Site Engineer - Civils

Posted 25 June 2024
Salary £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: travel, company car, profit share bonus
Job type Permanent
Sectors Infrastructure
Contact NameRob Hobdell

Job description

An organically growing niche Civil Contractor is looking to recruit a Site Engineer to initially support with a high-profile project in central London.  Working from river and shore, you'll gain unique technical experience including working with floating plant, barges and specialist diving activities.
Why might you want to consider this position? 
  • You'd be on a first name basis with everyone in the business, including the CEO 
  • The working environment and culture is as far from a corporate as you can get (feel free to bring your dog to work!)
  • With their planned growth, there is real opportunity for you to quickly progress to Site Agent
  • You'd gain unique engineering experience
As a niche and highly specialised Marine civil contractor, they offer a unique service to their client base which sits across both the Public and Private Sectors, including high net worth individuals. Typically operating as a Principal Contractor, they delivery design & build projects up to around £12M in value. They excel at winning work by offering alternate technical solutions and add further value through the ECI process. 
On completion of this project, the intention will be for you to support with ongoing works along the Thames or alternatively move to one of their other larger projects in Suffolk or Hampshire.
As a Site Engineer, you'll be responsible for:
  • Instrumentation and monitoring
  • Keeping up to date with construction drawings
  • Managing the quality and health & safety
  • Resolving technical problems
  • Assisting with RAMS and other site paperwork
For you to be successful in this position, you will:
  • Hold demonstrable experience in delivering civil engineering projects, with values more than £3M
  • Be educated to HND or Degree (or equivalent) level in Civil Engineering
  • Ideally have experience of working on Marine or wet civils projects. Alternatively, be well versed in earthworks and piling.
  • Have a clean driving licence and a willingness to travel across London and the Southeast (within reason)
On offer is a salary of between 35,000 - 40,000 per annum with a travel allowance OR company vehicle, contribution pension, profit share bonus and 25 days holiday
There’s only so much we can include in the advert, so if you're interested then please call us on 020 3998 7671 or email us a copy of your CV (it doesn't have to be up to date) and we'll call you. 
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