Site Engineer – Civils Department

Reed Engineering
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is an expanding and innovative UK construction company with its base in the North East of England
They design, construct and maintain developments that strengthen local communities and enhance the nation’s infrastructure.
Together we are looking for a Civils Site Engineer  to join the team.

As Site Engineer you will contribute to the overall running and continuous improvement of the business, along with development of the Civils Department, by ensuring that the highest professional standards are maintained to continually improve the service given to Clients. This includes:
• Ensure the highest standards are maintained to continually improve the service given to Clients.
• Inform your line manager immediately of any problems encountered and identify possible solutions.
• Ensure all of the company’s procedures are followed and adhered to and suggest opportunities to improve and develop them where appropriate.
• Avoid or minimise material waste and identify opportunities to reduce consumption.
• To carry out any duties which may be required to ensure a professional service is provided at all times.
• Encourage and develop team work both within your team and between teams
Ensure all employees are carrying out works as per drawings and specification
Ensure Quality Procedure / Check sheets are completed for concrete works, drainage, paving tarmac etc
Agree weekly measures with labour only subcontractors
In conjunction with Site Foreman, collate day works and site instructions to ensure agreements in principal of extra works being carried out on a weekly basis
Order materials (kerbs, drainage and channels, reinforcing steel, etc)
Design clarifications and suggestions for easier / cost saving options
Ensure completed works are agreed / signed for by the client
Full detailed job description available.
Please email me your salary expectation and availability

Engineering degree (BEng) or a Master's degree (MEng) in civil engineering

You should demonstrate and use initiative to carry out work with minimal supervision, including the skills to prioritise and work to strict deadlines whilst being thorough and paying close attention to detail.

Your ability to relate well with Clients and Staff and to maintain high professional standards is very important, alongside your ability to communicate in a clear, concise manner both in writing and verbally. In doing so you must also ensure an appropriate standard of dress and personal appearance is maintained at all times.

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