Section Engineer – Road Construction

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere


My client is a leading contractor who work on major roads construction projects all over the world and have an excellent reputation. They are currently working on a major roads construction and maintenance project in Wales and are looking to recruit an experienced section engineer. The role will include;

Engineering Control:

•Carry out complex setting out

•Provision of ‘primary’ setting out control and recognizes the optimum location for installation

•Coaches subordinates in the use of setting out techniques


•Produces Activity Control Plans

•Actively uses the Specification as a reference document

•Maintains a comprehensive filing system of quality records

•Identifies, raises and actions Non-Conformance Reports

•Identifies and raises Technical Queries with possible solutions

•Health Safety & Environmental

•Produces Method Statements and Risk Assessments

•Prepares and raises Temporary Works Briefs

•Carries out ‘short term’, Visitors Induction

•Completes Accident Book and associated reports as required


•Produces a weekly programme and measures progress against KPI’s

•Communicates weekly programme and targets to the workforce


•Collates Weekly Measure information and monitors wastage against budget allowances / KPI’s

•Carries out a labour and plant reconciliation

•Identifies items of additional work and raises the necessary notifications

•Works to specific terms, conditions and outputs of relevant subcontractors and suppliers

Candidates should have a degree in civil engineering or a similar qualification but should be able to demonstrate experience of working ads a section engineer or site engineer working on major roads, highways or motorway projects

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