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Site Engineer

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    Professional & Technical Jobs

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    Market related

  • Contact:

    Steve Woodward

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  • Job ref:

    SW - 007 - 1067

  • Published:

    23 days ago

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SW - 007 - 1067

Site Engineer

£300 - £370 per day


3 – 4 Month contract

Based in Havant, Hampshire

Position good to knows

  • Working on an exciting civils and infrastructure joint venture project
  • We are looking for an experienced freelance site engineer to set out ducting and associated services including a new entrance road
  • The project consists of a multi phased new build reservoir valued into the millions

Overview of the Setting out Engineer role

  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site; QA, temporary works checks, temporary works co – ordination
  • Checking plans, drawings and setting out co – ordination
  • Supporting the Site Manager and Site Team with daily operations as required
  • Setting out on site using Total Station

Your key duties as the Site Setting out Engineer will be

  • Acting for the main contractor on site liaising with subcontractors and associated construction contractors
  • Ensuring that all materials used, and work performed are as per specifications.
  • Managing, monitoring, and interpreting the construction design drawings supplied by the structural engineer, architect & engineers
  • Review design drawings for constructability in advance of the works
  • Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project
  • Liaise with suppliers regarding technical matters as and when required
  • Supervise and monitor all temporary works on site ensuring all as per design
  • Liaise with Group and external consultants where necessary
  • Day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors
  • Monitor and evaluate quality control
  • Coordinating site drawings
  • Inspect construction work for compliance with specs and drawings
  • Ensure permits are being issued and carried out correctly
  • Develop strong relationships with sub-contractors to deliver the desired outputs—on time and on budget, with high attention to quality and detail
  • Maintain site records and quality assurance documentation
  • Supervision of direct trade and labour, subcontractors i.e. giving the gridlines/levels to groundwork or, services and civil works

Additional duties of the Successful Site Setting Out Engineer

  • Assist Senior Engineer to manage subcontractor packages from commencement to completion
  • Carry out Quality Assurance checks with subcontractor to what is required/expected is delivered
  • Ensure smooth flow of information between design team and subcontractors
  • Report to the Senior Engineer on project safety, progress, technical decisions, changes and other significant events on site to Senior Engineer

Key must have’s you should have as the successful Setting out Engineer

  • Previous experience as a Setting Out Engineer
  • CSCS Card
  • First Aid At Work Certificate
  • You must have your own transport and be able to commute due to site location
  • Experience of using total stations: Geo max, Topcon, TS16, TS15, and GPS etc.

Next step to apply for this Setting out Engineer role:

As a candidate with construction site experience, you will already know the technical specifications of this role, but following your application of interest, you will:

✔ Receive a full detailed introduction about this role

✔ Full technical specification

✔ Information on the client, location, projects and package

✔ Discussion on your synergy for this role and next steps

3D Personnel Ltd specialise in working within the construction sector where we work with companies who design, construct and maintain the built environment. In addition to this advertised role, we also place Assistant Site Managers | Site Supervisor | Site Managers | Senior Site Managers | Contracts Managers | Project Managers | Construction Managers | Construction Directors | Construction Project Directors

To achieve the higher rate you must demonstrate experience on site

3D Personnel are acting as an employment business

Reference ID: SW - 007 - 1067