Senior Site Engineer

East of England
£45,000 - £50,000 + package

Our client a large Civil Engineering contractor is currently recruiting several Senior Site Engineers for major high profile civil engineering projects in the East of England. Gull Wing in Lowestoft is a complex and challenging moving bridge with associated highways and structures.

You, along with the project’s management team will initiate continuous improvements to ensure the contract is delivered safely, on time and within budget ensuring the customers’ expectations are met.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Interpret and abstract construction information from the drawings and specification and communicate this to the subcontractors, supervisors and workforce
  • Provide dimensional control for a section of the works
  • Raise technical queries with designers and other members of the client team
  • Understand and have a good command of temporary works and permits
  • Carry out relevant inspections and testing to ensure conformance of the works with the design and specification
  • Ensure all work complies with quality, safety and environmental policies and the requirements of the company and project procedures
  • Efficient management and supervision of resources on site
  • Have a good commercial understanding, recognising the key drivers of cost and value and driving efficient use of resources
  • Monitor programme, contribute to weekly progress reports and retain all relevant records
  • Assist the commercial team with contract administration

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

  • Civil Engineering Degree/Diploma or equivalent
  • CSCS card in the appropriate discipline and ideally hold a CITB SMSTS/ SSSTS qualification
  • Full Driving License
  • Previous experience as a Site Engineer working on major structures, highways or marine is essential
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written and able to engage with stakeholders at all levels
  • Excellent attention to detail and meticulous planning and organisational skills
  • An excellent professional demeanour
  • Flexible approach to working hours and potentially different locations
  • Willingness to assume additional responsibilities in keeping with the project requirements

What they can offer you

They provide you with the opportunity to work on high profile, complex projects and join the permanent team they have across the UK & Ireland. There people are at the core of everything they do.

There culture is one which fuels innovation, transparency and inclusivity. They ensure that your career is built around you by offering bespoke career toolkits & pathways, mentor schemes and a route to chartership.

They offer competitive salaries, car allowance, 30+ days annual leave, pension plan, health cash plan enrolment, professional membership, access to discounts, cycle to work scheme, enhanced maternity, family friendly policies, 24/7 counselling and support health line, GP anytime, Wellbeing App, Company Occupational Health, Annual Health and Well Being Events.

If the site location is this is over two hours from your home, you will receive free accommodation, paid for by the Company, living away from home allowance and daily travel allowance