Site Engineer

£300 - £350/Day Umbrella

A large civil engineering subcontractor who are undertaking several packages of work on HS2 are searching for a Site Engineer to join their team on a contract or permanent basis.

Due to a number of projects being awarded along the HS2 route, they require a Site Engineer to join their team in North Oxfordshire on a Bulk Earthworks package.

The majority of the work is Earthworks, however there will be some structures involved and the ideal candidate will have a mixture of both experience wise.

This position would suit somebody that comes from a Tier 2 contractor or specialist subcontractor and is keen to work on larger schemes within a reputable business.


Some of your duties will include: 

  • Overseeing setting out engineers
  • Prepare written risk and method statements
  • Ensuring your section meets company quality and health & safety standards
  • Maintaining a site diary
  • Maintaining strong client liaison and with third party colleagues
  • Liaise closely with greater site team to ensure deadlines are met on time
  • Liaise with external contractors when necessary


About you:

  • HNC/D or Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years' experience as a Engineer
  • Sound knowledge of Heavy Civils / Earthworks projects
  • CSCS card