Reference : 567432

Senior Civil Engineer

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 04/22/2019

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – The key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Senior Civil Engineer opportunity.


How you will utilise your expertise?


This role is working with BPB Ltd (Gyproc) Engineering (GMT)where you will lead and develop the safe implementation of capital projects for process plant including process design development, procurement, installation and commissioning.


In the role as a Senior Civil Engineer you will;


  • Travel around the world on a variety of projects

  • Lead development of processes to deliver best performance at lowest cost giving due regard to safety, operability, maintainability and legal compliance

  • Lead continuous improvement of process plant design

  • Scope and develop initial designs and layouts for capital projects, and then expand them into detailed plans and drawings.

  • Supplier relationship management


What kind of person are we looking for?


First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?


In order to be successful in this role, you must have;


  • Be fully flexible when it comes to travel

  • Structural project experience

  • Site experience (Operations and/or Multiple Project start-ups) sufficient to demonstrate expertise and leadership.

  • Proven track record working in a Highly automated, high speed (24/7) process or mechanical handling industry

  • Ability to influence key senior stakeholders in the business

  • Ability to lead innovation and industrialise R&D developments.

  • Time spent in a plant engineering or maintenance role in a continuous process industry

  • Degree in Mechanical, Chemical or Civil Engineering


Who are Saint-Gobain?


Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.


You are applying to work with BPB Ltd (Gyproc) Engineering (GMT this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.


Our Ambition as a business?


At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.


Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

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