Section Engineer


CarmichaelUK is recruiting for a Section Engineer to work on our clients framework with Network Rail. Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, the Section Engineer will work as part of the team delivering the Western geotechnical and off-track drainage work as part of the Wales and Western region’s £2bn programme of works over the next eight years.


  • 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.


  • Previous experience as a Site/Section Engineer is essential
  • Experience in drainage and/or rail is advantageous


  • Degree qualified in a relevant discipline
  • Working towards institute membership (ICE)