Engineer – Successful Property Developer

Cavanna Homes
Torquay, Devon
Up to £38,000 Plus Benefits
17 Sep 2018
15 Oct 2018
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineer – Successful Property Developer 
Torquay, Devon (office/field based, with travel throughout the South West) 

Are you a hands-on Engineer with experience of the infrastructure design process? Want to take on a challenging, yet highly rewarding role with an innovative business? If so, read on. 

The Company 

With a rich history dating back to 1923, Cavanna Homes is the South West’s largest independent house builder. Now run by the third generation of Cavannas, we construct beautiful new homes that customers love. 

We are currently looking for an Engineer to join our dedicated team in Torquay and support key phases of the property development process. 

The Benefits 

- Salary of up to £38,000 
- Performance-related bonus 
- Company car 
- Pension 
- Private medical insurance 
- Life assurance 
- 25 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays (rising with service) 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a family-owned business with a reputation for achieving high standards while maintaining a safe and friendly work environment. 

You will have the chance to get involved with a range of projects and support the ongoing success of one of the region’s leading privately-owned property developers. 

The Role 

As an Engineer, you will support the co-ordination of development infrastructure, as well as layout and utilities for our range of properties. 

In this key role, you will: 

- Manage the activities and performance of external consultants 
- Provide technical input during the entire pre-development process, including the land, planning and technical stages 
- Support the Commercial and Build Teams during the construction phase 
- Provide post-construction support with road and sewer adoptions 
- Travel to project locations throughout the South West 

About You 

To join us as an Engineer, you will need: 

- Experience of managing the infrastructure design process, including roads drainage and utilities 
- Knowledge of economic build methods and efficient design techniques 
- An understanding of the commercial process 
- Strong communication and team-working skills 

We’re eager to hear from you if you’ve worked as a Development Engineer, Property Development Engineer, Building Engineer, Construction Engineer, Infrastructure Engineer or Infrastructure Design Engineer. 

Webrecruit and Cavanna Homes are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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