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Temporary Works Designer

Temporary Works Designer

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About Costain and your project.

Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.


Costain have been contracted for the design and build of a facility near Reading.  The scope of works for this project will include Programme Management, Construction, Building Services (M&E), Instrumentation and Control Systems and various external works.


We are looking to add a Temporary Works Designer to the team who will report to the Chief Engineer and work closely with the Temporary Works Team.


Potential candidates for this role must be able to obtain and retain Security Clearance to be able to be considered.

What will I be doing?

  • Design of Temporary Works to BS5975

  • Checking of 3rd Parties Designs to BS5975

  • Knowledge of TG20 and the design of Scaffold

  • Produce technical drawings and calculations for design work

  • Operate AutoCAD

About you

  • Preferably Chartered

  • Degree in Engineering

  • CSCS Card Holder

  • Safety Qualification

  • Previous Temporary Works Design Experience

  • Previous Scaffold Design Experience

  • TWC experience with a CITB Card would be preferred

  • Knowledge of Navisworks 3D Modelling

Final Statement

We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.   


At Costain we ensure that we are an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.


We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.