A leading Civil Engineering contractor within various specialised sectors that are looking for a Senior Site Engineers with Civil Engineering expertise to help their operations team in Cumbria
This civils contractor has a well-established projects within the Cumbrian region and has a need for a senior engineer on a large ongoing project
To perform a technical, organisational and supervisory role on construction projects, setting out and determining the location for above and underground infrastructural installations.
The Site Engineer will apply designs and mark out the site and can be involved in projects including civil, road, rail and other infrastructure projects. This person will also be part of the site management team working alongside architects, engineers, construction managers, supervisors, planners, surveyors and subcontractors. Generally you will be sharing the responsibility for site security, health and safety, and the organisation and supervision of material.
General Activities for the engineer on site will be:
Acting as the main technical adviser on a construction site for subcontractors and operatives; so will be working with the plans, drawings while checking the accuracy of quantities for the site
Setting out, levelling and surveying the site;
Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications;
Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant;
Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect; while also liaising with clients and their representatives
Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project;
Liaising with the local authority (where appropriate to the project) to ensure compliance with local construction regulations and by-laws;
Day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors;
BSc Civil Engineering or relevant qualifications
Previous experience with civil projects is essential
Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications