Setting Out Engineer

Advantage xPO - UK
£24.00 - £25.00/hour
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Setting out Engineer 6 month Contract manager 7 months contract role immediate start in Plymouth £240 per day

We are recruiting for one of the nation's largest commercial companies who provide an extensive range of construction services including construction management, general contracting, design and build and preconstruction.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, proactive Setting out Engineer to join our team in Plymouth a six Month contract basis. As the successful candidate you will have great attention to detail and be experienced in detailed and accurate setting out mainly around Ductile Iron Pipework. You will be capable of translating works information into setting out on site, have a good understanding of translating site Managers plans and initiatives across to sub-contractors and be capable of translating works information into setting out on site ensuring that the works are constructed in accordance with the contract drawings, specification and Project Execution Plan.

You will manage site dimensional control ensuring that contractors have the facilities for setting out of the works, plan and programme the section of the works, producing or reviewing construction method statements, ensure that the section of work are undertaken safely and in accordance with Health, Safety & Environmental legislation and the site HSE plans as well as prepare and review risk assessments, communicate with foremen and gangers to ensure full understanding of information provided and confirm in writing and verbal instructions from Clients Project Managers staff and maintain a comprehensive record of resources employed as well as check works are completed as required by the specification in terms of dimension and quality

Key Requirements:

SMSTS and First Aid at Work certs

Water industry experience would be preferable

Extensive experience in working on civil engineering projects in a similar roll, HNC/HND/Degree in Civil Engineering desirable

Must be a team player but also able to work on own initiative

Knowledge of safety and environmental legislation

The role is offering an excellent rate of pay with the opportunity to work with world's leading constructions and civil engineering companies

To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted.

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