Site Engineer

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Site Engineer

  • Location:

    East Midlands

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  • Salary:

    £45,000 to £50,000 + benefits

  • Contact phone:

    Antony Rowe

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  • Contact phone:

    07803 549 853

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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A Site Engineer is essential for the successful delivery of every construction project.

We are currently working with a regional main contractor to recruit a Permanent Site Engineer to their project delivery team. Projects will be mainly across the East Midlands area.

The responsibilities of a Site Engineer are many, but essentially you must provide guidance and supervision regarding technical aspects of the construction works.

The Role

  • The Site Engineer will be a key member of the project delivery team, based on site from the initial stages of the project through to completion.

  • You will be updated daily about the coming day’s design and activities based on which you implement on site.

  • Site activities like establishment of the level and the survey control, which is required for the control of contracts must be performed by site engineer. The works need to be set out as per the contract drawings.

  • This will initially be the main aspect of the role and will require checks on a regular basis.

  • Records maintained have to be accurate and they have to satisfy with the organizational and the legal requirements.

  • You will face many unexpected difficulties raised from the technical side at any point of time. You must study the problem and resolve it in the most efficient manner as possible.

  • You will have to ensure that the site have adequate resources to complete the tasks. This is conducted by having procurement schedules for the jobs carried out and liaise with the procurement department regarding the same.

  • Report on the future works to be carried out at site ahead of schedule.

  • Responsible for keeping site diaries and the respective sheets for allocation.

  • Ensure that the work carried out by the workers and other related activities are as per the safety regulation of the respective state or area.

The Person

  • Quality of the technical delivery is key to any successful construction project, from the initial stage of planning to the end of the project. The major issues with design and documentation can be corrected during the construction by the site engineer, so you need to be a conscientious, detail focused construction professional.

  • Promoting the best construction practices

  • Assures the work is completed and delivered without any defect and delay Highlight value engineering opportunities

The Client

  • A Regional, principal main contractor with exciting plans for growth across the Midlands region, which will create opportunity for new team members who are looking to develop a long term, rewarding career.

​Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.