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Section Engineer - M20

£34,000 - £36,000

UK / South East

Civil Engineering



Isabel Walder
020 8892 0115

Isabel specialises in the recruitment of mid to senior level professionals within the Civil Engineering and Infrastructure sectors. She began her recruitment career in 2005 after graduating at Kingston University with a Masters in Accounting and Finance. Isabel currently recruits for Se


Job Description

REF: 13057
Posted: 16 November 2017
Closes: 08 December 2017

We are working with a leading multidisciplinary Tier 1 contractor that delivers pioneering engineering solutions across the civil engineering and construction sectors including rail, highways, energy, water, and environmental infrastructure. Their success is founded on their ability to deliver in challenging environments and regularly winning repeat business from established clients.

A Section Engineer is required for a £100m Highways project which includes the upgrade of a major junction. Based between London Bridge and Kent, duties will include:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Complete Understanding of all the project objectives.
  • Build, develop, support and maintain the team.
  • Build and maintain a good relationship with the client and all external parties.
  • Management of a team of engineers and graduates
  • Development, Management and Maintenance of Site Management Plan
  • Identify and evaluate risks, determine and manage actions, maintain Risk Register
  • Manage and control changes to scope, requirements, personnel etc.
  • Monitor progress against cost plans, programmes and quality/environmental plans
  • Manage stakeholder engagement
  • Develop and protect our subcontractor relationships
  • Manage the design
  • Contribute to our recognition within the industry
  • Prepare and present project reports
  • Liaise with line management re: approvals and decisions at key stages
  • Ensure all post completion paperwork – H&S Files, As-Builts etc are completed in timely manner
  • Ensure completion certificate is issued by client

Experience Required

  • Degree or Masters in Civil Engineering
  • Experience in working large infrastructure projects including roads, rail and structures
  • Knowledge of the requirements of CDM regulations
  • Ability to produce Work Package Plans, Task Briefing Sheets,
  • Knowledge of Safety, Quality and Environmental issues
  • Experience in construction.

This is an excellent role for Section Engineers looking to join a leading Main Contractor who can offer plenty of future progression on some of the UK’s most prestigious, technically demanding infrastructure projects.

If you are seeking a career move but this position is not right for you please browse the other vacancies on our website. We are specialists in Rail and Civil Recruitment and have a range of posts available. We also welcome speculative applications.