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Site Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Golborne, Manchester but expected to be flexible depending on location of project

Salary: £30,000 per annum, approx

Benefits: 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays, Pension scheme

Hours of Work: Full Time

Start Date: ASAP


To support the engineering department in the delivery of site-based engineering duties. You will produce temporary works designs and deliver a complete range of Civil Engineering services from scheme concept through to detailed design and construction monitoring.


The daily duties will include:


  • Produce layouts and detailed drawings for the inclusion in the tender process

  • Produce as built drawings based on redlines provided by project managers / engineers

  • Checks dimension design data early, raising technical queries to eliminate delays from insufficient information

  • Setting out civil works via the use of GPS co-ordinates and point cloud.

  • Produce traffic management drawings (site route maps)

  • To procure and deliver setting out information on site / undertake surveys

  • Ensuring Permit to Dig, Temporary Works and other safety systems are implemented

  • To assist the construction supervisor/project manager in the management of site staff and provide technical advice/assistance where required

  • Assist project managers / engineers with temporary works designs for ongoing projects

  • Engaging with third parties in communicating aspects of the design that require explanation or clarification

  • Provide feedback to supervising engineers / managers on the effectiveness of materials, specialist contractors, plant and designers being used on site.

  • Collate, update and file documents electronically onto the main server

  • To adhere to existing working practices, methods, procedures, undertake relevant training and development activities and to respond positively to new and alternative systems.

  • To comply with health and safety legislation, policies and procedures in the performance of the duties of the post.

  • To maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate.

  • Behave in a professional and appropriate manner

  • Responsible for the safety, quality, productivity and accuracy of their own work.

  • Be punctual, polite & respectful at all times

  • Travel within the UK to various site locations shall be required regularly.

  • Perform other reasonable duties as assigned by the department head.


The successful candidate will have the following:


Competencies: Knowledge & Experience


  • Minimum of two years’ work experience in civil engineering and/or earthworks

  • Minimum HNC/HND qualification in Civil Engineering

  • Experience and up to date knowledge of surveying software

  • Must be computer literate and specifically knowledgeable in MicroStation/AutoCAD and proficient using Microsoft office

  • Experience of 3D scanning, point cloud and Building Information Management systems (BIM) would be highly advantageous.

  • Experience with codes of practice for concrete and steel work design (EN & BS codes)

  • Experience in co-ordination of the civil/structural works, completion of construction activities, reviewing contractor method statements and ensuring compliance with all applicable standards and contract requirements during design and on site

  • Ability to discuss complex technical issues and with key stakeholders, ability to persuade and influence working knowledge of CDM 2015 Regulations the Designer and principal Contractors role

  • Good timekeeper

  • Responsible, conscientious, punctual, highly organised, self-motivated and able to work under pressure, both on own initiative and as part of a busy team.

  • Full UK Driving Licence.


Core Value Behaviours:


  • Takes responsibility for decision-making, with autonomy and within the guidelines of the work instruction, for their workplace, and for their productivity. Ability to work well with others

  • Enquires and seeks guidance, in order to understand the processes and associated industrial applications.

  • Consistently and reliably deliver expectations in safety, production, quality, ethics and self-development

  • Follows the specified procedures and controls and be personally responsible and accountable for their production work and personal development

  • Committed to Equality and Diversity

  • Reflect on current and past performance and provide information and recommendations for continuous improvements in efficiency and effectiveness of working practices, and training and development requirements


Applying


Contact for this job: Lisa Doyle

Method of application: CV

Email address to send applications to: recruitment@wilcock.co.uk