Section Engineer in Hertfordshire Apply

Location: Hertfordshire

Salary: £270.00 per day

Recruiter: Carmichael UK

Date Advertised: 2021-04-27

My client, a well-known contractor on a major infrastructure project in Hertfordshire, is seeking a Section Engineer to join the team on a contract basis. You will be responsible for:

Method Statements


Programme of the works

Construction process

Engineering specifications

Set out and measurement

Quality control, certificate and compliance


The Section Engineer will be responsible for:

Liaise with the client representative and designers over design issues/changes.

Assist the site management team to manage sections of the work/specific sub-contract packages.

Take responsibility for checking and keeping records of delivered material, to ensure all materials used on site are in line with the specification. To include adequate checks on subcontractor materials.

Carry out checks for quality in accordance with the inspection and test plan throughout the contract and duly record.

Establish records; calibration documents and check registers for all instruments on-site, including subcontractor’s instruments. Keep accurate records for excavations, reduce dig, concrete pours, reinforcement etc. and convey to the commercial team

Establish method statements and inspection and test plans.

Establish and monitor detailed programme with the aim of meeting the milestones of the Project general programme

Take reasonable care for the safety of themselves and of any other person who may be affected by what they do or fail to do at work

Co-operate with their employers or any other persons in the performance of their statutory duties

Skills & Experience

The post holder will be educated to degree or higher level or equivalent in a numerate discipline, typically an Engineering discipline. A lower educational level, typically HNC or HND may be acceptable where a very significant level of experience in a technical engineering role can be demonstrated.

Demonstrable previous relevant experience within construction engineering, including Earthworks, Ground stabilisation, deep drainage and especially in deep foundations (secant piled or diaphragm walls)

Experience of managing or assisting with the management of programmes of work, ensuring the project runs to schedule

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