Section Engineer – Roads and Structures – Walsall
We are recruiting for a Section Engineer to work on £40million upgrade to a major motorway junction. The Section Engineer will report into a Site Agent and will be working on diverting utilities, earthworks, drainage and heavy structures including bridges and supports
The role of Section Engineer is to deliver the Section of Works in time. They must understand the project set-up, the roles played by different members of the team and details of the site and construction. The Section Engineer will allocate tasks to Site Engineers and supervise the task completion. They will ensure the Inspection and Test Plans, and Quality Check Sheets are completed as soon as the checks can be completed to ensure that the works are delivered to specification. They will oversee engineering requirements demanded in the delivery of a section of work or on larger projects, of a subcontractor, to meet the construction programme.
Duties as Section Engineer:
·Allocate tasks to Site Engineers and supervise the task completion.
·Ensure the Inspection and Test Plans, and Quality Check Sheets are completed as soon as the checks can be completed.
·Oversee engineering requirements demanded in the delivery of a section of work or on larger projects, of a subcontractor, to meet the construction programme.
·Make effective use of document control to manage distribution of information. Develop and Approve relevant procedures specific to their area of works.
·In association with the General Foreman, assess the plant and resource requirements to meet the demands of site and office based works.
·Approve method statements and risk assessments and ensure they are being followed throughout the works.
·Ensure Site Engineers complete setting out in accordance with design.
·Ensure Design Drawings are marked up to reflect works completed as the works are finished.
·Liaise with other Section Engineers/Foremen to ensure any clashes on site are managed to ensure a smooth flow of work.
·Regularly review procedures to ensure they are as efficient as possible
Person Specification for Section Engineer
·Previous experience as a Site/Section Engineer is essential
·HNC/HND/Degree qualified Civil Engineer
This is an excellent opportunity for a Section Engineer to work for one of the country’s oldest and most successful construction groups with business interests across all areas of construction and grow with this to Site Agent and beyond with award winning training and development.