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Site Engineer

  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Engineer
  • Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Healthcare
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: JASE260319_1553619071
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a keen-eyed Site Engineer working for a progressive and opportunistic Civil Engineering Main Contractor in Birmingham. You will be working on exciting projects ranging from small scale to multi-million pound ventures, areas of expertise on our client are detailed below.

Schemes and Projects the business are involved in
  • Highways
  • Bridges & Structures
  • Housing Infrastructure
  • Public Realm
  • Public Recreational Areas

Key information on our client
  • Partnered in some of the most attractive projects across the Midlands.
  • Heavy on progression and support from Management Team you need during your career.
  • Opportunity to further your experience and qualifications as you work.
  • Innovative and dedicated with high energy ethos changing the landscape for the better.

  • You will be required to work on projects across the Midlands but there is also opportunity for work further afield as you grow with the business.

What your day-to-day looks like
  • You will act as a Technical Advisor on-site for Subcontractors, Craftspeople and other Operatives.
  • You will be required to liaise with Architect and/or Client regarding designs and drawings supplied.
  • Setting out site for project.
  • You will be required to use a variety of measuring instrumentation; Chain Person will be supplied (if needed).
  • Auto-CAD experience is advantageous.
  • You will be able to supply co-ordinates for footings for foundations and framework.
  • You will be able to maintain tolerance levels within 2mm.
  • Line & levelling of project with continued focus toward accurate tolerance.
  • Once job is near completion, work on externals will also be required to discuss and measure out externals.
  • You will have experience in the supervision of subcontractors for duration of project.
  • In some cases, you may need to speak with the relevant authority (where necessary) to ensure compliance and regulations are met.
  • Continuous focus on checking works completed so a keen eye-for-detail is ideal.

Skills and experience needed
  • The successful candidate will have a degree in Civil Engineering or (HNC/HND).
  • SSSTS (ideal not essential)
  • CSCS Gold Card
  • Knowledge of NEC contracts are advantageous.