Section Engineer

South West
£375 - £420 /day PAYE

We are seeking a Section Engineer to join us on the Devonport Docks Project Plymouth, Devon. 

As section engineer you have the chance to join a fast growing team where there is long term job security and opportunity to progress. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Maintain high personal safety and environmental standards.
  • Supervision of site engineers.
  • Ensure that the drawings and specification documents contain sufficient, accurate information for construction of the works.
  • Provide accurate and clear setting out for works.
  • Communicate with foremen and gangers to ensure full understanding of information provided.
  • Arrange formal checking of setting out.
  • Complete inspection and test plans.
  • Keep accurate daily site diary.
  • Preparation of 4 weekly programmes.
  • Provide accurate measurements for materials required.
  • Maintain material reconciliation figures for reporting.
  • Ensure that material delivery tickets are passed on for cost coding.
  • Carry out testing / sampling of materials.
  • Provide assistance to the measurement department.
  • Maintain survey books.
  • Take receipt of materials and perform checks.

Who are we looking for?

  • Qualified to ONC level, a graduate or equivalent (preferred).
  • Successful experience at engineer level.
  • Heavy Civils Experience 
  • Thorough knowledge of construction procedures and working methods.
  • Knowledge of government legislation on all matters relating to safety and environment.
  • Must have full UK right to work


Lodge assistance available
Long term work available