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Site Engineer

SITE ENGINEER - HS2 Project Your new company

Our client is an internationally renowned Tier 1 contractor, who provide a range of civils and construction projects throughout the United Kingdom and abroad. Due to a new project phase, there is now a need for multiple site engineers to join the HS2 project for an immediate start.

Your new role

As the Site Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Support of management team and co-ordination with on-site operations
  • Maintaining progress in line with and assistance with 4 weekly look-ahead
  • Measure quantities of concrete for pours
  • Confirming materials deliveries match requisitions
  • Attend daily SOS meeting to plan following days works with subcontractors
  • Attend progress meetings (Weekly look-ahead meetings)
  • Attend RAMS readiness reviews for a better understanding of the works
  • Ensure temporary works installed as per design and liaise with TWS/TWC
  • Track daily progress & report this to Section Engineer
  • Attendance at daily cascade briefings
  • Preparing the SOS and ensure it is in place for the morning briefing

Health, Safety and Environment

  • Ensure all correct documentation (e.g. Signed TBS's, RAMS & Permits) is in place for upcoming works, working with subcontractors to assist as required
  • Ensure safe systems of work are in place and being adhered to in accordance with safety management procedures
  • Reporting near misses, observations and close calls
  • Taking part and attending SHE inspections
  • CAT and genny training and use on site
  • Ensure all permits are closed and returned to the office
  • Work with Site Supervisors to resolve any issues on site, escalating to SE/SA as appropriate
  • Work with Site Supervisors to ensure good H&S standards on site and feedback any best practice to wider team


  • ITP's - Carrying out quality checks and raising any concerns with senior management
  • Planning and ordering of materials in time for the work to commence
  • Writing of permits for the section of works
  • Preparing TBS's for section of works
  • Compiling of site diaries
  • Know and understand drawings, schedules, specifications and permits relevant to the package and ensure working to the latest revision
  • Create and review task briefing sheets
  • Complete TBS relevance checks daily

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful in this role you will preferably have a Degree in Civil Engineering and have previous experience in a similar role. Furthermore, you'll be a team player who will be comfortable with using all the latest technical apparatus available to a competent level as a Civils/SO Engineer.

In return you will be rewarded with a very competitive day rate of £220 - £280 a day along with the experience of working on one of the most highly publicised projects in the UK.

If you feel you have the necessary skills set to be successful in this role, please apply be

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Site Engineer

no work experience required
£50,000 - £74,999

Published on 13 Mar 2020

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