Site Engineer

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
  • Location: East of EnglandUK
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client is seeking a Site Engineer to join their team in Cambridgeshire. Our client provides world-class construction and construction related services across a diverse range of industries and sectors.

This project is a 350 unit residential development near Cambridge University which is due to run for 2 years. This is a permanent, PAYE position.

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  • Liaising with
    • Senior Engineer
    • Site Clerk – material and plant requisitioning and assisting the control of plant and equipment on site
    • Junior Quantity Surveyors –  re-measurement work
    • Quality & Environmental Manager, maintaining site records in accordance with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 requirements
    • Site  Manager and Sub-Contractors
    • Health & Safety Officer – promoting the implementation of the Safety Management System
  • Setting out and checking works as required for the project
  • Co-ordinating Sub-Contractors including maintaining a daily Site Diary detailing manpower levels for each Sub-contractor and keeping accurate notes of all on-site activities
  • Scheduling daily Work Programmes
  • Scheduling steel reinforcement and other material requisitions
  • Making of concrete cubes including recording locations, sending for testing and analysing results as well as other quality checks as required
  • Taking site and foundation levels
  • Preparing engineering drawings and engineering calculations for planning applications
  • Ensure maintenance of drawing register and ensuring proper distribution of all drawings.
  • Attending weekly management team meetings
  • Provide clear leadership and direction to the site team while maintaining a professional manner is essential


  • Engineering Degree/Diploma Required
  • Minimum of 2 years engineering experience working on large scale high density residential or commercial projects
  • Computer literate in Design Software
  • Competent in the use of instruments such as EDMs, Total Stations, Laser Levels or Dumpy Levels
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team

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