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Site Engineer

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

  • Contact email:

    tfrancis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    TFR507_1635435762

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-27

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Site Engineer or Senior Site Engineer - Rails
West London
£30,000 - £50,000

Overall Job Scope
Responsible for the field management of contracts work sites.

Core Activities, Duties and Key Tasks
Installation, commissioning and monitoring of geotechnical and structural
instrumentation on site, and ensuring all works are carried out in a timely and cost
effective manner
Attending meetings, liaising with clients, agreeing programme and sequence of works
Liaising with suppliers, sub-contractors and site personnel
Hiring necessary plant and sub-contractors in liaison with the Contracts Manager
Keeping proper records of all site activities and submitting to Contracts Manager
Preparation of a measure for works carried out and submitting to Contracts Manager
Looking for continuously and communicating to the Contracts Manager, ideas for
improving the quality and efficiency of the Company's operations, products and services.
Keeping own work areas and any equipment used clean and tidy wherever possible
Training other employees in technical and operation matters and above responsibilities,
as and when required
Keeping proper records of all works carried out
Taking appropriate steps to ensure health and safety of employees and sub-contractors
and compliance with the Company's and Main Contractors safety policies
Carrying out other related duties as may from time to time be required
The post holder will be required to perform other reasonable duties at the request of senior
staff. This job description is subject to amendment in line with the developing service and
following consultation with the post holder.

Education and qualifications
GCSE English and Maths (A-C) or equivalent. Desirable
CSCS Card Desirable
DLR Track Awareness Card Desirable
Sentinel Card Desirable
Driving Licence Essential
Skills and knowledge
An aptitude for technical tasks. Essential
Computer Literate in MS Office applications Essential
Enjoy working outdoors Essential

Abilities
Able to produce work in an accurate and timely manner Essential
Able to work effectively and responsibly without close supervision Essential
Able to work with a variety of people both internally and externally Essential
Able to prioritise work Essential
Able to convey technical information articulately Essential
Able to use email and internet applications Essential
Able to work under pressure Essential
Able to adjust priorities at short notice Essential
Able to rapidly understand new ideas and concepts Essential

Experience
Working in construction environment Essential
Working in tunnelling/London Underground environments Desirable