Site Engineer

  • Ref: 24319
  • Location: Tyne and Wear
  • Sector: Civils and Infrastructure Contracting
  • Contract: Permanent

Job Description

We are seeking a permanent Site Engineer to work for a major civil engineering contractor undertaking a large heavy civils project here in the North East of England. This is an excellent opportunity to work on a large civil engineering project and with an employer than has a strong reputation for personal development.

About the company

The organisation was founded in the 19th century and now employs nearly 2,000 direct members of staff and has a company turnover in excess of 500 Million per annum with 12 offices UK wide.

Setting out on civil engineering projects
Manage and develop junior members of the setting out team
Assist the Project Manager / Site Agents with site records, risk assessments, method statements and permits as appropriate
Communicate setting out control and provide information to assist with the construction of works
Record as built information for Health & Safety File
Ensure setting out equipment is properly maintained and calibrated
Carry out pre-start OGL surveys with Survey Department Skills and ability
Applicants will have a proven record of setting out on civil engineering projects including earthworks, deep drainage, highways and infrastructure and be capable of producing as Built drawings of such.
Qualified to HND standard or higher
Applicants should hold a CSCS card and have at least 2 years site experience.
Excellent communications skills are essential, as is the ability to work under their own initiative.
Applicants will be conversant with all surveying instruments, co-ordinate setting out and be able to work confidently with Autodesk
SMSTS and First Aid will be an advantage but not essential.
A full clean driving licence is essential.

The role offers a very competitive salary and benefits scheme including but not restricted to company car allowance, healthcare cover and pension.

If you are interested in this role please contact David Fletcher on 0191 2502111
alternatively, please feel free to send your full CV into

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