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Site Engineer

  • Location: Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £375 - 425 per day + business mileage per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Chris Quinlan
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Expiry Date: 07 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 394688CQN

Site Engineer - HS2 - Northants - £375-£425 per day (inside IR35 - umbrella/PAYE rate) - start ASAP, potential for 2 years work working for a main civils subcontractor and the JV.

Site Engineer working within the Infrastructure division, the Site Engineer is responsible for setting out line and level control for a site including adherence to the Q&A procedure set in place. They will also be responsible for dissemination of information to all trades over multiple disciplines.

• To ensure Health & Safety are of paramount importance
• To regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve construction performance.
• Ensure commercial challenge at all times
• Setting out (marking the position of structures) and levelling the site
• Surveying the site and locating buried services
• Maintain daily diary and upkeep of site records
• Checking drawings & quantities & ensuring that the calculations are accurate for the work
• Helping with the selection and purchase of materials for use in the construction and their value
• Planning the work and efficiently organising site facilities in order to meet an agreed programme of deadlines
• Liaising with any consultants and / or sub-contractors engaged in the project
• Attending regular meetings with clients and consultants, and keeping them informed of progress
• Supervising and monitoring the site labour force and monitoring the work of any subcontractors
• Issuing any relevant permits and ensuring they are implemented correctly
• Overseeing quality control and safety matters on the site, and ensuring that regulations are up to date
• Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties, and other problems that may occur
• Promote Near Miss and Positive Intervention reporting
• Engage with Supply Chain
• Quality Assurance
• Development of strong team working relationships
• Helping to ensure all project KPI`s are achieved

The experience we’re looking for in a candidate:
• An industry applicable qualification (HND/HNC/Degree)
• Experience of using Trimble (desired)
• Heavy civil engineering experience is essential
• Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
• 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
• Experience in a fast paced, national business
• Self-starter who has the ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines