Site Engineer

Recruiter
Alltek Recruitment
Location
Ashford
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About this Role:

A World leading Civil Engineering Contractor is looking to engage a Site Engineer to work in their Civil Engineering Division, initially on a £40M project in Ashford, Kent.

This project involves the construction of a new Junction just south of Ashford will involve the construction of two new bridges and connect the existing A20 and a new dual carriageway link road built to the A2070 near Sevington.

Roles/Responsibilities;

Acting as the main technical adviser on site for subcontractors, crafts people and operatives;

Setting out, levelling and surveying the site;

Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations;

Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications;

Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant;

Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect;

Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project;

Liaising with clients and their representatives (architects, engineers and surveyors), including attending regular meetings to keep them informed of progress;

Planning the work and efficiently organising the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines;

Overseeing quality control and health and safety matters on site;

Preparing reports as required;

Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.

The Requirements

Degree/HNC in Civil Engineering or another relevant subject.

Experience of working within a Site Engineer role on multi-million pound highways projects.

Extensive experience of working within the UK Civils/Highway industry.

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

An ability to liaise successfully with both members of the project team as well as clients and other contractors within a framework.



Able to clearly communicate the requirements of a safe system of work to ensure that these are followed accurately

Capable of taking ownership of tasks and communicating outcomes

Strong work ethic with flexibility to work unsociable hours/nights

Able to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibility

Holds a current driving license and CSCS Card

Must be a good team player, with strong communication and interpersonal skills

Understands Permit to Dig System

Environmental awareness

Setting out techniques – ability to use level & EDM, plus GPS

Able to report issues with control and information provided

Reads and understands drawings and schedules

Understands Activity Control Plans and production of resultant information for handover file

Strong understanding of construction tolerances

Awareness and use of Specification and other Contract documents

Able to produce detailed documentation for handover of completed works

Knowledge of specification and contract documents

Understands what constitutes additional works

Able to take off and schedule material quantities accurately

This is a great opportunity for the right individual to be involved in multi-million pound civils projects whilst working within a globally recognised main contractor. You will have all of the benefits of working with a tier one main contractor including a busy works schedule, excellent progression opportunities and a competitive salary as well as a company car or car allowance.

The Benefits

As part of their excellent benefits package, they offer:

Competitive basic salary

Flexible benefit scheme

Company car or generous car allowance

Family Healthcare



About the Company/Client/Project:

A World leading Civil Engineering Contractor.

Requirements including certificates and qualifications:

A BSc in Civil Engineering or equivalent, with recent and relevant experience in a similar role.

Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK

Alltek specialise in civil engineering vacancies and is a leading recruitment consultancy in Southampton

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