Principal Officer - Estate and Marine

£35,258 to £38,553
26 Jul 2018
15 Aug 2018
Orange Recruitment
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal Officer - Estate and Marine
SCP 33 - 36 £35,258 to £38,553

Reporting to the Asset Management Technical Services Manager, the Principal Officer, Estate and Marine, will lead in delivering all aspects of an integrated estates and marine engineering and civils function for existing and future assets. The post holder will be responsible for delivering Capital and revenue works via the team, and will produce technical reports and specifications as and when required.

The Principal Officer will manage a team of technical officers to deliver an effective and efficient estate maintenance function including civils and marine structures

The post holder will ensure all functions are delivered on time, within budget and conforms to any Client and organisational objectives.

Skills and Behaviours


  • Full Clean Driving Licence.
  • Computer literate with experience of the Microsoft Office suite or equivalent.
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of administering various forms of contract and their contract conditions and taking a commercial approach for contractors or consultant working across a range of building or civil or electrical or mechanical or marine works including D&B and partnering contracts.
  • Demonstrates promotion of positive attitude towards contractual and commercial applications and situations
  • Ability to self-manage and excellent organisational skills.
  • Effective team and partnership working skills.
  • Effective interpersonal skills with good influencing and oral and presentation skills.
  • Ability to liaise effectively with internal departments, suppliers and stakeholders.
  • Ability to take initiative, determination to deliver and to work to deadlines.
  • Demonstrates commitment to continuous improvement.
  • Commitment to continuous professional development
  • Flexible approach to work.
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of commercial and financial practices and the importance of delivering value for money for the organisation.
  • Knowledge of procedures and techniques of civils and marine engineering applications and analysis

Desirable requirements for the role;

  • Attained or working towards professional membership in a related profession e.g. MRICS
  • Estimating experience.
  • Familiarity of Merseytravel worksites/Tunnels geography.
  • Fully conversant with all DDA, Health and Safety and Environmental legislation and codes of practice.
  • Attendance at CPD seminars and presentations

Closing date: Monday 13 August 2018 at 4.00pm