Assistant Engineer

Division
Redrow Homes Yorkshire
Department
Technical
Number of positions for this role
1
Location
Wakefield
Summary

Summary

This will encompass site evaluation, architectural and engineering design, the investigations of any technical problems encountered and provision of economical and viable solutions.  This may involve liaison with, appointment of and co-ordination of external professionals.

Key Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities

Advise Land Dept on Technical viability of new sites
Assist in the production of layouts and technical report for Land Appraisals; and required working drawings
Prepare outline engineering schematics for Land Appraisals
Brief and commission site investigations, topographical survey and other assessment reports on land acquired
Brief engineering consultants on scope of design
Initial negotiations/enquiries with statutory bodies on environmental, drainage, highways and other engineering issues when apprising land
Manage initial technical submissions for approval by statutory authorities (e.g. S104, S38, S278)
Issue engineering information to Commercial, Construction and Sales departments
Fee negotiation and appointment of consultants
Obtain planning permissions and other statutory approvals e.g. S104 and S38 Agreements
Prepare Sales and Legal information e.g. Conveyance plans and M colours
Answer Technical queries
POS, S38, S104 adoptions
In house Planning supervisors role
Liaise with Redrow Commercial on Special Projects
Comply with responsibilities as laid down in the Group’s Health, Safety and Environment Policy.
At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions.
Contribute to improving the business, protecting and enhancing the reputation of the company, by putting forward new ideas and, when requested to do so, implementing change.