Site Engineer


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent March 21st 2019 £40,000 APH/FP/2019/2103SE Pippa Holland

Site Engineer

Warrington

£40,000 plus car allowance, pension, healthcare, 24 days holidays

Main contractor offering general building services working in North West along the Manchester and Liverpool corridor.

Responsibilities

  • Acting as the main technical adviser on a construction site for subcontractors, crafts people and operatives;
  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site;
  • Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations;
  • Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications;
  • Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant;
  • Agreeing a price for materials and making cost-effective solutions and proposals for the intended project;
  • Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect;
  • Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project;
  • Liaising with the local authority (where appropriate to the project) to ensure compliance with local construction regulations and by-laws;
  • Communicating with clients and their representatives (architects, engineers and surveyors), including attending regular meetings to keep them informed of progress;
  • Day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors;
  • Planning the work and efficiently organising the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines;
  • Overseeing quality control and health and safety matters on site;
  • Preparing reports as required;
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.