Site Engineer

Venture HR
£33000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Estate Car
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Site Engineer

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Based: Kent, Surrey & East Sussex

Reporting to: Project Manager / Site Agent

This position will give you the opportunity to progress into site management.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Setting out on civil engineering projects
  • Manage and develop junior members of the setting out team
  • Assist the Project Manager / Site Agents with site records, risk assessments, method statements and permits as appropriate
  • Communicate setting out control and provide information to assist with the construction of works
  • Record 'as built' information for Health & Safety File
  • Ensure setting out equipment is properly maintained and calibrated
  • Carry out pre-start OGL surveys with Survey Department

Skills and Ability

  • Applicants will have a proven record of setting out on civil engineering projects including earthworks, deep drainage, highways and infrastructure and be capable of producing As-Built drawings of such.
  • Ideally qualified to Graduate standard.
  • Applicants should hold a CSCS card and have at least 5 years site experience.
  • Excellent communications skills are essential, as is the ability to work under their own initiative.
  • Applicants will be conversant with all surveying instruments, co-ordinate setting out and be able to work confidently with Autodesk Auto-Cad.
  • SMSTS and First Aid will be an advantage but not essential.
  • A full clean driving licence is essential.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have a desire to manage and develop junior members of the setting out team.


Competitive Salary

Company Vehicle


Life Assurance to 4 times salary

Hours of Work

Generally 7.30am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday.


Annual leave is 26 days, plus bank holidays, of which 7 days must be taken at Christmas in accordance with the industry shutdown.