OLE Project Engineer

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OLE Project Engineer

My client is looking for an OLE Project Engineer to work closely with OLE Engineers on a large project based in Derby.

Job Description

OLE Project Engineer - Derby

The job holder will provide duties as an OLE Project Engineer.


Management of OLE construction staff through CM & Supervisor

Manage all aspects of OLE projects to ensure they are delivered safely, to programme, to the required standards and within budget

Meet and communicate with clients representatives (Project Managers, engineers, planners, quantity surveyors, designers) to ensure projects are delivered to meet their requirements from tender stage to final hand over

Ensure that up to date records of all aspects of individual projects are maintained and are available for audit purposes

Liaise with client’s quantity surveyors and provide information / records to assist in any commercial / contractual issues

Help PM& CM with organising the roster staff to meet the project requirements

Close and frequent communication with site supervision to relay information

Ensure that “for construction” project specific drawings and specifications are available

Requisition OLE materials in advance to meet project programme and report any shortages to materials manager

Ensure all checks have been carried out for all tools / plant for the equipment and available certificates are checked

Preparation of project specific risk assessments / WPP’S and TB’S

When you are the senior site representative on site ensure that all briefings have taken place to all your staff regarding the work to be carried out including the content of risk assessments / Tool box talks /
WPP briefings

Ensure that you and your staff receive a briefing SSOW / E-Permits regarding the railway safety protection in place i.e. possession details, isolation details etc.

Calculate dimensions for fabricated all OLE Equipment as required

Carry out regular site inspections to monitor progress and check quality of installation making sure ITP’S are correctly completed

When required work on site to manage / assist installation teams

Carry out site surveys of completed installations to measure / record as built information

Conduct regular site safety tours/inspections and compile reports. Ensure any NCRs raised are closed out

Assist them to carry out internal / external audits

Ensure that all environmental issues are adhered to within the Company’s Environmental Awareness and Education Module

Provide technical back up


Ideally possess a Commercial HNC/ONC minimum 18 month experience

Project management experience, ideally within the OLE railway industry

Valid PTS

Risk Assessment

Computer literacy including various software programmes

Willingness to travel and to learn and open minded for new technologies

The ability to work effectively as part of a team and support as required

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Full driving licence and vehicle

Excellent interpersonal skills

The ability to stay calm and meet deadlines

Ability to travel to different locations as and when required

Qualifications required: PTS card / ICI / OLEC 1,2,3,4

OLE project Engineer experience - Ideally a minimum of 18 months experience, Commercial HNC/ONC.

Experienced being responsible for all projects reporting in accordance with client requirements

Producing reports to include design and site progress, identification of critical resource elements, lost time delays and accident reporting

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Michelle Harris


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