Section Engineer

£350 - £400 PAYE Day
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Carmichael are seeking a Section Engineer to join a major infrastructure project based in Birmingham.


Health Safety & Environmental

  • Produces Method Statements and Risk Assessments and undertakes periodic reviews.
  • Prepares and raises Temporary Works Briefs, following up to ensure timely implementation.
  • Carries out Visitors Induction
  • Completes Accident Book and associated reports as required. Able to undertake incident investigations to required standard.
  • Undertakes and mentors’ junior staff in safety audits.


Engineering Control

  • Carry out complex setting out.
  • Provision of ‘primary’ setting out control and recognizes the optimum location for installation.
  • Coaches’ junior engineers in the use of setting out techniques.



  • Produces Activity Control Plans / Inspection and Test Plans and obtains approval.
  • Actively uses the Specification for reference and coaches junior team members in using the Spec.
  • Maintains a comprehensive filing system of quality records aligned to the Project Quality Handover requirements.
  • Ensures that Site Engineers complete the required quality check sheets on a timely basis for the works.
  • Identifies, raises, and actions Non-Conformance Reports. Tracks close-out of NCRs within section.
  • Identifies and raises Technical Queries (RFIs) with possible solutions. Tracks closeout of RFIs within section.


  • Maintains accurate diary, including dialogue with external organisations (subcontractors)
  • Collates Weekly Measure information and monitors wastage against budget allowances / KPI’s.
  • Carries out a labour and plant reconciliation and supervises junior team members.
  • Identifies items of additional work and raises the necessary notifications.
  • WAble to clearly communicate the requirements of a safe system of work to ensure that these are followed accurately. Suggests improvements to systems.
  • Capable of taking ownership of tasks and communicating outcomes with clarity.
  • 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. SSSTS or SMSTS qualified.