Section Engineer

Girling Jones
Dorchester, UK
14 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Section Engineer

A regional contractor is seeking to appoint a Civil Engineering Section Engineer to work on a large electrical infrastructure project in Dorset on behalf of their client, National Grid. This client has secured a large proportion of principal contractor work and is seeking to appoint ambitious professionals;

* Your role will involve working alongside a dedicated site based team with significant experience on this £10M scheme across the Dorset countryside.
* Interpreting engineering drawings, undertaking setting out where required. Taking surveys and plotting detail using CAD software.
* Writing work package plans and completing task briefings with site based teams.
* Representing the civil engineering contractor at meetings with the client to discuss different aspects on the job.
* Working closely with the Foreman to plan and organise jobs including cost management, procurement and placing orders.
* Maintaining high standards of health and safety and record keeping and producing RAMS.
* Issuing permits to work, ordering materials and undertaking quality assurance throughout the project.

Prior experience with a tier 1, 2 or regional contractor working on similar civils projects in the South West with a BTEC or HNC civil engineering relevant qualification require as a minimum. Most important however is a positive attitude, a conscientious approach to work and enthusiasm to learn. If you have worked on an electrical infrastructure project then please definitely get in contact.

In return you will be rewarded with exposure to a wide variety of projects including roads, highways, high profile mixed use RC frame civils projects, defence schemes for blue chip clients. Salary up to £40K p/a plus package.

For more information please contact Joe Knowles on 01392 493347 or

Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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