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Site Engineer

Hays Building
Cambridgeshire, St. Neots
Closing date
5 Jul 2024

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

Job Details

Your new company
Operating both in the UK and across the world, they are a leading contractor delivering projects across multiple sectors including; real estate, defence, education, highways, rail and water.
Your new role
Working on the largest highways project in the region involving a new 10 mile dual 2-lane carriageway, we are looking for a Site Engineer to join the project team.
As Site Engineer you will be supported by the Section Engineer (among others) and are expected to take ownership of the site works of the section, contributing to planning the works and ensuring that the works are constructed in accordance with the design and contract scopes.

Duties to include:

  • Communicate effectively with other engineers, supervisors, enabling functions, designers, and client representatives.
  • Write temporary works design briefs to a standard accepted by the Section Engineer & Temporary Works Coordinator
  • Review designs and raise any queries to your Section Engineer.
  • Contribute to the project 4-week lookahead programme weekly for your works.
  • Work with the Section Engineer and supervisors to manage any clashes with other site works.
  • Understand the design specifications and drawings for your section.
  • Contribute to delivering the Inspection and Test Plans for your works.
  • Identify Non-Conformances and ensure they are promptly reported & closed out.
  • Be familiar with and demonstrate commitment to the requirements of the Health & Safety Policies and procedures
  • Be familiar with and demonstrate commitment to the requirements of the Environmental Policies and procedures.

What you'll need to succeed
Previous experience working on similar projects, ideally with experience in excavation works, concrete works or structural steelwork

  • Knowledge and understanding of engineering principles.
  • Competence with digital tools.
  • Formal training in Health & Safety and Environmental management (SMSTS, SEATS)
  • Relevant CSCS Card
  • Setting and experience using engineering surveying tools.
  • Full UK drivers licence is required

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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