Site Engineer

West London
£300 - £350/shift Umbrella

CarmichaelUK are working the main JV on the HS2 Main works in London, who are looking for a Site Engineer to join their team is West Ruislip.

The Engineer will be providing site-based support & engineering supervision to the works and undertaking duties to ensure positional & qualitative compliance for delivery of the works. The role requires close coordination with site supervisors, subcontractors & trades, under direction from the Section Engineer or Sub-Agent.

Key Duties

The candidate will be required to undertake (but not limited to) the following duties to support the construction:

  • Take-off & quantify materials (measurement & calculation) from design drawings and requisition the materials accordingly to meet programme.
  • Undertake all setting-out duties for the works to ensure works are constructed dimensionally correct.
  • Write Task Briefing Sheets & Start of Shift briefings.
  • Manage & Maintain Quality Assurance records for the works in accordance with the Inspection & Test Plan (Eg. witness Concrete testing & checking of delivery tickets, steel inspections, formwork inspections, witnessing backfilling of excavations with aggregate, drainage systems etc).
  • Coordinate & facilitate the mobilisation and ongoing supervision of Subcontractor’s on site. Ensuring they are inducted onto the project, that they have the appropriate safety & documentation approved and are working in compliance with Safety Management Procedures.
  • Draft & issue a detailed & accurate shift report on a daily basis; recording all site activities, deliveries, daily outputs & issues etc. Inclusive of photographs.
  • Draft & seek approval to issue Permits to Works (Excavations, Temporary Works, etc).
  • Undertake weekly safety inspections to ensure compliance against Safety Management Procedures.
  • Coordinate daily site activities with the Works Manager & Foreman/Supervisors on site.
  • Deliver Site Specific Safety Inductions & Briefings as required.
  • Draft Technical Queries about the design, in the event things need changing.
  • Contribute to the planning & programming of works, supporting the Section Engineer when required.
  • Communicate any site issues/problems  (safety, quality, environmental) to Senior team members.

Relevant Experience:

  • Setting-out and/or quality inspection of reinforced concrete works (including Formwork, rebar & concrete).
  • Excavations or groundworks involving deep drainage, or basement construction.
  • Major civil engineering works, involving complex temporary works and heavy plant.

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