Site Engineer – Sisk Group – Hereford

Sisk Group

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Site Engineer 

We are recruiting for a Site Engineer to join our UK Civils Division in the South, the first project will be our highways improvement scheme at Junction 8 of the M11 at Bishops Stortford. This scheme comprises of the widening of two slip roads and the construction of a new signalised junction. You esponsible for all technical aspects of setting out the site. An integral part of the Technical site team (with emphasis on control of the works and technical advice). The Engineer will carry out their work in accordance with company standard procedures and discharge their duties as listed in the Sisk Safety Policy. We are also recruiting for a Section Engineer. 

Job Description 
Setting out the works in accordance with drawings, specifications and site surveys

Liaising with the project planning engineer regarding construction programmes

Checking materials and work in progress for compliance with the specified requirements

Observance of safety requirements

Resolving technical issues with employer’s representatives, suppliers, subcontractors

and statutory authorities

Quality control in accordance with Sisk procedures, method statements, quality plans and inspection and test plans, all prepared by the project management team and by subcontractors

Liaising with company or project purchasing department to ensure that purchase orders adequately define the specified requirements

Supervising and mentoring Graduate and Trainee Engineers

Measurement and valuation (in collaboration with the project quantity surveyor where appropriate).

Providing data in respect of variation orders and site instructions

Preparing record drawings, technical reports, site diary

Carry out schedule of current condition before works commence

Assist project management team to maintain and monitor safe working practices on site. This includes reviewing sub-contractor’s health and safety plan, and writing method statements when required

Set up drawing register and check drawings and specifications for adequacy and coordination

Assist with managing any direct works undertaken on site

Take responsibility for checking and keeping records of delivered material e.g. concrete, concrete blocks, hollow rib decking, reinforcement etc., to ensure all materials used on site are in line with the specification. (To include adequate checks on s/c materials also)

Carries out snagging and de-snagging during construction process and prior to handover

Actively manages own self development
Experience & Skills
At least 3 years post qualification experience with good knowledge of the sector or experience within a project based organisation

Articulate and numerate capable of delivering reports orally and written in an objective and persuasive manner

Displays good interpersonal and communication skills and acts in an independent and professional manner with the ability to influence others including senior management

Working knowledge of Temporary works and the Sisk Temporary works procedures

Can demonstrate initiative and resilience

Ability to gather, analyse and evaluate facts

Ability to build strong relationships with delivery teams and project managers

The ability to assess, analyse and adapt their approach to the specific circumstances on any given project

Manage and interrogate 3D models across a number of disciplines.

Has knowledge & understanding of managing 4D planning

BIM Awareness and understanding of the BIM Process.

Experience with a common data environment. (CDE)

Contribute to the project document control requirements.
Qualifications/ Training 
Completed HND/ BEng/ MEng Civil Engineering degree

Managing Safety in Construction training

Current full driving licence

Recognised safety programme, qualified and up to date

First Aid

Lifting Supervisor / Crane Awareness training

Temporary works co-ordinator training

Is working towards professional status, EI, ICE, CIOB etc.

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