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Tunnel Section Engineer

  • Location: Somerset
  • Salary: £500 - 550 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Fraya Mealing
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0117 922 1441
  • Expiry Date: 10 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 406053FMG

Join our client, a leading infrastructure group with a commitment to delivering excellence in construction projects. As a Tunnel Section Engineer at HPC, youll have the opportunity to contribute to ground-breaking initiatives while working alongside a team dedicated to safety, innovation, and operational excellence.

+ Tunnel Section Engineer – Hinkley Marine Works
+ Hinkley HPC - BS11 9BW
+ initial 6 month contract
+ £500-550 a day PAYE

Assist Tunnel Shift Managers in managing safety, supervising shift works, and overseeing SCL/TBM/Secondary Lining tunnel construction activities.

Key Responsibilities:

~Ensure safety compliance and act as Emergency Person in Charge during shifts.
~Supervise SCL/TBM/Secondary Lining works on a shift basis (Days, Backs, Nights).
~Manage weekly programmes and materials, plant, and equipment.
~Plan and program works, ensuring alignment control and adherence to specifications.
~Liaise with internal and external stakeholders, including NNB Tunnel Delivery Managers and H&S Advisors.
~Attend RESS Meetings to discuss activities and actions.
~Maintain accurate documentation including Method Statements, Risk Assessments, and Inspection Plans.
~Input construction data into the Tunnel Information Management/VMT system.


~Civil Engineering or Mining qualification to HNC/Degree level.
~Relevant professional tunnelling experience.
~Valid CSCS card, TSTS, C&G Tunnel Entry & Emergency Procedures, SMSTS/IOSH certifications.
~Full experience in SCL/TBM/Secondary Lining works and face logging to BS 5930.
~Ability to manage shift engineers and operatives.
~Thorough knowledge of safety legislation, environmental practices, and construction procedures.
~Excellent communication skills and ability to build effective relationships.
~Desire for continuous innovation and development.

Person Specification:

~Results Driven
~Focus on Excellence
~Teamwork & Collaboration
~Customer Focus
~Operational Excellence

Apply using the link below.