Section Engineer

£450 per shift/ PAYE

I have a requirement for a section engineer with structures experience to work on the A30 in Cornwall.

The A30 has recently started and is an exciting major highway project that is a vital upgrade. It will relieve congestion, unlock growth and help to connect communities.  The scheme includes both new highway construction and the widening and improvement of existing highways and additional of bridges and gantries. We are recruiting for the tier 1 JV on this project and the right candidate will get long term work on this exciting project.



  • 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