• Job Location: Leith
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Job Closing Date: 2 February 2024

Summary:

Reporting to the Site Manager, as Senior Site Engineer you will be an integral part of an on-site management team tasked with delivering a quality project, on budget, safely and on time.

 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the Site Manager with daily operations as required
  • Acting as the main technical adviser on site for specialist subcontractors, concrete frame contractor
  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site; QA, temporary works checks, temporary works co – ordination
  • Checking plans, drawings and setting out co – ordination;
  • Prior knowledge of calling off reinforcement from schedules and ability to read reinforcement drawings
  • Ensuring that all materials used, and work performed are as per specifications;
  • Managing, monitoring and interpreting the construction design drawings supplied by the structural engineer, architect & MEP engineers
  • Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project;
  • Day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors;
  • Planning the work and efficiently organising the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines;
  • Overseeing quality control and the implementation of the McAleer & Rushe “Think Smart” management of health & safety on site;
  • Preparing reports as required for senior site manager & project manager;
  • Pro – active approach to resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise and associated reporting to senior site manager and project manager.
  • Any other duties as required by management.

 

Education / Experience:

  • A Degree / HND in engineering or other relevant discipline
  • A current valid CSR / CSCS Card
  • A minimum of 5 years postgraduate experience
  • Previous experience of setting out £5m+ structures
  • Previous experience of calling off reinforcement and ability to read reinforcement drawings
  • Operational knowledge of current Health & Safety regulations
  • Excellent communication and planning skills
  • Able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Self-motivated with a drive to achieve results
  • IT literate with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and AutoCAD
  • Flexibility with regards to site location within the UK & Ireland
  • Candidates should have the appropriate work permit or the right to work in the UK.

To apply for this role please forward your CV to recruitment@mcaleer-rushe.co.uk or call 028 8676 3741 to discuss in confidence.

McAleer & Rushe is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.