Piling Site Engineer

Carmichael are recruiting for a market leading Geotechnical Specialist who are seeking a Contract Engineer to join the team.


Role and Responsibility

  • Ensure that contracts teams comply with health & safety policies and initiatives.
  • To promote a clear and concise method of works, enhanced by writing method, risk and commission reports to a high level of accuracy.
  • To be involved, lead and direct the effective utilisation of staff, processes and technology from within the branch.
  • To manage the on-going implementation of effective management controls and the on-going development of effective Quality, Environment, Health & Safety systems.
  • To assist in the growth of the business from new and existing customers and markets.
  • To develop harmonious and productive relationships with other UK branches/businesses leading to increased overall turnover and profits.

The Person

  • Be motivated and to develop within the site team that they are involved in and to ensure full enhancement of their skills and capabilities to meet the needs of the branch.
  •  A team player, who will be actively involved with staff on site.
  • Ensure that the work force is skilled and trained to perform their functions and to develop their potential.
  • Comply with, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in accordance with Fairness, Respect, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement (FREDIE) principles.
  • Enthusiastic and motivated.
  • Have an innovative and solutions-based approach to problem solving. Strong leadership and man management skills.
  • Ability to develop new opportunities.
  • Clear understanding and knowledge of the plant & equipment. Commercially astute.
  • Excellent communication and Negotiation skills.
  • Excellent People development and motivation skills.

Required Experience and Qualifications

  • BEng degree or an equivalent Civil Engineering/Geology related degree. Experience in geotechnical engineering.
  • IT literate including MS Word and Excel.
  • Hold Full UK Driving Licence.
  • Good level of numeracy.
  • CSCS Card Holder.


  • MEng degree or an equivalent Civil Engineering/Geology related degree. Incorporated member of professional institution.
  • Experience with civil engineering / building contracts.