Assistant Project Engineer

Ref: R17019

Location: Leicester

The Nicholls Colton Group is a thriving business providing specialist testing and consultancy services to the construction industry. Now celebrating over 50 years in business, we are busier than ever, and looking for additional staff throughout the Company.

We are looking for a self motivated Assistant Project Engineer to support our Project Engineering Team based in our Leicester Forest East office within the Structures and Pavements Department.

Experience and duties will include:-

  • Liaison with Senior Project Managers to arrange and programme suitable site labour, plant, specialist subcontract services and consumables
  • Ensuring that only specified test and sampling procedures are available on site and are used.
  • Ensuring that all test records are complete and checked
  • Assisting Project Manager or Project Engineer as and when required including preparation of project test orders and requisitions etc.
  • Management including set up and review of selected projects in accordance with the Operations Manual.
  • Review and coordination of clients’ changes / instructions
  • Early identification of potential claims/contractual disputes and provide sufficient documentary evidence to the Group Commercial Manager.
  • Attendance at pre/post site operational in house and client meetings

Assistant Project Engineer  Role Requirements

  • HNC/HND or equivalent in a construction related programme
  • Knowledge of project planning and management
  • Knowledge of general civil engineering/construction
  • Experience of working to quality systems is desirable
  • Effective communicator
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Driving license (advantageous)

Contracts Manager Benefits

  • £18,000-£20,000 depending on experience
  • 40 hours per week
  • 20 Days

If you think that you meet our requirements, and have the flexibility to adapt to challenges, we would be delighted to hear from you.  Kindly forward your CV with salary expectations to

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If you have any questions regarding the Assistant Project Engineer role please contact Stephanie Llewellyn on 0116 2536333

Nicholls Colton Group Ltd is an equal opportunities employer

All employees must be eligible to work in the UK/European Economic Area