Shift Section Engineer

London & South East
£430 per shift PAYE
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CarmichaelUK are looking for a Tunnel Section Engineer to work on the Thames Tideway Project

As the Section Engineer, you will be responsible to the Tunnel Agent / Shift Manager for the execution of your individual responsibilities.


  • Work as the Secondary Lining Section Engineer supervising the Tunnel Secondary lining shift work – this will be an in-situ concrete lining cast behind a travelling drum shutter.
  • Provide professional & technical support to the project team and the staff under your leadership.
  • Manage and ensure compliance with all Safety, Health, Environmental & Quality (SHEQ) issues on site.
  • Act as the Emergency Person in Charge (PIC) for the shift where required.
  • Manage and control your section of the work according to agreed programmes, approved RAMS and ITP’s ensuring relevant QAQC records are taken and processed.
  • Ensure all materials and equipment for the works are available – planning ahead to ensure uninterrupted works in the tunnel.
  • Working on an rotating shift pattern, 10 hours per day. Sometimes weekends to cover 24/7 working.

Qualifications/skills required:

  • Degree or equivalent level qualification in Civil engineering, Mining or Tunnelling
  • At least 3 years in the role of Site Engineer
  • SMSTS card