senior site engineer

Location: South London, London Salary: Up to £250 per day
Sector: Construction, Production Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Stefan Beck

We are urgently seeking a Senior Site Engineer for an intial 3 month contract to work on two active projects. 1. based in clapham - SW4 and the other in Rochester - Kent

As the Senior Site Engineer, you will work in conjunction with the Site Team to ensure construction is carried out accurately; that quality is maintained; records are kept; abortive or defective work is avoided and that satisfactory progress is achieved.

Clapham - This project will comprise of the construction of a 4 storey apartment block in the Clapham area. This role will be predominantly overseeing the construction of a 1 storey basement and construction of RC Framework for the site.

Rochester - My client is the sub contractor for this project for the following aspects - Groundoworks, Drainage, foundations, paving and concreting. this project comprises of the construction of 489 commercial use dwellings, 885 sqm commercial floorspace, site access/spine road, parking and open space and landscaping.

Responsibilities of the Senior Site Engineer.

  • Assist in the preparation of 'as-built drawings'.
  • Establishing effective systems to record work completed updating the Project Quality Plan accordingly.
  • To assist in managing systems to enable the progress of work to be reviewed against time, quality, dimensions and quantity.
  • Assist in the recording and testing of workmanship and materials, i.e., drainage, concrete, piling, brickwork etc.
  • Provides engineering support to ensure technical problems are overcome and technical queries are answered.
  • Responsible for setting out works constructed within allowable tolerances.
  • Regularly checking the setting out points and benchmarks and checking that all setting out instruments and measuring equipment are delivered to site with a calibration certificate and recorded accordingly.
  • Ensures workforce understand setting out information has been identified as suitable for the type of work being carried out.
  • Assist in the preparation of sketches for distribution on site, ensuring clear communication channels are in place for effective understanding
  • To be aware of the provisions of the Safety, Health and Environmental Management System and to assist in its implementation to ensure a safe working environment.
  • Responsible for providing and maintaining setting out and dimensional control, to ensure accurate construction of the work.
  • Familiar with Quality Management System.
  • Record instructions.
  • Maintain drawing register.

Key Skills and Qualifications:

  • Related HNC/Degree or equivalent.
  • Experience in a similar role


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