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Morgan Sindall Construction and Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Quality Engineer
Engineering, SHEQ
Contract type
Full time permanent
Heathrow Airport


Quality Engineer

Location: Heathrow Airport 

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About us: 

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves. 

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We have a fantastic opportunity within our Aviation business for an ambitious and talented Quality Engineer within the Q6 Framework at Heathrow Airport. 

The successful candidate will be joining the existing team of passionate and dedicated Engineers working together on this innovative project

We are looking for a Quality Engineer to make sure that work is carried out to the customer’s standards, specification and schedule and that the correct materials and workmanship are used; ensuring the customer is given quality work and value for money.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a successful, growing and exciting team.


As a Quality Engineer you will:

  • Assist in or carry out inspections and supervision of construction work
  • Ensure that the works (including materials and workmanship) are carried out in accordance with contract documents and programmes and assist in the resolution of any on-site issues that may arise
  • Ensure that a consistently high standard of quality control and supervision is maintained on the contract and, if appropriate, recommend a cease in operations
  • Lead and undertake inspections, audits and investigations where required, reporting and implementing lessons learned and improvements
  • Ensure that current knowledge of relevant legislation, standards and methods of installation is up-to-date using all appropriate means including reading, research from the industry lead bodies, and networking with all appropriate organisations, and engineers
  • Advise on standards of quality and compliance with the specification, having due regard to the requirements of the contract
  • Monitor performance on site to ensure that engineering installations are constructed in accordance with drawings and specifications
  • Provide feedback on the performance of subcontractors to enable intervention to be taken as appropriate
  • Contribute to and be involved in project meetings, subcontractor pre-contract and pre-start meetings
  • Identify technical problems on site, and recommend corrective action where required
  • Undertake health and safety duties commensurate with the post


  • Degree level in Civil Engineering and ideally working towards ICE Chartership
  • Technical/practical experience in geotechnical, pavement and services is preferable
  • Have a wide understanding of the industry, including knowledge of materials, trades, methods and legal requirements
  • Ability to work on multiple projects
  • Driving Licence
  • Excellent working knowledge of industry techniques
  • Good knowledge of relevant Health, Safety & Environmental requirements
  • Some knowledge of risk management (desirable)

About the Heathrow Team:

Morgan Sindall is 1 of 4 Delivery Integrators working at Heathrow Airport within the Q6 Framework.  Our works are focused around the Airside / Landside Lot and cover a large portfolio of projectors working at Heathrow Airport within the Q6 Framework.  Our works are focused around the Airside / Landside Lot and cover a large portfolio of projects that include civil engineering, mechanical and electrical and building works throughout the footprint of Heathrow Airport.  We have a long history of successfully delivering works at Heathrow Airport and our reputation has been founded upon this.  We have over 200 employees, including a direct labour force delivering these projects and a well-developed and trusted supply chain.  We have a plan for long term growth year on year and this is underpinned by our recruitment programme, including experienced managers, a graduate recruitment process and also strengthening of our self-performing capabilities through investment in apprentices.  Looking forwards there is even greater opportunities at Heathrow Airport within the next expansion plans and further afield the 3rd runway development.

We can potentially consider certain types of flexible working in this role for the right candidate, subject to meeting business needs.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

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