Assistant Project Manager (Coal Tips)

Full Time Permanent

Employer Confidential

Do you have the ambition to develop as an industry leading civil / geotechnical engineer? We have an excellent opportunity for an aspiring engineer to work across a portfolio of mining related tip management projects.

You will undertake training and knowledge transfer to become an expert in spoil tip management. Based in the South Wales region you'll support our Regional Project Managers in delivering a range of challenging and stimulating projects relating to disused tip management and public safety related issues

You'll be:

carrying out a key role in the inspection and management of colliery tip sites and undertaking property site inspections
lone working in challenging outdoor settings, working in all weather conditions and may involve nights away from home and working out of normal hours

compiling reports and specifying remedial and maintenance works
supervising contractors and consultants and liaising with statutory bodies and stakeholders to progress our project portfolio
supporting Regional Project Managers in delivering projects throughout the South Wales region whilst maintaining the flexibility to work across the UK coalfield
developing your knowledge and skills through work based training and development to become an expert in your field

About you:

A minimum HND / HNC in Civil Engineering, a full degree qualification is highly desirable
A full UK driving license
good knowledge of geotechnical engineering principles
good knowledge of ground investigation works
working knowledge of slope stability issues and calculations
a working knowledge of the management of disused tips and contaminated land
knowledge of AutoCad or similar software
experience of working with Health, Safety and Environmental issues
contractor and stakeholder management skills
a commitment to continued professional development and learning