Section Engineer

6106
Birmingham
Contract
£390-£340 Per Day PAYE Umbrella

Carmichaels are seeking a Section Engineer with good technical knowledge on infrastructure projects to work on HS2 in Birmingham.

The Scope of work includes:

  • Pilling Works
  • Structural Temporary Works (Pilling Platforms, Precast Elements (Lifting Operations), Scaffold, Formwork, Rebar Stability, etc.)
  • Design checks and verification (including Reinforcement Drawings and Bar Bending Schedule checks,  Concrete Outline verifications, compliance with SCEW (Specifications similar to the SHW – specifications for highways works)
  • Temporary Works support and checks
  • Heavy Concrete Works
  • Lifting Operations (Beams and Parapets)
  • Precast Elements Installation
  • Other Structural Activities such as Deck Waterproofing, Structural Drainage, etc.

 

As a Section Engineer you will:

  • Allocate tasks to Site Engineers and supervise the task completion.
  • Ensure the Inspection and Test Plans, and Quality Check Sheets are completed as soon as the checks can be completed.
  • Oversee engineering requirements demanded in the delivery of a section of work or on larger projects, of a subcontractor, to meet the construction programme.
  • Make effective use of document control to manage distribution of information.
  • Develop and Approve relevant procedures specific to their area of works.
  • In association with the Section Foreman, assess the plant and resource requirements to meet the demands of site and office based works.
  • Approve method statements and risk assessments and ensure they are being followed throughout the works.
  • Ensure Site Engineers complete setting out in accordance with design.
  • Ensure Design Drawings are marked up to reflect works completed as the works are finished.
  • Liaise with other Section Engineers/Foremen to ensure any clashes on site are managed to ensure a smooth flow of work.
  • Regularly review procedures to ensure they are as efficient as possible.

Who we're looking for:

  • Degree level qualification in a Civil Engineering allied subject or HND in Civil Engineering
  • Site experience in Tier 1 Civil Engineering Projects