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Site Engineer

5952542 | 21 Mar 2024

Sector

Construction

Location

Suffolk

Type

Permanent

Salary

Market related

Site Engineer

My client is seeking for a Site Engineer to contribute to join their team, as a Site Engineer you will primarily be involved in the daily inspection of the quality of the work completed onsite. Alongside with the site team you will initiate continuous improvements to ensure the project is delivered on time and within budget. This will ensure the customers’ expectations are met, whilst aligning activities within industry standards.

Roles and Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Build strong working relationships with the Engineering team and sub-contractors
  • Assist in managing systems to enable the progress of work to be reviewed against time, quality, dimensions and quantity
  • Assist in the recording and testing of workmanship and materials, i.e., drainage, concrete, piling, brickwork etc
  • Provide engineering support to ensure technical problems are overcome and technical queries are answered
  • Responsible for setting out works constructed within allowable tolerances.
  • Regularly check the setting out points and benchmarks and checking that all setting out instruments and measuring equipment are delivered to site with a calibration certificate and recorded accordingly
  • Ensures workforce understand setting out information has been identified as suitable for the type of work being carried out
  • Responsible for providing and maintaining setting out and dimensional control, to ensure accurate construction of the work
  • Take a proactive approach to managing Health and Safety on site
  • Co-ordinate and supervise temporary works as required
  • Implement a regime of test and inspection plans for all works on site

The Person

The qualities we are looking for in a Site Engineer:

  • Educated to degree standard in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Technical knowledge of construction and best practices
  • An appropriate and valid CSCS / CSR card
  • Full Driving License
  • First Aid at Work
  • Strong knowledge of engineering, latest building regulations, legislation and Health and safety
  • Familiar and works with RAMS and 3 day look up
  • Previous experience in one or more of Roads & Bridges, Water, Marine, Renewables or Horizon
  • Working knowledge of the complete Microsoft Office Suite
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written) and able to engage with all stakeholders at all levels
  • Excellent attention to detail and meticulous planning and organizational skills
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD
  • Self-motivated. Capable of working on own initiative and able to motivate a team

The Benefits

Joining one the of leading construction and civil engineering contractors you will be provided with the opportunity to deliver on projects that play an important role in the everyday lives of people in the UK and Ireland. For this role our flexible working policy can be applied, which could see you working three days from one of our offices/sites and two days working from home. In addition to a competitive base salary, we can also offer a wide range of benefits, some which include:

  • Car allowance
  • Payment of an annual professional membership
  • Contributory pensions plan up to 6%
  • Share Scheme opportunities available
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity & Family friendly policies
  • Health Shield (Medical & Dental Cover included)
  • Excellent annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)

To apply for this position, send your CV to frank@approachpersonnel.co.uk