Section Engineer

  • Job Reference: 221876
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2022
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: Section Engineer
Location: Alderney Project Site, Bournemouth
Business Area: Kier Infrastructure - Major Projects
Contract: Permanent
Salary: Competitive + benefits

We are Kier, one of the UK's leading Construction and Infrastructure service, working on large scale Infrastructure projects. We are currently recruiting for a Section Engineer to ensure technical compliance of the project to the design specification of allocated work scope safely, to schedule dates, within budget allowances, and to the required quality.

Key Responsibilities

In this exciting Section Engineer role, you'll ensure construction records are completed including preparation of 'as-built' drawings and schedules and ensure recording and testing of workmanship and materials i.e. drainage, concrete, piling, brickwork etc. You'll ensure records are kept enabling the progress of work to be reviewed and provide engineering support to technical problems. You'll also regularly check setting out points and benchmarks, setting out instruments and measuring equipment are being maintained in accordance with test and inspection plans.

What do we need from you?

You'll hold a relevant management qualification, or equivalent NVQ Level 3/HNC or Degree with knowledge and experience of the main management systems and processes used within a large multidisciplinary project. You'll have strong attention to detail and good organisation skills and an ability to liaise in a professional manner with Client, Client representatives and the general public. .

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Closing Date: Friday 17th June 2022

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.

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