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Freelance Site/Setting Out Engineer

Key Job Information

Essential Requirements:
• Previous experience of setting out on civil engineering projects
• Sound knowledge of construction methods, health and safety, and legal regulations
• Fully conversant with the use of robotic total station or EDM instruments
• Degree/HNC qualified, or equivalent, in civil engineering
• Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise effectively with both clients and staff
• Self-driven and results-oriented with a positive outlook

• Experience in using AutoCAD and MS Office
• Temporary-works co-ordination
• Cable avoidance training
• First aid training
• Confined space training

The Client:
Our Client is currently looking for Freelance Site/Setting Out Engineers for Projects across the West and South Wales. The client a well-established subcontractor who specialize in Reinforced Concrete superstructures.

The Role:
The Site Engineer will establish the level and survey control for contracts and set out detailed works as per the contract drawings, ensuring that checks are made on a regular basis.

Key Responsibilities:
• Establish the level and survey control for contracts
• Set out detailed works as per the contract drawings, ensuring checks are carried out on a regular basis
• Ensure that records are accurate and comply with organizational and legal requirements Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise at any time
• Produce procurement schedules for the jobs and liaise with the procurement department to ensure site have adequate resources to complete the tasks
• Produce ITP’s and Task Briefings
• Produce 2 week look ahead in conjunction with the Site Agent
• Produce Site Diaries and Allocation Sheets Health, safety & environment
• Promote safe working cultures and practices
• Comply with company procedures and legal obligations
• Promote and comply with environmental compliance
• Deliver the works safely and to deadline
• Quality Promote best practice
• Comply with Company procedures
• Ensure work is delivered defect/snag free
• Endeavour to spot and highlight value engineering opportunities

Key measures & targets:
• Accurate and timely setting out of the works
• Timely handover of works and Quality records without outstanding defects
• Production of accurate records, drawing registers and weekly diaries

Key relationships:
• Site team
• Customer technical representative