Site Engineer

Our client a tier one contractor who specialises in the delivery of major civil engineering projects requires a Site Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.
They need a Site Engineer with significant setting out experience for a Station Upgrade project in North London.
The purpose of the project is the design and construction of an upgraded station to include step-free access works, new footbridges, fit-out, ticket line improvements and associated civils works.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The Site Engineer will actively lead this initiative and will be responsible for monitoring the quality of the works in conjunction with the Test and Inspection Plan, maintaining as built records.
  • Assist the Site Manager in the initial site set-up, ensuring Company systems and procedures are in place and implemented.
  • Rigorously apply effective planning techniques, methods analysis and controls to ensure the most effective and continuous use of resources.
  • Assist the Site Manager and Quantity Surveying Department by compiling data to record resources utilised on each activity.
  • Support the implementation of strict financial controls on the payment of subcontractors, suppliers and operatives.
  • Co-ordinate site engineering control activities to satisfy contract programme requirements, delegating or carrying out setting out as necessary.
  • Ensure standard Company procedures are adopted in carrying out setting out operations, and that effective methods of communication are used in transmitting information to operatives and subcontractors.
  • Carry out ‘as built’ surveys on completed works.
  • Liaise and co-ordinate with all Head Office Departments to improve all levels of communication so as to benefit and develop overall Company objectives.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Setting Out – ability to use level & EDM. Knowledge of GPS preferred.
  • Experience in highway works, particularly drainage, Steel & Concrete piling
  • HNC/HND/Degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or associated discipline
  • CSCS Card
  • Health & Safety Qualification