Section Engineer

South West
Competitive Rates
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Carmichael are looking for a Section Engineer with highways experience to work on a major highways project in Bristol. The successful candidate will control a section of the works, according to a specific discipline. Management of a team of Site Engineers within same discipline. 


  • Undertake the management of Site Engineers.  

  • Schedule selected materials for ordering from the procurement department.  

  • Plan the work and efficiently organise site operations in order to meet an agreed programme of deadlines.  

  • Liaise with any consultants and sub-contracts engaged in the project as necessary.  

  • Supervise and monitor the site labour force and monitor the work of any sub-contractors.   

  • Create site paperwork such as RAMS  

  • Fully interact with other members of the construction site team (team player).  

  • Liaise with other function/departmental managers.  

  • Ensure work is delivered in accordance with the specification.  

  • Take part in and deliver a Safety Culture with the entire site team.  

  • Undertake other duties as required by the Site Manager to facilitate construction of the works. 


The ideal candidate will have the following;  

  • A Degree, Bachelors, MSc or HND in Civil Engineering 

  • Proven track record from a similar role including structures 

  • Knowledge and experience of Highways standards and procedures worth over £100m 

  • Experience working for a main contractor  

  • You have managed sub contractors 

  • CSCS qualification