Section Engineer

  • Job Reference: 2438
  • Date Posted: 11 June 2024
  • Location: Bridgwater - Hinkley, Kier Bam Earthworks, Hinkley Point C, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5 1UD
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Section Engineer

We're looking for a Section Engineer to join our Natural Resources, Nuclear and Network team based in Hinkley Point C.

Location: Somerset, Bridgwater

Contract: Full Time, Permanent

What will you be responsible for?

As a Section Engineer you'll be working within the Fish Return System team, where you will manage the technical compliance of the project to the design specification in order to fulfil the assigned project (or section) safely, on time and to the required quality.

Your day to day will include:

  • To manage the preparation of 'as-built drawings' and establishing effective systems to record work completed and updating the Project Quality Plan accordingly.
  • To Assist in the recording and testing of workmanship and materials, i.e., drainage, concrete, piling, brickwork etc. Being able to provide engineering support to ensure complex problems are overcome and complex queries are answered.
  • Ensuring workforce understand setting out information has been identified as suitable for the type of work being carried out.
  • Manage the preparation of sketches for distribution on site, ensuring clear communication channels are in place for effective understanding.

What are we looking for?

This role of Section Engineer is great for you if:

  • You have a HNC/Degree or equivalent.
  • Commercial and Contractual awareness.
  • Able to liaise in a professional manner with Client, Client Representatives, General Public and a team leader with organisational skills.
  • Having experience in a similar role.

We're all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome! So, even if you don't tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

Rewards and benefits
We're proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. You can see more information of benefits here .

Diversity and inclusion
Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We're proud of the steps we've taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier's diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. You can see our D&I action plan here .

We look forward to seeing your application to join the #constructionrevolution #joinkier

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