Senior Engineer

June 2, 2024

Job Description

Contract Scotland is seeking an experienced Senior Site Engineer for a civil engineering contractor, focusing on various commercial projects across the West Central Belt of Scotland. This role is ideal for someone with a solid civil engineering background and at least 4 years of experience, particularly in the groundwork and infrastructure sectors.

Role Overview: As a Senior Site Engineer, you will play a crucial role in the engineering team, ensuring projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Setting Out and Surveying: Conduct site surveys and set out works accurately.
  • Strategy Implementation: Execute strategies as discussed with management.
  • Record Maintenance: Keep detailed records at all times.
  • Plan and Drawing Checks: Verify the accuracy of plans, drawings, and quantities.
  • Quality Control and Safety: Oversee quality control and health and safety on site.
  • Cost Management: Strive to reduce costs and maintain budgets.
  • Quality Procedures: Ensure company quality procedures are followed at all times.
  • Project Completion: Aim to complete projects on time and within budget.
  • Mentoring: Support and mentor junior staff on site.
  • Team Support: Assist the team and undertake other site engineering duties as required.
  • Relationship Building: Develop good working relationships with staff, clients, and subcontractors.

Required Background and Experience:

  • Qualification: Civil engineering qualification (HND/C or Degree).
  • Experience: At least 4 years of experience as a Site Engineer with a civil engineering contractor.
  • Groundwork and Infrastructure: Experience in setting out for groundworks and infrastructure projects.
  • Technical Skills: Knowledge of CAD or ground modelling is desirable but not essential.
  • CSCS Card: A valid CSCS card is required.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply with a copy of your most recent CV or for more information, contact Karin Campbell on (phone number removed) quoting J44027.

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