Site Engineer

South West
£36,000 - £45,000 + package
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Our client a major civil engineering contractor are recruiting for a Site Engineer to work with them on the Hinkley Point C Project in Bridgwater.
Key responsibilities and specific accountabilities:
• Checks dimensions design data early, raising technical queries to eliminate delays from insufficient information.
• Responsible for supporting the production of methods statements and risk assessments to be approved by supervising engineers.
• Measures materials usage and provides quantity information for preparation of material call off/requisitions.
• Manages the survey equipment ensuring it is suitable for the works and in calibration so that there are no dimensional control errors due to survey equipment.
• Adopts and promotes a culture of ‘right first time
• Files and maintains the engineer’s drawings and specifications so that the current information is always available.
• Interprets and abstracts construction information from the drawings and specifications and provides this to the supervisors and operatives in a clear and understandable way using sketches.
• Effectively communicate technical information to the workforce and liaise with all functions and support services in a timely and accurate manner.
• Takes on the role of temporary works supervisor for their section of works and ensures temporary works are identified and the correct procedure is applied.
• Provides dimensional control for a section of work.
• Implements the Inspection and Test Plan (ITP) ensuring that evidence and witness sign off is achieved at every step.
• Carries out quality control checks using internal check sheets where appropriate
• Raises Non- Conformance Reports (NCR) for all non-conformances and reports potential non- conformances.
• Undertakes as built surveys for a section of the works and presents results in format that can be included in project records if required
• Collates and files quality records for potential inclusion in quality assurance documentation
• Provide feedback to supervising engineers/managers on the effectiveness of materials, specialist contractors, plant and designers being used on site.
Qualifications: Must hold a degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
Technical Skills:
• Knowledge of and experience in reinforced concrete is a must
• Desirable to have experience in the use of an EDM/Total Station
Interpersonal Skills:
• A strong communicator with the ability to work within a team environment
• Respects other team members across all functions and has a one team approach.
• Presents a professional image and promotes the values of the project
• Demonstrates commitment to work to processes
• Seeks to minimise waste in resources and materials