrical Design Engineer will include: Working withhigh and low voltage...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Motherwell, UK
About the roleOur projects are more than just your opportunity to make your mark; theyre an opportunity to stretch, test and develop your expertise. Join our Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick team as an Electrical Principal Design Engineer and you'll be part of our legacy. The role can be based from any of our regional offices with travel required to the Maxim Park office in Motherwell.Role Purpose To provide Electrical system design solutions within time and cost to meet project requirementsTo technically support projects to completionTo lead the electrical (High Voltage and Low Voltage) capability of the engineering teamWhat you'll be doingAs an Electrical Principal Design Engineer, your main responsibilities are as follows: Lead the electrical discipline.Design electrical distribution systems (LV & HV) to construction detail.Create and verify engineering documents (Reports, Plans, Specifications)Perform Electrical Calculations (Amtech and either SKM, PSS, ERACS or ETAP) including...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Scotland, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty is currently recruiting a Cable Design Engineer to join the Power T&D team in Scotland.The position involves carrying out the design of high voltage and extra high voltage power cable systems with detailed design information, initially to allow cost estimating of proposed systems and following receipt of an order to carry out the contract engineering.We are open to both full time and part time candidates (including job share), and offer a flexible working policy.What you'll be doingKey Accountabilities:The position involves the responsibility, along with other members of the design team, for all aspects of cable system design including electrical, mechanical and installation engineering design.Under the instruction of the Senior Projects Design Engineer the carrying out the overall system design for all BB Power T&D Core work enquiries and projects, in accordance with Balfour Beatty Design Procedure PN/EP/201, National Grid and DNO procedures...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty London, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty has an exciting new opportunity for a Geotechnical and OHL Engineer to join the Design and Engineering team in Power T&DRole Purpose: work with project team, designers and subcontractors through the design phase to deliver the safe and suitable scope of works in line with the project objectives. Take responsibility for the design delivery and design suitability for works across Power T&D construction projects with particular focus on Overhead Line (OHL) foundations and geotechnical delivery. Provide advice as to the constructability and sequencing of civil design and temporary works designs for Power T&D business. Provide geotechnical support across the range of PT&D workstreams.What you'll be doingUndertake geotechnical desktop assessments, foundation capacity checks and geotechnical risk assessments including the interpretation of ground investigation information.Specify ground investigation and testing, piling works and other...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty London, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty are currently recruiting a Principal Primary HV Plant Design Engineer to join their Power T&D division.Role Purpose:The main function of the role is to lead the HV Primary Engineering design delivery for electrical substation projects on the transmission network up to voltages of 400kV with the assistance of the Design Engineers and Designers.Preferably the candidate will have previous experience of undertaking TP137 Contractors Design Approval Engineers (CDAE) for National Grid projects or be in a position where they could be put forward for authorisation.In addition, the Principal Plant Engineer would assist the Design Delivery Managers in the day to day running of the engineers and technicians teams.The role also includes leading the team in planning and procurement responsibilities as detailed below for delivery of substation projects.Our team is flexible and the role can be based in various locations across the UK.Key accountabilities: Lead the...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty North East, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty are recruiting for a Design Engineer (HV Plant) to work for our Power Transmission and Distribution Business based in Newcastle.We are open to both full time and part time candidates (including job share), and offer a flexible working policy.You will be working on HV plant designs for electrical substation projects up to a voltage of 400kV.What you'll be doingDesign Responsibilities: Identify all relevant standards and Customer requirements, ensuring compliance with relevant National / International Standards and legislation, and contract specificationDesign work to be undertaken with due regard to Health, Safety & Environmental Procedures and production of Designer Risk Assessments, as necessary, to fulfil the Companys obligations in compliance with current CDM regulations.Initiate the preparation of all required drawings and approve all drawings to be submitted for customer / sub-contractor interfaceIn conjunction with other Balfour Beatty...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty London, UK
About the roleWe have an exciting opportunity for a Design Engineer (Civil) to join Balfour Beattys internal Rail Design Consultant, forming part of a multidisciplinary Design & Engineering organisation that encompasses Civil, P-Way & OLE Design. The role offers scope for an enthusiastic engineer to develop both technically and professionally in the rail environment with a Tier 1 contractor.Our work is broad and varied; from feasibility to detailed structural/geotechnical design for lineside equipment, bridges, and buildings to AFC stage. Strong ties with Balfour Beattys construction operations sets us apart from other consultancies; constructability is at the forefront of our engineering design, and we are proud to collaborate in the development of constructable solutions and see them built.What you'll be doingAs a Civil Design Engineer, you will have the following accountabilities: Undertake and deliver the design of structural and geotechnical permanent and temporary...
Feb 28, 2024
Balfour Beatty Dartford, UK
About the roleBalfour Beatty are recruiting for a Senior Cable Design Engineer to join the Power Transmission and Distribution team in Dartford. You will perform and lead the design delivery for Cabling Projects up to 400kV, from tendering to project handover.What you'll be doingAct as the Cabling Lead Designer as appointed by the Design Delivery Manager. Responsible for delivery of the tender deliverables and projects Cabling scope of works and coordination of the relevant resources.Identify and ensure design compliance with all relevant standards, legislation, Customer requirements and contract specifications throughout the project lifecycle.Review tender or contract documentation and establish the scope of works.Apply best practices and lessons learned on all tenders and designs. Design optimized cable routes in line with client/stakeholder specifications and ground conditions Work to carry out TR, density; void ratio etc. testing on sand, sand/ gravel and CBS samples for...