Site Engineer

  • Construction Jobs
  • Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Jan 21, 2022
Permanent Construction

Job Description

This major UK civil engineering contractor has now become a dominant force in Wales, The Midlands and South West England. With an experienced team at its core they are able to undertake a variety of projects from water, rail, highways and infrastructure. To continue on their successful growth programme and meet their loyal client's needs they are needing to recruit a Site Engineer to the already successful team. The successful candidate can expect excellent career opportunities, not just in the regional business, but also in the national group company as well Based within the South West of England initially working on our schemes within the Portsmouth area, we are looking for an experienced individual looking to take the next career step. We are working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it is important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds. Role Responsibility The Site Engineer will report to the Senior Engineer and the Works Manager to ensure that dimensional control and QA processes are undertaken in a timely manner to meet the Project Programme. The Site Engineer shall comply and implement the companies Integrated Management System procedures and guidance and promote its implementation with the Project Team. The Engineer is expected to develop a proactive working relationship with Clients and Consultants and report any potential opportunities to the Senior Engineer. Responsibilities will include: Promote and lead the site safety culture.? Ensure that all works are carried out in a planned, controlled, and safe manner, in accordance with statutory regulations, current standards, and the Company SHEQ standards. Record any Near Misses on the Near Miss Cards, completed cards to be provided to the Safety Manager. Review Site Operations with Senior Engineer/Agents to ensure that any works being undertaken outside of the Contract Requirements are raised as EWN/NCE including those verbally instructed by Employer or Others. Monitor delivery of the project, identifying risk and opportunities to optimise project delivery, reporting key risks/opportunities to the senior engineer. Ensure contemporary Record Keeping through the maintenance of a site diary. Ensure required Setting Out is undertaken in timely manner using the latest Design Information to enable operations to progress effectively and provide material quantity requirements to Works Manager/Senior Engineer to enable timely delivery of required materials. Review Inspection and Test Plans with the Senior Engineer/Agent and ensure the required inspections and testing is undertaken and documented in the relevant file in accordance with the Project Management Plan. Ensure the Senior Engineer/Agent is notified one week prior where external testing is required. Provide Quality Co-Ordinator with the required QA documentation for collation and submission to the Employer. Continual updating of as-built drawings on site and maintain measurement records to be submitted to Section Engineer on a Weekly Basis. As-Built drawings to be marked by hand on a "clean" set of "First Issue Construction Drawings". Review all relevant design information and raise Technical Queries where required on the AGCL Technical Query Form. TQs to be provided to Section Engineer for review and onward submission. Ensure responses are monitored and inform Section Engineer of non-response. Ensure all Survey/Testing Equipment has a current calibration certificate and maintain the Equipment Register for all Survey, Testing and Inspection equipment in their use using AGCL Equipment Register