Section Engineer

Competitive salary and package

Carmichael are seeking an experienced Section Engineer to join the team on a major infrastructure project on a permanent basis in Birmingham.


Day to day duties to involve

  • Oversee/Carry out complex setting out;
  • Provision of ‘primary’ setting out control and recognizes the optimum location for installation;
  • Coaches subordinates in the use of setting out techniques.
  • Maintains a comprehensive filing system of quality records;
  • Identifies, raises and actions Non Conformance Reports
  • Identifies and raises Technical Queries with possible solutions.
  • Produces Method Statements and Risk Assessments;
  • Prepares and raises Temporary Works Briefs;
  • Produces a weekly programme and measures progress against KPI’s;
  • Communicates weekly programme and targets to the workforce.
  • Collates Weekly Measure information and monitors wastage against budget allowances / KPI’s;
  • Carries out a labour and plant reconciliation;
  • Identifies items of additional work and raises the necessary notifications;
  • Works to specific terms, conditions and outputs of relevant subcontractors and suppliers.



Qualities and Experience

  • Strong work ethic with flexibility to work unsociable hours/nights;
  • Able to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibility;
  • Holds a current driving license and CSCS Card.
  • Excellent team player, able to work competently and independently without continuous supervision;
  • Strong communication skills with good interpersonal and influencing skills;
  • Solution orientated approach to issue resolution;
  • Excellent role model for development of team members and demonstrates required behaviours to align to project and team objectives.