Site Engineer

  • UCA Consulting
  • Warrington, Cheshire
  • Oct 26, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

What you’ll be doing day to day

  • To ensure Health & Safety are of paramount importance
  • To regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve construction performance.
  • Ensure commercial challenge at all times
  • Setting out (marking the position of structures) and levelling the site
  • Surveying the site and locating buried services
  • Checking drawings & quantities & ensuring that the calculations are accurate for the work
  • Helping with the selection and purchase of materials for use in the construction and their value
  • Planning the work and efficiently organising site facilities in order to meet an agreed programme of deadlines
  • Liaising with any consultants and / or sub-contractors engaged in the project
  • Attending regular meetings with clients and consultants, and keeping them informed of progress
  • Supervising and monitoring the site labour force and monitoring the work of any subcontractors
  • Issuing any relevant permits and ensuring they are implemented correctly
  • Overseeing quality control and safety matters on the site, and ensuring that regulations are up to date
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties, and other problems that may occur
  • Promote Near Miss and Positive Intervention reporting
  • Engage with Supply Chain
  • Quality Assurance
  • Development of strong team working relationships
  • Helping to ensure all project KPI`s and KPM`s are achieved
  • Upload documentation as and when necessary in line with business requirements to C:folders
  • Ensuring compliance to Highways & Utilities procedures through weekly returns where required
  • Cost risk management and early identification of problematic issues on site
  • Bring innovative ideas
  • Ensure weekly compliance with T2C information

The experience we’re looking for in a candidate

  • An industry applicable qualification
  • Heavy civil engineering experience is essential
  • Highways site engineering experience is essential
  • Working knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering principles
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
  • Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required
  • Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence
  • Flexibility, resilience and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels
  • Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service
  • Experience in a fast paced, national and multi-site business
  • Self-starter who has the ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines

What we can offer you

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company car / Car allowance
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance
  • Free Parking
  • Flexible Working
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution