Monitoring Coordinator

Ref: REC246 London Hybrid Permanent Role

Introduction

As one of the largest measurement survey companies in the UK, Plowman Craven provides a range of services to the property, rail and infrastructure markets.

Our innovation, dynamic approach and commitment to deliver a flawless service is achieved by investing and empowering our employees to push boundaries and reach new heights. We specialise in providing laser scanning and measuring data services to businesses of varying sizes and regardless of the size of project or how challenging, our clients trust us to provide a service that goes beyond their expectations!

We are looking for a Monitoring Coordinator to join our PC Monitoring team. Utilising the latest technological advancements, the team has been involved in a number of high-profile projects over the years including various Gaswork Developments, Convoys Wharf, Bloomberg HQ and King’s Cross. We have lots of other exciting projects in our pipeline and we're currently looking for a Monitoring Technician to join us in this exciting, fast-paced environment.

By joining Plowman Craven you’ll be part of a growing organisation that is 100% owned internally by our employees and directors. Our independence means we can adapt quickly and remain agile in order to safeguard our future growth as we continue to deliver market leading measurement survey and consultancy services on an unrivalled scale.

Primary Purpose

To support the technical team and working closely with the Technical Manager, project team members and internal support functions, this role shall lead on the correct and continued configuration of bespoke monitoring equipment on PC Monitoring contracts. Performing tasks within the London office for preparation of equipment to be deployed to site. Whilst on site, you will also be required for the installation of equipment, maintenance of equipment & trouble shooting of equipment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Testing and setup of up of monitoring equipment before deployment to site
  • Location tracking of equipment when equipment is on site and in the office
  • Deployment and installation of monitoring equipment in construction projects
  • Maintenance and repair/replacement of monitoring equipment on and off site
  • Assist Data Engineer in data management for presentation and delivery to the client via a dedicated website or other suitable methods
  • Manage, organise and participate in the installation, operation & maintenance of automated and manual monitoring systems
  • Develop and maintain processes and procedures for the design, construction, testing and maintenance of data acquisition systems
  • Configuration of online data monitoring and presentation software
  • Brief project teams on requirements and instructions and report on site progress to the engineering management team
  • Take responsibility for the maintenance and fault finding on installed monitoring systems
  • Retrieving, checking and processing data for presentation and delivery to the client via a dedicated website or other suitable methods
  • Perform trouble shooting of monitoring systems and take appropriate remedial actions (including client communication as required)
  • Design, prepare, set-up and quality control monitoring software packages which provide monitoring data to our customers
  • Maintain tools for data manipulation to ensure productivity is maximised
  • Assist thorough testing and QA of any solutions
  • Assist in researching and developing new monitoring technologies and approaches.
  • Quality control of monitoring equipment and documents within PCM fleet
  • Develop, support and coach a small team of technical engineers
  • Actively research emerging technologies in the instrumentation industry and work with the Plowman Craven team to develop new opportunities.
  • To undertake all other reasonable tasks as requested.

Person Specification

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • A technical, engineering, electrical engineering or survey background
  • Will have the ability to communicate on a technical level with members of the engineering team, project specifications and technical matters related to the project
  • Will have good verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive and proactive approach to problem solving
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Prepared to be involved with projects which may run outside of normal working hours and weekends
  • Have a strong understanding of IT applications and possess the ability to expand on this knowledge
  • Hold a valid UK driving licence “Category B”
  • Experience of automated monitoring systems used in the civil engineering environment
  • Experience of services, electrical or instrumentation installations
  • Experience of monitoring system design and management of installation teams on site
  • Basic understanding of programming logic
  • CSCS Card

IT WOULD BE NICE FOR YOU TO HAVE:

  • Experience of automated monitoring systems used in the civil engineering environment
  • Experience of services, electrical or instrumentation installations
  • Experience of monitoring system design and management of installation teams on site
  • Basic understanding of programming logic
  • CSCS Card

What do you get?

  • An employee owned company held in a Trust for the benefit of the employees
  • A vibrant, passionate and collaborative working culture
  • A learning culture to excel through professional development and management training opportunities
  • Competitive remuneration packages with performance related bonus
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Company laptop and mobile phone
  • Wellbeing and social events programme
  • Hybrid working approach with offices based in Harpenden and London

If you have any questions about this role please email recruitment@plowmancraven.co.uk

Benefits of working at Plowman Craven

Plowman Craven is a great place to work and offers a range of competitive family friendly benefits including:

  • 25 Days Annual Leave - increasing to 30 days plus bank holidays
  • Performance related bonus
  • Professional membership & development
  • Salary sacrifice pension contribution scheme
  • Flexible/remote working (role dependent)
  • Travel loans & travel cards (Zone 1+2) for London-based roles
  • Access to fleet vehicles
  • Life assurance
  • Enhanced family friendly benefits
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Wellbeing & mental health programme
  • 50% discounted gym membership
  • Social activities organised throughout the year
  • Harpenden & London offices
  • Employee owned company held in a Trust for the benefit of employees
  • EOT profit sharing scheme

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