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Site Engineer - Highways

£30,000 to £35,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
TITLE: Site Engineer - Highways SALARY: up to £35,000 plus package LOCATION: East Midlands My client a market leading tier one contractor is looking for an exceptional Site Engineer for the construction of highways, drainage and structural systems across the project. You'll be supported by the Section Engineer (among others You are expected to take ownership of the site works on the section you are appointed to, contributing to planning the works and ensuring that the works are constructed in accordance with the design and contract scopes. You Will: Communicate effectively with other engineers, supervisors, enabling functions, designers, and client representatives. Write temporary works design briefs to a standard accepted by the Section Engineer & Temporary Works Coordinator Review designs and raise any queries to your Section Engineer. Contribute to the project 4 week lookahead programme weekly for your works. Work with the Section Engineer and supervisors to manage any clashes with other site works. Understand the design specifications and drawings for your section. Contribute to delivering the Inspection and Test Plans for your works. Identify Non-Conformances and ensure they are promptly reported & closed out. Be familiar with and demonstrate commitment to the requirements of the Health & Safety Policies and procedures (both for the Client and the contractor). Be familiar with and demonstrate commitment to the requirements of the Environmental Policies and procedures. We're Looking For: Degree level qualification in a Civil Engineering allied subject or HND in Civil Engineering and vocational training in Engineering Effective written and verbal communication skills to diverse audiences. Knowledge and understanding of engineering principles. Working towards or in possession of Professional Industry Qualification (IEng, CEng etc.). Competence with digital tools. Formal training in Health & Safety and Environmental management (SMSTS, SEATS) Relevant CSCS Card Setting and experience using engineering surveying tools. Preferred experience (not essential): Excavation works (HSG47, CAT & Genny scanning) Concrete works (prior experience as a site-based engineer). Structural steelwork (prior experience as a site-based engineer). Equal opportunities We thrive through embracing differences, whether they be social backgrounds, ethnicity, disability, gender identity or expression, age, religion, sexual orientation and any other protected characteristic - we know that diversity opens a rich potential for new ways of thinking, helping us to build successful and high-performing teams. Flexible working We welcome you to ask about flexibility at interview stage and we will explore what is possible for the role. If you feel like this would be an ideal opportunity and would like to know more then please do get in touch today
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  • Job Reference: 704626614-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Highfield Company
    The Highfield Company
  • Location: Midlands
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: car / car allowance plus package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent