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Costain helps to improve people’s lives with integrated, leading edge, smart infrastructure solutions across the UK’s energy, water, transportation and defence markets. We help our clients improve their business performance by increasing capacity, improving customer service, safeguarding security, enhancing resilience, decarbonising and delivering increased efficiency.  Our vision is to be the UK’s leading smart infrastructure solutions company.  We will achieve this by focusing on blue chip clients whose major spending plans are underpinned by strategic national needs, regulatory commitments, legislation or essential performance requirements. We offer our clients leading edge solutions that are digitally optimised through the following five services which cover the whole lifecycle of their assets:  future-shaping strategic consultancy; consultancy and advisory; digital technology solutions; asset optimisation and complex programme delivery.  Our culture and values underpin everything we do.   For more information visit www.costain.com   The A30 Chiverton to Carland Cross is a Design and Build contract for 12.5km (8 miles) of new dual carriageway between Chiverton Cross & Carland Cross roundabouts on the A30. This is the final section of the A30 between Redruth & Exeter that requires dualling, the majority of the existing single carriageway A30 will be retained for local traffic.    The scheme is due to commence in April with the detailed design and surveys with the construction works starting late summer 2020 for a period of 30 months.   Flexible working: We welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need. This might be part-time, remote working or compressed hours for example. Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role. 
Job ID
2020-4375
Main Location : Location
UK-
Sector
Highways
Costain helps to improve people’s lives with integrated, leading edge, smart infrastructure solutions across the UK’s energy, water, transportation and defence markets. We help our clients improve their business performance by increasing capacity, improving customer service, safeguarding security, enhancing resilience, decarbonising and delivering increased efficiency.  Our vision is to be the UK’s leading smart infrastructure solutions company.  We will achieve this by focusing on blue chip clients whose major spending plans are underpinned by strategic national needs, regulatory commitments, legislation or essential performance requirements. We offer our clients leading edge solutions that are digitally optimised through the following five services which cover the whole lifecycle of their assets:  future-shaping strategic consultancy; consultancy and advisory; digital technology solutions; asset optimisation and complex programme delivery.  Our culture and values underpin everything we do.   For more information visit www.costain.com   The A30 Chiverton to Carland Cross is a Design and Build contract for 12.5km (8 miles) of new dual carriageway between Chiverton Cross & Carland Cross roundabouts on the A30. This is the final section of the A30 between Redruth & Exeter that requires dualling, the majority of the existing single carriageway A30 will be retained for local traffic.    The scheme is due to commence in April with the detailed design and surveys with the construction works starting late summer 2020 for a period of 30 months.   Flexible working: We welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need. This might be part-time, remote working or compressed hours for example. Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role. 
Job ID
2020-4374
Main Location : Location
UK-
Sector
Highways
We have an exciting site-based role (with occasional travel to key suppliers, UK based) reporting directly to the ICS Package Lead. The Package Manager will be responsibley for the delivery of a highly complex project within a programme of Integrated Control Systems (ICS) works, driving delivery to cost, quality and schedule. The project is within a highly regulated industry.   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. The Package Integration Manager is to assist the Package Lead in delivering a highly complex programme of Integrated Control Systems (ICS) works, driving delivery to cost, quality and schedule, satisfying legislative, regulatory and company requirements. The process involves issue resolution, as well as solving problems and making value judgements.   The position will have responsibility for assisting in the driving of a dedicated team of Construction, Agents and Engineers, including Supply Chain Partners, to meet a demanding nuclear programme.   The ability to achieve DV clearance is essential    
Job ID
2020-4362
Main Location : Location
UK-Berkshire-Berkshire
Reporting to the Project Controls Group Head , the main focus will be to work with Project Managers to develop & manage schedules to incorporate risk, change, resource requirements and cost in accordance with EDF Energy Generation Company requirements and standards.  The Planning Engineer will create plans for the full project lifecycle including development and design. This role is based in Torness, East Lothian,   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 supports Energy Nuclear Generation to maximise the lifespan of its eight UK nuclear power stations. Costain's role is to provide project controls and commercial managed services to portfolios and programmes of work across all of EDF's eight UK nuclear power stations. As part of this work Costain will develop people capability in core project control skills and provide specialist support to EDFs Central Technical Organisation to improve project performance and deliver cost efficiencies.
Job ID
2020-4361
Main Location : Location
UK-East Lothian-Dunbar
Sector
Energy
This is an exiciting Quantity Surveyor (QS) opportunity working for our EDF Framework in Sizewell, Suffolk.   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 supports Energy Nuclear Generation to maximise the lifespan of its eight UK nuclear power stations. Costain's role is to provide project controls and commercial managed services to portfolios and programmes of work across all of EDF's eight UK nuclear power stations. As part of this work Costain will develop people capability in core project control skills and provide specialist support to EDFs Central Technical Organisation to improve project performance and deliver cost efficiencies.
