Project Engineer

South East England
£42,000 - £47,000 + package


Our client a civil engineering contractor requires a Section Engineer / Project Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.

They are delivering waste water projects for Anglian water across various locations in Essex.

• Intermediate supervisory position responsible for managing and ensuring the delivery of engineering control on site
• Supervises and mentors site engineers (where present)
• Liaises with operational staff to ensure the effective utilisation of labour and plant resource on site
• Liaises with subcontractors when assigned to, to facilitate efficient site installation
• Responsible for organizing plant and labour, when assigned
• Understands programme requirements, organizes work in accordance with programme, drives work output
• Inputs into weekly and short-term look-ahead programmes, drives and monitors progress against the programme
• Responsible for implementing safe working practices on site and for developing operatives’ safety awareness
• Contributes to risk assessments, method statements and systems of work
• Responsible for ensuring work is carried out in accordance with method statements and in line with the specification / s
• Working understanding of the appropriate Conditions of Contract
• Working understanding of subcontracts and subcontract management
• Ability to mentor and develop subordinates
• Management responsibility : development toward leading role
• H&S and Environment - Safety is the cornerstone of GT / GTb strategy. • Quality & Document Control


• Demonstrable experience and understanding of managing and working in a similar role
• Industry qualifications, Degree or HND / C in Civil Engineering or equivalent with a willingness to learn and develop further
• Good understanding of engineering / construction principles and practices
• Understanding of legislation and standards
• Knowledge of water and wastewater treatment processes (or similar engineering industry) preferred
• Application of CDM Health and Safety duties including understanding and managing design and technical risk
• CSCS, SMSTS, with First Aid a benefit
• Good general IT skills including software using MS Office and document management systems
• Good written and oral communication skills with the ability to concisely present information
• Problem-solving and analytical abilities
• Demonstrable ability to work with and developing to manage people