We have an exciting opportunity to work on a Main Civil Engineering and construction contractor to work on a very prestigious project in the Essex
This construction programme is underway with c 2 years worth of work in front of them. They require a Site / Section Engineer to work across the project responsible for the Structures / new bridge section as well as Highways works
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of working on civil schemes, with a background, either within heavy civils, and structures, highways or infrastructure.
Responsibilities as Section Engineer:
• act as the main technical adviser on a construction site for subcontractors, craftspeople and operatives within your area of responsibility.
• develop safe systems of work, method statements and quality documentation; ITPs, QRPs and the like.
• produce, monitor and control budgets for sections of work scope.
• ensure that all materials used and work performed are in accordance with the specifications
• oversee the selection and requisition of materials
• manage, monitor and interpret the contract design documents
• liaise with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project
• attending regular progress meetings to inform the wider team
• carry out day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force, junior site engineers and the work of any subcontractors in area of responsibility
• plan the work and efficiently organise the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines
• oversee quality control and health and safety matters on site
• prepare reports as required
• resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.
Required Qualifications / Expertise:
• MEng/BEng/Foundation Degree/BTEC/ Degree in Civil Engineering