Job ID
2020-4328
Main Location : Location
UK-Suffolk-Leiston
Sector
Energy
We are looking for an expert in Primavera P6 configuration and implementation.   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 supports Energy Nuclear Generation to maximise the lifespan of its eight UK nuclear power stations. Costain's role is to provide project controls and commercial managed services to portfolios and programmes of work across all of EDF's eight UK nuclear power stations. As part of this work Costain will develop people capability in core project control skills and provide specialist support to EDFs Central Technical Organisation to improve project performance and deliver cost efficiencies.
Job ID
2020-4324
Main Location : Location
UK-
Sector
Energy
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 supports Energy Nuclear Generation to maximise the lifespan of its eight UK nuclear power stations. Costain's role is to provide project controls and commercial managed services to portfolios and programmes of work across all of EDF's eight UK nuclear power stations. As part of this work Costain will develop people capability in core project control skills and provide specialist support to EDFs Central Technical Organisation to improve project performance and deliver cost efficiencies.   The Planning Engineer is responsible for providing planning support to the EDF Energy Generation work portfolio.
Job ID
2020-4314
Main Location : Location
UK-Gloucestershire-Barnwood
Sector
Energy
Costain helps to improve people’s lives with integrated, leading edge, smart infrastructure solutions across the UK’s energy, water, transportation and defence markets. We help our clients improve their business performance by increasing capacity, improving customer service, safeguarding security, enhancing resilience, decarbonising and delivering increased efficiency.  Our vision is to be the UK’s leading smart infrastructure solutions company.  We will achieve this by focusing on blue chip clients whose major spending plans are underpinned by strategic national needs, regulatory commitments, legislation or essential performance requirements. We offer our clients leading edge solutions that are digitally optimised through the following five services which cover the whole lifecycle of their assets:  future-shaping strategic consultancy; consultancy and advisory; digital technology solutions; asset optimisation and complex programme delivery.  Our culture and values underpin everything we do.   We are currently developing and strengthening our water and wastewater treatment process engineering capabilities which comprise process engineering design on projects as well as our relatively new Asset Optimisation process capability. We are seeking to recruit a Chief Process Engineer to lead and oversee both of these capabilities to connect and drive a combined offering. The role will focus initially on establishing our asset optimisation services in North England combined with developing the capability of the Manchester based Process Engineering team. Our pipeline of work includes frameworks for United Utilities, Southern Water, Severn Trent Water, Thames Water, Yorkshire Water, Anglian Water and South Staffs Water   For more information visit www.costain.com
Job ID
2020-4050
Main Location : Location
UK-
Sector
Consultancy Capability
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.   The HS2 Main Civils Contracts include both Lots S1 (Euston Tunnels & Approaches) and S2 (Northolt Tunnels). The first 16 months of the project will involve detailed design, pricing and building up target cost, with work on site likely to start in early 2020. Scope of works includes twin-bored tunnels (TBM driven), SCL tunnels/adits, shaft sinking, bridge demolition and reconstruction, utilities diversions, earthworks and the construction of site compounds.   Flexible working: We welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need. This might be part-time, remote working, or compressed hours for example. Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role.    Security Vetting: HS2 requires SCS to undertake security vetting on all staff to the UK Government Baseline Personal Security Standard. All successful candidates will be subject to this vetting procedure as part of the on-boarding process.
Job ID
2019-3836
Main Location : Location
UK-London
Sector
Rail
We're looking for skilled, expert and motivated people who'll help us meet national needs in transportation, energy, water and defence. Our future success depends on having the very best team of people who will help us to meet our customers’ complex challenges by providing our solutions faster, with more innovation and at less cost.   This is where you come in:   Due to rapid expansion, we have a requirement for a Senior Risk Consultant to join our growing Risk team.   A senior position within our advisory services business, Senior Risk Consultants lead complex assignments, developing and implementing innovative solutions to help our clients improve operational performance and assure project / programme delivery. The role requires extensive management consultancy experience, demonstrable expertise in risk management and a high degree of technical capability across project controls, project and programme management.   In addition to technical excellence, the individual will have a sales-oriented mind-set to develop opportunities and grow business with both existing and new clients across transportation, energy, water and defence sectors. The Senior Risk Consultant will lead by example, promoting best practice, supporting the development of others in the team and ensuring the quality of service delivery to our clients   Must be prepared to travel, & undertake and obtain security vetting to SC/DV Clearance level.
Job ID
2019-3810
Main Location : Location
UK-
Sector
Defence
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 to for the design and build of a facility near Reading as well as contracted for the provision of consultancy services.  The scope of works for this project will include Programme Management, Construction, Building Services (M&E), Instrumentation and Control Systems and various external works.   Potential candidates for this role must be able to obtain and retain Security Clearance to be able to be considered.
Job ID
2019-3774
Main Location : Location
UK-Berkshire-Berkshire