The Construction Support Engineer (Geotechnical and Earthworks), CSS is responsible for discharging the duties for construction support under the ASC scope of services with EKFB for the HS2 MWCC sections C2 and C3. Estimated timeframe of the position is from mid-2021 likely through December 2026.
Liaison and coordinate with ASC and EKFB teams to varify design based on field trials and GI data colelcetd from site.
Update of interpreted ground model to reflect observations during construction. The level of detail and format of the updated ground model to be agreed with EKFB and HS2.
Coordinate/update of Geotechnical Risk Register to reflect observations during construction. Staging of updating to be agreed with EKFB.
Coordinate, review and interpretation of the site observations, records of as revealed ground conditions/pile records, testing, and monitoring data to project ground movements and demonstrate compliance with the relevant technical standard and design requirements.
Coordinate, review and interpretation of the site observations, records of as revealed ground conditions, testing and monitoring data to support implementation of the observation method (as defined by Ciria R185) where it is specified within the design.
Assisting in establishing a team to deliver the services which will consist of site-based designers representatives as well as office based support
Construction support consists of;
o Responding to TQs / RFIs / EWNs for structural and associated assets.
o Reviewing of geotech and earthwork related Temporary Works designs (only where it impacts permanent works) for integration with the permanent works design.
o Reviewing and acceptance of permanent works materials
o Reviewing of fabrication details for integration with the permanent works related to geotech and earthworks
o Producing As-built records of structures assets
o Contributing to Quarterly Reports to EKFB
o Liaising with head office designers for answering major technical queries.
Ensuring Health & Safety within the ASC organisation.
Monitoring and supporting the Site Support Team to ensure that EKFB are receiving the contracted-for services
Maintaining consistancy coordinating with other sections support engineers
Liaising with the CSS Manager the resource requirements to align with construction activities
Meeting time-frame and quality targets, meeting or exceeding client expectations.