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Site Inspector

Hays Building
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Closing date
12 Jun 2024

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Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time
Job Function
Site Management

Job Details

Your new company
Hays are excited to be working with a prominent global civil engineering and project management company, operating seamlessly across various sectors. They are a major player in large infrastructure schemes, they are recognised as one of the largest and most influential global engineering and project management consultancies. Their UK business is strategically aligned with key markets, providing essential support to the group's operations worldwide. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they consistently deliver high-quality services to clients and contribute to the advancement of the industry on a global scale.
Your new role
Working on a new dual carriageway highways scheme in the Aylesbury area, they require a Site Inspector to support the supervision team by collating adequate records for both commercial and technical purposes.
To proactively engage with the Contractor and take early corrective intervention (with the support of the Supervisor) to avoid defects.
Main Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Ensure the Contractor adheres to the Contract Specification Testing & Certification requirements within it and the Contractor's site quality plan.
  • Promote best practice across the Delivery Team.
  • Observe the Contractor's working operations for compliance with the specification and undertake the recording of daily ongoing works (plant, people, gangs, weather etc) and specific matters as requested by the Supervision or Commercial teams.
  • Inspect works that will be covered up as part of the permanent works and work collaboratively at source with the contractor to correct work that is Defective.
  • Agree defective works with the Contractor and record on the site quality systems.
  • Suggest areas for improvement to the Supervisor.
  • Observe the on-site health and safety aspects of the Contractor's operations and inform the Contractor's Supervision staff and the Supervisor of key H&S risks / and or areas for improvement.
  • Attendance at meetings as requested by the Supervisor.

    What you'll need to succeed
  • Significant relevant practical work experience within the Highways or Bridge sector.
  • Trade qualification or HNC in Civil or Building related discipline.
  • Familiar with the MCHW - Specification for Highway Works and associated testing and inspection protocols.
  • Ability to read drawings and specifications and understand key testing points.
  • Driving Licence
  • CSCS Card
  • NRSWA supervisor for the highways inspector

    What you need to do now
    If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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