Head of Materials Jobs in UK at STRABAG SE

Title: Head of Materials


Location: UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Construction

Salary: Salary 150000 GBP Yearly GBP 150000 YEAR

Location: Not Specified

High level management of materials engineers team, via the senior materials engineers, ensuring compliance with the SCSJV and associated standards.

Manage the high level running of a UKAS accredited materials testing laboratory, predominantly (but not exclusively) dealing with excavated material classification and concrete testing. Oversight that the laboratory is maintaining UKAS standards through liaison with the laboratory managers.

Gain a thorough understanding of the requirements of the (HS2) MCHW Series specification and the implications on materials acceptance and testing.

Provide early assistance and guidance for the construction and design team on the use of construction materials and their impact on the works.

Ensure that SCSJV systems, British Standards, HS2 and associated standards deliverables are being maintained throughout the materials team.

Manage the liaison with the quality team, construction team and designers on quality implications and issues arising from on site operations and actions.

Forward planning and management of overall budgetary controls and personnel requirements of the laboratory and materials team as the works progress.

Liaise with the commercial, construction and design team on materials and/or specification change implications within a target cost contract.

Recruitment, training and mentoring of the materials engineering and laboratory team.

Reporting to the Project Directors and senior construction team for efficient delivery of data and analysis of your teams results

Minimum HNC in Materials Engineering

Experience in Tunnelling and Earthworks,

Ability to show substantial leadership and management capabilities in dealing with a large team on a complex project.