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Mechanical Design - Discipline Lead

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Mechanical Design - Discipline Lead

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £425 - 475 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Bevan

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 050

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Duration:

    18 Months

  • Expiry date:


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Role: Mechanical Design Lead
Location: London
Rate:£425  -£475 p/d (Inside IR35)
Duration: 18 Months+
Sector: Water/Wastewater

Are you an electrical engineer with experience managing multi-million pound portfolios?

Are you familiar with concepts and standards working with a UK Water Authority or its partners?

Carrington West is working with a leading D&B Contractor who are at a critical stage of design and delivery for Thames water, ensuring they deliver their AMP7 work by the end of the cycle in 2025 and have an existing position as a Discipline Lead.

You will be responsible for the  leadership of the Mechanical discipline in the Thames Water region for our client, Ensuring that the technical discipline is the right size and shape and has the correct competencies and capacity in region. You will also ensure that the standard design practices are applied in region and contribute to the development of the discipline.

You will report directly to the Regional Engineering Lead/ Technical Discipline Lead and the responsibilities will include the below across Engineering & Operations:
·Duty of care in discipline in region.
·Training & Development Planning in discipline in region.
· Staffing levels and personnel management in discipline in region.
·Long term staffing/succession plans in discipline in region
·Staff performance reviews/PDRs in discipline in region.
·Application of strategic design philosophy in discipline in region. 
·Competency management in discipline in region.
·Technical quality in discipline in region.
·Task time requirements (estimates) in discipline in region.
·Application of task delivery methods and toolsets in discipline in region
· Allocation of best-fit, competent staff to projects in region. 
·The use of common, secure, information management systems in discipline in region.
·Contributing to definition and implementing technical strategy in discipline.
· Contributing to discipline productivity.
·Tactical technical risk in discipline in region.
·Client relationships and service management in discipline in region.
If this role is of interest, to discuss further please apply or reach out to Sam at Carrington West on 02393 876 050.