About The Role
EKFB is a joint venture that brings together international, market leading expertise from four leading civil engineering and construction companies: Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial Construction and BAM Nuttall. All four partners have specialist expertise in the design, construction, operation, financing and maintenance of railway networks, including the construction of one of Europe’s latest high speed rail projects.
We’re looking for an enthusiastic Earthworks Planner to manage our section of the Earthworks programme on our part of the HS2 Main Works Civils Contract. Our Stretch comprises of a ~30Km stretch with ~8M m3 of excavation and ~9m m3 of fill.
You will manage the mass haul planning through TiLOS and represent this in the monthly P6 clause 32 programme submissions and narrative. You will work and respond to our strategic earthworks contractor’s programme while working across 3 project teams. Teamwork and a thorough understanding of earthworks are essential for the competing demands.
You will need to have experience in a similar role and be able to travel to multiple sites. You will need to be self-motivated, communicate in a clear manner both verbally & written and be well organised.
You will also need –
- Extensive Experience in the delivery of large earthwork schemes
- Advanced level Primavera P6 skills
- Construction related qualification
- NEC3 experience
- Time chainage software experience desirable such as TiLOS
- Good level Excel skills (Desirable)
EKFB is proud to have been appointed by HS2 to deliver civil engineering works across an 80km section of the new high speed rail link between the Chiltern Tunnel and Long Itchington Wood. Our scope of the works includes 15 viaducts, 5km of green tunnels, 22km of road diversions, 67 overbridges and around 30 million cubic metres of excavation. EKFB is committed to improving lives, communities and the engineering and construction industry by providing sustained employment opportunities and being a good neighbour, protecting the environment and the places we work.
If you would like to be part of our collaborative, enthusiastic and forward-thinking culture, then please apply today.
In return, we’re offering a competitive salary & benefits.
EKFB brings together international, market leading technical expertise. We have an industry leading track record of delivering major infrastructure projects, including Crossrail, the Millau Viaduct, Mersey gateway and the Bretagne-Pays de la Loire High Speed Rail link.
We are committed to, and strongly believe in, inclusiveness and equality of opportunity. Everyone who works with EKFB has a contribution to make; this is why we welcome applications from different backgrounds, experiences and abilities. Our aim is to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels they are able to be themselves. Please contact us if there is any additional support you might require making an application.
Please note your CV may be shared with joint venture partners on this project.
It’s worth remembering that we’ll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you’re successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.
NB. BPSS security clearance will be required (to be undertaken as part of onboarding process)