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Temporary Works Co-Ordinator

Temporary Works Co-Ordinator

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Agency / Contract

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood require the services of a Temporary Works Co-ordinator to assist in ensuring that the Temporary Works Procedure is implemented across a Substation Projects in Kent as part of the UKPN ED1SON Alliance.


The Temporary Works Coordinator will support the Senior Project Manager in the safe delivery of Temporary Works for the projects.


  • Undertaking the Role of Temporary Works coordinator as required by BS 5795
  • Implementing company Temporary Works Procedure
  • Advising and supporting project planning and delivery to ensure all work activities carried out conform to Temporary Works Procedure
  • Ensure that arrangements are in place to ensure the overall co-ordination of all temporary works on the project
  • Ensure that the temporary works schedule is regularly reviewed and updated as required
  • Delivery of Temporary Works Briefings and assist with Training requirements
  • Improvement of Internal Temporary Works Processes
  • Attend meetings, workshops and training courses etc as required
  • Assist with tender information when required
  • Liaison with Temporary Works Installers and Designers
  • Engineering knowledge and understanding – ability to apply technical and practical skills (read, understand and implement the requirements of drawings and specifications)Experience appropriate to the complexity of the project
  • Management and leadership – ability to plan and manage, particularly people and resources
  • Independent judgement – ability to identify limits of personal, and team’s knowledge and skills
  • Health, safety and welfare – a sound knowledge of legislation, hazards and safe systems of work, ability to manage health, safety and welfare within own area of responsibility
  • Interpersonal skills and communication – ability to communicate well with others at all levels, ability to discuss ideas and plans competently and with confidence.

Skills / Qualifications

Deomonstrable experience of working in a similar role along with:


  • HND /BSc of equivalent in civil/structural engineering (other engineering disciplines could be considered)
  • Temporary Wpork Co-ordinator
  • SSSTS or SMSTA (desirable)
  • Good Maths & English
  • ICT capable
  • Full UK Driving License

*Proof of Right to Work in the EU **


Company Overview

Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.


Employing around 35,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2016 revenues of £5.4 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.



Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.


Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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