M&E Clerk of Works

Posted a week ago by Resourcing Group

Location:
London
Salary/Rate:
£280 - £300/day
Posted:
A week ago
Agency:
Resourcing Group

My Client, a West London Local Authority is seeking a M&E Clerk of Works for a 6 month contract The successful candidate will need to demonstrate an ability in undertaking inspections of works in progress, ensure that they are meeting quality, cost and health & safety commitments as specified for the project. This role in particular is in respect of mechanical and electrical works and includes major maintenance, refurbishments, alterations, inspections and the like.

Candidates must have extensive experienced working as an M&E Clerk of works and able to start work asap.

The Role is as follows:

Review contract documentation including drawings, specifications and contract conditions.

Advise upon the practical implications of implementing the designs and draw attention to any areas for improvement.

Inspect construction works for compliance with contract documentation, contract instructions and good practice.

Identify any specialist testing that may be required and witness whilst in progress.

Inspect construction works for compliance with statutory regulations e.g. Building Regulations, CDM Regulations, Health and Safety at Work Act and Control of Asbestos Regulations.

Keep appropriate records of conditions and progress on site. Ensure that such records are comprehensive and well-structured so as to assist with the administration of the contract.

Provide a weekly written report to the Project Manager and other members of the project team as directed.

Liaise with residents and resident groups to address any areas of dissatisfaction for example by recording concerns about site cleanliness and advising the contractor of the remedial measures required.

Carry out inspections to record any defects which become apparent after the completion of works and pass those records to the appropriate person as identified within the contract.

Ensure that the highest standards of probity are maintained through compliance with Financial Standing Orders and that any discrepancies are reported to the Head of Asset Investment.

Review contract documentation including drawings, specifications and contract conditions.

Advise upon the practical implications of implementing the designs and draw attention to any areas for improvement.

Inspect construction works for compliance with contract documentation, contract instructions and good practice.

Identify any specialist testing that may be required and witness whilst in progress.

Inspect construction works for compliance with statutory regulations e.g. Building Regulations, CDM Regulations, Health and Safety at Work Act and Control of Asbestos Regulations.

Keep appropriate records of conditions and progress on site. Ensure that such records are comprehensive and well-structured so as to assist with the administration of the contract.

Provide a weekly written report to the Project Manager and other members of the project team as directed.

Liaise with residents and resident groups to address any areas of dissatisfaction for example by recording concerns about site cleanliness and advising the contractor of the remedial measures required.

Carry out inspections to record any defects which become apparent after the completion of works and pass those records to the appropriate person as identified within the contract.

  • Experience of inspecting construction work for compliance with contract documentation, regulations and good practice
  • Demonstrable knowledge of construction technology
  • Knowledge of the contractual terms contained within the standard forms of building contract as applicable to the role of Clerk Of Works
  • Understanding of the regulations governing health and safety in the context of the role
  • Understanding of equality and diversity issues as applicable to the execution of construction schemes in the social housing sector
  • Competence in the use of IT tools including Microsoft systems e.g Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Ability to interpret contract documentation including construction drawings and specifications
  • Ability to inspect construction works for compliance with contract documentation, regulations and good practice
  • Ability to provide written reports that are clear and concise
  • Excellent communication, negation and influencing skills

Resourcing Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Type:
Contract
Start Date:
ASAP
Contract Length:
6 Months
Job Reference:
M&E Clerk of Works_1593543404
Job ID:
212159390

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