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Site Engineer

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £50k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Nikita Burt
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 023 8021 9208
  • Expiry Date: 25 May 2022
  • Job Ref: 396654NBT

Site Engineer – Construction
Circa £50,000 per annum – open to negotiations

Exciting new job requirement just in for a Site Engineer to join a leading, industry recognised Construction, Groundworks and RC Frame Company on a permanent basis. We are looking for someone ambitious, talented, and motivated with a flexible approach to work. You will be reporting to the Contracts Manager and Area Director responsible for providing support to multiple sites around the Manchester region. This is a fantastic opportunity if you are looking to join a reputable organisation to contribute towards your professional growth and development.

Key Responsibilities –

  • Undertake surveying and setting out duties.
  • Check drawings and quantities.
  • Schedule selected materials for ordering from the procurement department and handle Material call offs – Concrete, Steel and drainage.
  • Plan the work and efficiently organise site operations in order to meet an agreed programme of deadlines.
  • Liaise with any consultants and sub-contractors engaged in the project as necessary.
  • Supervise and monitor the site labour force and monitor the work of any sub-contrators.
  • Ensure health, safety and environmental requirements are adhered to.
  • Ensure quality records necessary to meeting quality requirements are maintained.
  • Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.
  • Arrange testing of materials
  • Undertake the testing and calibration of instruments used.
  • Keep a site diary Assist the Project Manager with site records for progress against programme, labour, plant, materials, as-built etc and assist with progress reporting, reporting of safety incidences and contract variations.
  • Introduce improvements and innovation where appropriate to areas of responsibility,
  • Other duties as required by the Project Manager and those you report to.
  • Prepare technical queries for submission to the Designer and Client.
  • Prepare risk assessments & method statements (RAMS) when required.
  • Supervise health, safety and welfare, ensuring high standards are maintained and that the site works are undertaken in compliance with the RAMS.
  • Ensure and enable start of shift briefings to work force and site inductions
  • Manage quality assurance procedures to ensure high standard of works are achieved, including preparation, maintenance, inspection & test plans and ensuring works compliance.

What we need from you –

  • Must be degree qualified with a Construction related degree
  • 3 yrs’ minimum Experience within a similar role
  • Valid CSCS card
  • Knowledge of sustainable construction
  • Computer skills including Excel, Word, Sharepoint

What we can offer you in return –

  • The opportunity to work with an award-winning, long-standing organisation
  • A great working culture and work/life balance
  • Equal opportunities employer & great staff retention rate
  • Clear progression and development for the right candidate
  • A competitive salary & company benefits (details to be disclosed at next stage of application process)

To register your interest, please respond to this advert with a copy of your updated CV or give us a call on 02380 219108 and ask to speak to ‘Nikita’ for more information.