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Site Engineer (Highways - East Anglia)

Professional & technical Vacancies Ipswich - Site Engineer (Highways - East Anglia)

  • Ref No:
    VAC-17418
  • Location:
    Ipswich
  • Industry:
    Professional & technical
  • Skills:
    Civil Engineering
  • Type:
    Contract
  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
  • Hourly Rate:
    £27.50
  • Qualifications:
    CSCS (Blue/Skilled Worker)
Vacancy Description:

Our client boast a long track record in all aspects of civil engineering from major infrastructure projects in the water, road and bridges sectors to specialist expertise in structural solutions across a variety of sectors in the UK. Together we are looking for experienced Site Engineers to join the team, specifically working on the structures and bridges packages on a two year highways framework in East Anglia.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in work on bridges, roads, and civils packages. This is long-term project work, on a framework of more than two years.

Responsibilities will include:

Responsibilities:

- Setting out
- Assisting the Project Manager / Site Agents with site records, risk assessments, method statements and permits as appropriate
- Carrying out weekly tool box audits and safety audits
- Keeping accurate daily records of works planned and issues encountered.
- Communicate setting out control and provide information to assist with the construction of works
- Recording 'as built' information for Health & Safety File
- Ensuring setting out equipment is properly maintained and calibrated
- Carrying out pre-start OGL surveys with the Survey Department.
- Ensuring Health and Safety compliance on site
- Carrying out weekly tool box audits and safety audits
- Keeping accurate daily records of works planned and issues encountered.

Skills and Experience:

- 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 Graduate standard
- CSCS card and have a 4/5years site experience
- Applicants will be conversant with all surveying instruments, co-ordinate setting out and be able to work confidently with Autodesk Auto-Cad
- SMSTS and First Aid will be an advantage but not essential
- A full clean driving licence is essential

This is a freelance opportunity for an Engineer looking for key experience and career progression within a leading contractor.

If you feel this opportunity could be for you please email your CV to Jack Hibbert at the email address professional@uklgroup. com

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