Section Engineer

Fawkes & Reece Ltd
West Midlands
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is an award winning, leading player in the civil engineering and infrastructure sector, delivering some of the biggest infrastructure projects in the UK are seeking a Section Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis on the delivery of HS2.

This is the most exciting infrastructure project in Europe and this role will be joining the team to provide the £300m enabling works package to this iconic project in the central section, so you will be working in the Birmingham area.

Reporting to the Sub-Agent or Agent, you will take responsibility for delivering a section of work. You will manage site engineers to ensure that the correct information is available on site to allow the works to progress to program. You will also be involved in producing relevant method statements and quality inspection plans in good time to allow the works to progress to program. As always it will be your responsibility to proactively ensure that health and safety procedures are adhered too.

This role will also provide the opportunity to network with various parties. Alongside the Sub Agent, you will ensure that sub-contractors and suppliers performance is at the level required whilst also procuring plant and materials. You will liaise and manage interface with Network Rail, implementing Safe Systems of Work procedures. Interfacing with the Work Package Manager in the procurement of sub-contractors for Demolition, P-way, Civil, Utilities, HV cabling and Gantry crane decommissioning packages.

To successfully carry out this role, you will benefit from having previous experience in construction, experience as a Section Engineer on a civils project is clearly a distinct advantage. You will need to demonstrate a strong work ethic and an enthusiasm to learn and develop in areas and you will be encouraged and supported to do so.

It is a prerequisite to hold a CSCS card and a relevant academic engineering or construction qualification to meet the project requirements.

In return, our client will offer an attractive salary and the opportunity to be part of a team delivering an unparalleled venture in modern engineering.

So, if you possess the above skill set and are keen to learn and develop them more in one of the best organisations in its field, then please apply today, or for more information contact Gareth Clark on 020 7288 0166 or email

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