Site Engineer

Posted 28 June 2022
Salary £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJamie Nicholson

Job description

Are you an experienced Engineer with a background in groundworks projects? Do you want to work for a civils contractor with a reputation for internal development and promotion? Do you want to work for a company with a solid orderbook of work, throughout Scotland on major infrastructure projects? Then vital wants to speak to you.

We are currently working with a main contractor to assist them in their search for a Site Engineer to assist in the delivery of some major projects throughout Scotland.

As Site Engineer, you will be reporting to the Project Manager/Site Agents and will be accountable for the weekly planning and ongoing delivery of site based works including, but limited to:

  • Day to day responsibilities include but will not be limited to:
  • Site Safety, Health Environmental and Quality responsibilities for all site activities
  • Review and interpret project drawings, specifications for site based activity / engineering.
  • Setting out and surveying works on site
  • Ensuring that site engineering is carried out in a professional, systematic and accurate manner.
  • Supervision of works on site including labour, plant and subcontractors.
  • Keeping accurate records, including a diary, of all site activities.
  • Taking off and ordering of materials.
  • Daily and weekly planning of site works being carried out, including assisting in the production of Risk Assessments, Work Package Plans, Inspection Test Plans and other documentation.
  • Day to day management of subcontractors and engineers as required

The Successful applicant for this role will be able to demonstrate:

  • SMSTS certification
  • Degree / HNC or HND in civil engineering (or equivalent compensating experience in a technical civil engineering role)
  • Experience as a Site / Senior Site Engineer in a civil engineering contracting environment
  • Experience in a similar role working on multi-disciplinary civils infrastructure projects
  • Rail experience is beneficial but not essential

For this our client is willing to offer a competitive salary along with a comprehensive package for the right person.