Site Engineer (Civil)

Lanesra Technical Recruitment Limited
South West
Apr 10, 2022
May 21, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Position: Site Engineer (Civil)

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: Excellent Package Available

The Role:

Our client is a large engineering company who operate predominately in the water industry. They have been awarded a large contract with Wessex Water for a new Sewerage Scheme. They are recruiting for a Site Engineer to help deliver a successful this project. As the site engineer you are responsible for setting out-line and level control for the site including adherence to the Q&A procedure set in place. Also, you will be responsible for communication of information to all trades over multiple disciplines.

You will ensure the construction of a new 4km trunk sewer constructed using both opencut and pipejacking, including river, canal and road crossings as well as the construction of 22no shafts. Construction of a 25m diameter pumping station and new permanent works compound and access, with associated rising mains and new outfall.

  • Overseeing all civil engineering drawings, spotting potential areas either for error or for value to improve programme and cost
  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site
  • Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications
  • Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant
  • Reviewing and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or designer
  • Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project
  • Occasional day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors
  • Implementing quality control and health and safety matters on site
  • Preparing reports as required
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise

Qualifications and Experience:
  • An industry applicable qualification
  • Heavy civil engineering experience is essential
  • Conversant in setting out and surveying techniques and modern instrumentation.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
  • CSCS
  • First Aid
  • CAD experience
  • Desire to understand and promote the Company purpose, vision, values and culture
  • Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required
  • Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence
  • Flexibility, resilience and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels
  • Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service
  • Experience in a fast paced, national and multi-site business
  • Self-starter who has the ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines