Section Engineer / Site Manager

Section Engineer / Site Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits: Car Allowance, Fuel Card, Mobile

  • Contact:

    Curtis Sanderson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8958

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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About the Role:

An exciting permanent opportunity has arisen for a competent Site Manager/Section Engineer to join a growing, family-run, Civil Engineering Contractor based in North Wales/Cheshire.

The Client is a local Civil Engineering contractor specialising in minor road works, typically ranging from £50k-£200k in value. Their core focus lies with surface dressing, civil engineering and associated trades, with the majority of services being delivered by their specialist in house team of circa 40 staff.

The successful candidate will come in as the Contract Directors ‘right hand man’, taking away a lot of the delivery responsibility, freeing up time for the CD to support the sharp growth of the business. This opening is perfect for any individual who wants to not only diversify their skill-set and be presented with significant career development opportunities, but also feel valued and reassured in the knowledge you are having a direct positive impact on the overall direction of the business.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Reporting directly into the Contracts Director, you will be required to oversee all project delivery of multiple minor works schemes, consisting of;
  • Organising and managing labour and operatives, toolbox talks, carrying out site inspections, measuring up works, ordering of materials, health & safety representation, setting-out
  • Ensuring approved RAMS are in place
  • Planning works with Local Authority Client’s
  • Traffic Management Plans
About you:
  • 5+ years' experience of working a range of Road & Highways projects ideally
  • Qualified to HND or BSc in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Experienced in the successful delivery of road construction projects on time and to budget
  • Prev exp: earthworks, drainage, ducting, surfacing, street lighting , S278/38’s
  • Commercial astute applicants are desirable
  • Key qualifications: CSCS card, NVQ 3 or 4, First Aid, Manual Handling, SMSTS
Salary on offer is circa £35000 - £38000 per annum with package including but not limited to: Car allowance, fuel card , 25 days annual leave, working hours 7-5 with very rare night/weekend work, all work typically local max 1 hour drive.

To apply for this position or for more information, please contact Curtis Sanderson on 0151 666 8958.

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