Senior Section Engineer - Torness

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Torness, Dunbar
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Job Description

We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Section Engineer on our Torness site in Dundar, Scotland.

As Senior Section Engineer, you will lead a site team of labour/staff during maintenance, outage and projects activities and to co-ordinate sub contractors to execute site activities/ work scope in a safe manner, within programme, to the required quality standards and in a cost effective way. To drive performance and productivity maximising contract value

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Drive site performance and productivity.
  • Coach and mentor members of the team, assist Site Manager with staff appraisals as required.
  • Continuously reinforce Focus2Zero message for all site activities including error traps and Focus2Zero Error Prevention Tools.
  • Regular review of operations against programme
  • Manage Section Engineers and Supervision.
  • Resource management to programme requirements
  • Safety audit and monitoring
  • Adhere to company procedures for safety, quality, commercial etc.
  • Full engagement with Improvement Observation process.
  • Sharing of lessons learned and best practices via IQ process.
  • Full engagement with requirements of OMP Process.
  • Use of Cyclops system to review SQEP information of member of the site team as required.
  • Ensure that post job assessments are carried out for all personnel in line with event completion dates.
  • Satisfactory completion and maintenance of “Professional Development Record” (PDR)
  • To ensure that all site operations are carried out in a safe manner free of risk to all of the workforce and subcontractors.
  • To ensure that all site activities involving direct labour and subcontractors is managed and co-ordinated to achieve the required level of productivity.
  • To ensure all site activities are carried out to the required company and client quality procedures.
  • To ensure management of section engineers and subcontractor to fulfil the technical requirements for the works carried out under contract.
  • To ensure that any Employee or Industrial relation problems are managed and resolved within company procedure.
  • To ensure that all relevant information regarding site activities is fed to section engineers and subcontractors.
  • To ensure any corrective actions take place to fulfil contractual requirements and achieve appropriate financial returns.
  • To ensure all actions follow all company IT, commercial, planning systems.
Experience Required
  • Sufficient and appropriate experience as a Section Engineer.
  • Significant and appropriate experience in Mechanical & Process Industry Sector.
Qualifications Needed
  • Technical Apprenticeship and/or ONC (equivalent) in technical subject.
  • CCNSG Safety Passport Training or IOSH Managing Safely Certificate
  • Focu2Zero Human Performance Leader
  • Relevant HNC/Degree qualification
  • ECITB Project Management Course
Equality Diversity Inclusion

We value the unique differences that each of our colleagues bring to work every day and are committed to creating an environment where everyone feels respected, included and able to perform at their best. We are committed to creating a workplace that is diverse and inclusive. We value the diversity of our people and actively seek to have a workforce that represents the rich diversity of the communities we support. Currently we are underrepresented in some areas, and would particularly welcome applicants from Women, Black, Asian and Ethnic Minorities, LGBTQ+ and candidates who have a disability.

In promoting equal opportunities, we welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We select people according to their abilities and our needs. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet all of the essential criteria for the vacancy. In cases where we have a high volume of disabled candidates who meet all of the essential criteria, we will interview the best candidates from within that group. 

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Client Ref:
EH42 1QU