Section Engineer – Civil Engineering Main Contractor Job, Wiltshire

Section Engineer

Highways, Rail & Bridges

A Section Engineer is currently required to join a Tier 1 International Civil Engineering Main Contractor to join their award-winning Pre-Construction team based in the South West / Wiltshire area.

The company have recently had a surge in tender wins supporting local authorities and HS2 across a number of projects to include Highways, Rail and Civil Engineering Projects.

As the appointed Section Engineer you will have responsibility for the following:

  • Managing and co-ordinating the activities of the site engineers to ensure all setting-out and quality control procedures are performed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Develop weekly programmes to ensure that programme and productivity are achieved
  • Complete inspection and test plans, risk assessments and method statements
  • Communicate with works managers, foremen, gangers, workforce and sub-contractors
  • Ensure that records of resources employed on additional works are maintained.
  • Taking off and site measures of materials to allow them to be controlled efficiently
  • Ensure all delivery tickets are cost coded are accounted for and logged
  • Keep a full and accurate daily site diary, including any changes / variations


  • Degree qualified in Civil Engineering
  • Experience of working with NEC 3 Contracts
  • Previous experience of working within Highways, Bridge Replacements or ideally Rail projects
  • Technical knowledge of construction techniques and best practices.
  • Computer competence (MS Word, Excel, Document control system).
  • Relevant CSCS Card

In return you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits.

Please apply below or contact Laura Stephenson for further information.

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