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Digital Engineer

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Job Type
9 Jun 2022
Our innovative thinking shapes our industry, equipping the world for tomorrow's challenges. Join our Major Projects team as a Digital Engineer supporting the health & Safety function and you can contribute to tangible, worthwhile work you can be proud of.

The Digital Engineer will be responsible for data collection, reporting and analysis resource for all Major Projects contracts and HSES functions. The role can be based from one of our offices throughout the UK.

Role Purpose:

* To support Balfour Beatty Major Projects in delivering data and reporting requirements

* To support the HSES Director and his direct reports in achieving the Zero Harm and Building New Futures strategies.

As a Digital Engineer you will:

* Provide data collection, reporting and analysis resource for all Major Projects contracts and HSES Enabling functions;

* Update and maintain the Balfour Beatty Incident database;

* Administer tracking of investigations, SIERs and associated actions;

* Provide support to all project HSES teams to enable them to support their project teams to deliver Zero Harm, in a coherent and co-ordinated manner;

* Produce and provide safety performance data, including close out of inspection and accident investigation reports, and provide management reports on a routine basis;

* In conjunction with project teams, produce HSES reports as required by clients and HSES Enabling Function;

* Work with the wider BB HSES team to promote Zero Harm and continuous improvement of performance through special projects, local initiatives and HSES improvement plans;

* Any other tasks as determined by HSES Function and Technical Director.

Health Safety & Environmental:

* Ensure a relentless focus on Zero Harm for design and engineering;

* Support the delivery of Sustainability strategy Building better Futures;

* Maintain high standards of quality.

The following qualities/experience are preferred:

* Excellent data capture manipulation and reporting capabilities;

* Major Infrastructure / Construction industry experience;

* Must have prior experience providing support to operational and functional teams;

* Must have prior experience of delivering high quality, detailed data to tight time scales.

* Prior experience with data visualisation tool such as PowerBI, and computing language such as SQL, Python and/or R

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

From wind farms to railways, through tunnels and over bridges; our design and construction teams have been successfully delivering complex projects for over 100 years.

We have a proven record of delivering and managing tailor-made infrastructure and construction schemes for each of our customers. Our recent schemes have included the London 2012 Aquatics Centre, Heathrow Airport's Terminal 2B, Whitelee Windfarm and the White City Development Substation.

At Balfour Beatty we are committed to creating a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture where everyone can be themselves and reach their full potential, not only because this is the right thing to do, but because it makes us a better business. To ensure we deliver on this commitment, we have a UK Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan which sets out the wide range of targeted, proactive, measurable steps we are taking to make this a reality.

To help and support us with our desired commitment to create an inclusive culture we are members of WISE, enei, Business Disability Forum and Women into Construction. In 2020, we signed the Audeliss and Involve Open Letter to demonstrate our commitment to taking key long term and sustainable actions on Black Inclusion. Balfour Beatty is also a Gold Award holder in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

As a Disability Confident Employer, we are committed to working with people who have disabilities and long-term health conditions to remove barriers for them in obtaining employment. We are also committed to offering applicants with a disability an interview if they meet the minimum requirements for the role
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  • Job Reference: 619657358-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Balfour Beatty UK
    Balfour Beatty UK
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent