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Site Engineer AND Senior Engineer AMP7

  • Location: Stroud
  • Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Negotiable on level + experience per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 17 days ago

Job Title:              Site Engineer / Senior Engineer
Location:             Gloucester
Sectors:                Water, AMP7, WTW, STW, Civil Engineering
Job Type:             Permanent role
Salary:                  Site Engineer: £25,000 to £35,000 Per Annum + Package (Negotiable on experience)

Senior Engineer: £35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum + Package (Negotiable on experience)

Our client, an established and leading Principal Construction Contractor, operating within Civil Engineering sector, is currently looking for a Site Engineer and Senior Site Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis. The role sits within their water division and will initially include working on a £20+ Million Project, including:

  • Construction of a 4km trunk sewer (opencut + 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. 
  • Construction of 1km of new foul and surface water sewers in the town centre to achieve Surface water separation.
  • Demolition and abandonment of the existing CSO, existing trunk sewer and associated manholes.
  • Modification and upgrading of pumps, pipework and control for the existing storm tanks.

Site Engineer daily duties:

  • Overseeing drawings, spotting potential areas either for error or for value to improve programme and cost.
  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site.
  • Ensuring all work completed and materials used are 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 project consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors etc.
  • Supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors.
  • Implementing quality control and health and safety matters on site and preparing reports as required.
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.

Senior Site Engineer duties:

  • Acting as main technical advisor to the site engineers & subcontractors.
  • Ensure Health & Safety are of paramount importance.
  • Regularly review project status, evaluating options to improve construction performance.
  • Ensure commercial challenge at all times.
  • Coordinating and delegating work load among sengineers + site control / surveying.
  • Procuring and maintaining surveying and setting out equipment.
  • Daily coordination and analysis of survey / settlement and monitoring results + distribution of the results to all stakeholders.
  • Checking and distribution of drawings / documents and quantities, ensuring calculations are accurate.
  • Overseeing all civil engineering drawings, spotting potential areas of error or for value improvement.
  • Supporting with the selection and procurement of materials.
  • Planning work & efficiently organising site teams, to meet an agreed programme deadlines.
  • Attending regular meetings with clients and consultants, keeping them informed of progress.
  • Supervising and monitoring the site labour force and monitoring the work of any subcontractors.
  • Overseeing quality control, ensuring Inspection & test forms are completed/recorded.
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties, and other problems that may occur.
  • Promote Near Miss and Positive Intervention reporting.
  • Helping to ensure all project KPI`s are achieved.
  • Cost risk management and early identification of problematic issues on site.

Candidates will ideally have:

  • Previous experience delivering AMP6 or AMP7 projects and heavy civil engineering works.
  • Be conversant in setting out and surveying techniques and the use of modern instrumentation.
  • Relevant qualifications, such as a degree/HNC/HND/NVQ + CSCS, SMSTS, First Aid. (Dependent on level)
  • Be I.T literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft packages and CAD.

For more information or to apply for this role, please contact Tim Smyth on 0121 200 5520 or via LinkedIn.