Senior /Site Engineer


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Southern Home Counties - Kent Permanent July 27th 2018 £40,000 - £50,000 BTC/FP/08/18/SSE Brian Colton

Senior / Site Engineer

£40,000 - £50,000 plus package

Chatham, Kent

Our client, an established and recognised main contractor with a £100 million turnover, is looking to recruit a Senior / Site Engineer for a £30 million residential development in the Kent area. The project is made up of two 7 storey concrete frame buildings which will house 200 apartments with retail and commercial space on ground floors.

The client is looking for experienced people to undertake and deliver this project to high standards and a proven track record in similar schemes and values is a must.

The Senior / Site Engineer role will include the following duties:

  • Assisting the Project Team supervise sub-contractors
  • Keeping accurate as-built records
  • Communicating site information/surveys to the design team
  • Instrument calibration records & compliance
  • Ensuring on-site compliance with Engineers/Architects etc. Specifications
  • Checking technical designs and drawings to ensure that they are followed correctly
  • Checking sub-contractor setting out in line with construction drawings
  • Providing technical advice and solving problems on site
  • Helping the Project Team resolve any unexpected technical difficulties & problems that may arise
  • Identify any opportunities for value engineering
  • Monitoring site survey control
  • Issuing/closing out RFI’s between the Site Team and Design Team
  • Issuing and closing out Non-Conformance Reports where required
  • Keeping an accurate daily site diary
  • Completing pre-pour / post-pour inspections
  • Documenting and filing all post pour information and QA
  • Temporary Works: preparing design briefs for the TW Designers and checking on-site installations
  • Keeping accurate ground work as-built records and quantities for the Commercial Team
  • Liaising with Statutory Authorities
  • Attend Weekly Progress Meetings with the Sub-Contractors
  • Keeping health and safety manager/s informed on all changes which they need to be aware of.
  • Ensuring that all operatives on site are working safely and within the guidelines set out by the HSE and our Health, Safety & Environmental Management Systems.