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M&E Technical Officer (Kandahar, Afghanistan)

KBR Government Services deliver novel, large scale and complex projects across EMEA.

The Technical Officer must be of a Technical status and have a minimum of 5 years relevant post qualification experience.

  • Technical – Minimum HND in Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering together with proven relevant experience
  • Trained in 17th Edition IEE Wiring Regulations
  • Practical quantifiable experience in all aspects of Electrical installations
  • Experience in all aspects of construction site management
  • Hold valid DE certification of relevant discipline
  • Hold a valid (3 day standard) First Aid certificate
  • MOD/DE approved Authorised Person

Plans, manages and advises on, Mechanical and Electrical engineering works:

  • Prepare estimates of cost.
  • Prepare Option Studies.
  • Develop new works proposals.
  • Conduct technical inspections Theatre wide.
  • Interpret design regulations.
  • Undertake inspections including electrical system surveys.
  • Use commercial software for design, planning and report writing.
  • Advise on Mechanical and Electrical engineering problems.
  • Brief staff on building and civil engineering matters.
  • Recommend new works requirements to the client.
  • Advise on construction health, safety and environmental matters.
  • Supervise all site surveys and new works tasks.
  • Attend and/or run Planning Meetings.
  • Assume sole design responsibility for Mechanical and Electrical engineering layouts.
  • Assist in designing building and civil engineering elements.
  • Assist in the preparation of tender documents.
  • Supervise design drawing production.
  • Produce design drawings.
  • Write specifications.
  • Liaise with client, contractors and authorities.
  • Produce bills of quantities, stores and materials lists.
  • Estimate labour and equipment requirements.
  • Plan for Health and Safety and notifiable CDM 2015 tasks.
  • Liaise with building and civil engineering disciplines.
  • Process new work requests.
  • Check building and civil engineering designs.
  • Control and update site records, as-built drawings, documents etc.
  • Advise and liaise with project clients.

We have a range of opportunities from Programme & Project Management to blue collar work in military theatre. Operating in defence, infrastructure, facilities management and construction industry sectors, KBR have a variety of opportunities ranging from provision of services to the military/MOD, to Consultancy services for UK Forensics. 

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Job Details

Job Title:
M&E Technical Officer (Job Reference: 1078314)

Job Type:
Full Time, Permanent

Up to £52k dependant on experience (includes allowances)


Closing Date:

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