Vacancy Detail

Site Engineer

Salary: Negotiable
Location: Edinburgh
Ref: GGSE110
Job description
Your New Company

One of the countries' longest standing privately-owned civil engineering contractors, operating for over 4 decades from their base in the East Coast. The business specialises in delivering residential groundworks packages for some of the largest and most active house builders in Scotland.


Your New Role

Due to continued growth projected over the next 6-12 months, the contractor requires an experienced site engineer to join them on a permanent basis to cover multiple sites in Edinburgh and the Lothians.


Key Responsibilities

Setting-out of all elements on site; Roads and Sewers, Foundations, Brickwork, Services etc
Ensure that the drawings and specification documents contain sufficient, accurate information for construction of the works.
Ensure that the drawings, details, and specifications are fully adhered to on site
Assist in the preparation of 'as-built' drawings
Monitor and record progress of work to be reviewed against time, quality, dimensions and quantity.
Provide engineering support to ensure technical problems are overcome and technical queries are answered
Provide assistance to the measurement department where required for example earthworks surveys.
Material and quality management.
Maintain survey books as required by Senior Engineer
Assist in the recording and checking of workmanship and materials, i.e., drainage, concrete, brickwork etc.
Recording all Variations on site & ensuring works are agreed before commencement & subsequently signed off
Regularly checking the setting out points and benchmarks and checking that all setting out instruments and measuring equipment are within calibration


Experience / Requirements

Must have a minimum of 2 years experience setting out residential groundworks packages
Fully conversant with the use of robotic total station or EDM instruments
Technically competent in dealing with all aspects of site duties
Ideally holding a HNC or above in Civil Engineering
Driving licence
CSCS Card


Please apply now with your most up to date CV, or call me on 0141 212 1468 for more information.
If this role is not for you but you'd like to have a conversation regarding your next career move, don't hesitate to give us a call in confidence.