​Site Engineer

Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent November 19th 2018 £30,000 - £35,000 + package BTC/FP/2018/1911SE Brian Colton

Site Engineer

North West

£30,000 - £35,000 + Package

Minimum 5-10 years of construction experience.

On behalf of a highly successful and growing main contractor, we are looking for a Site Engineer to work on various projects across the North West. The Site Engineer will report into the site Management team and work alongside other Site Engineers on the projects.


  • managing parts of construction projects
  • overseeing building work
  • undertaking surveys
  • setting out sites and organising facilities
  • checking technical designs and drawings to ensure that they are followed correctly
  • ensuring projects meet agreed specifications, budgets or timescales
  • liaising with clients, subcontractors and other professional staff, especially quantity surveyors and the overall project manager
  • providing technical advice and solving problems on site
  • preparing site reports and filling in other paperwork
  • liaising with quantity surveyors about the ordering and negotiating the price of materials
  • ensuring that health and safety and sustainability policies and legislation are adhered to


  • BEng Civil Engineering (or equivalent industry Qualification)
  • CSCS Card
  • SMSTS preferred
  • Site Engineering experience
  • 5 years + construction experience

Key Skills

  • Commercial awareness – an understanding of how your actions can affect profitability of a project
  • Team working and communication
  • Technical skills
  • An eye for detail
  • Problem solving
  • Management skills