Setting Out Engineer

£260.00 per day
11 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
Stephanie Coombs
Job Function
Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time

Site Engineer freelance job in Sussex

Site Engineer required for long term contract expected to be for up to 12 months for new highway construction and associated improvement works, with other work also probably provided on other development schemes.
List of Requirements as follows -

  • Qualified at least to HNC Civil Engineering level or equivalent and preferably a member of an appropriate professional Institution.
  • In excess of 5 years experience in all aspects of highway construction and details given.

Must be:

  • Familiar with highway and sewer design principles including DMRB and Specification for Highway Works and aware of appropriate Council Design Guides.
  • Able to consider ground investigation reports, including laboratory and on site testing in order to determine and prove the CBR values being used as a basis of construction.
  • Able to supervise and inspect the construction of the works in accordance with DMRB and SFHW and any other relevant design standards which will include Sewers for Adoption.
  • Able to oversee sampling of materials used for testing and consideration of test results to ensure compliance with the specifications.
  • Able to review testing data and investigate any non-compliant results.
  • Able to review the construction programme to ensure timescales are met and adequate allowances made.
  • Able to review construction method statements to ensure works are carried out efficiently and safely.
  • Able to hold progress meetings to maintain project targets and ensure appropriate persons are fully informed.
  • Able to produce a validation report on progress against design and specifications at the end of various stages of the project to enable Part 1 and Part 2 Certificates to be issued without delay.

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