Section Engineer

  • Exeter
  • Permanent
Civils, Infrastructure, Highways
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Job ref: JOK3711_1650876051

Section Engineer

A regional Principal Civil Engineering contractor is seeking to appoint a Section Engineer seeking to develop their career. You will be operating as technical and quality assurance lead on the National Highways – Service Delivery Framework (among others). This contractor has been appointed as first tier principal contractor on Highways Infrastructure schemes across the Southern region (South West & South East). Responsibility will include managing day to day tasks, general site setup and quality assurance.

Experienced should include;

  • Setting out for jobs using handheld GPS systems and Leica total station. Taking surveys and plotting detail using CAD software.
  • Writing work package plans and completing task briefings with site based teams.
  • Representing the civil engineering contractor at meetings with the client to discuss different aspects on the job.
  • Working closely with the Project Manager and Site based teams to plan and organise jobs including cost management, procurement and placing orders.
  • Maintaining high standards of health and safety and record keeping.

The majority of schemes will be delivered under NEC4 option C with minimum individual value of £300K per scheme. You will have autonomy and the opportunity to progress your career with regular reviews and a track record of this contractor promoting quickly. The value of this framework is £125M over the next 6 years.

If you are seeking a varied position with a regional contractor offering a great team environment and support of a multinational focused on developing and supporting their workforce then please apply. Salary available dependent upon experience in the range of £40K+ (DOE) p/a plus package.

If you are available on a long term freelance basis please do also contact me on 01392 493347 or

Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JOK3711_1650876051
Salary From: £35000
Salary To: £40000
Job Industries: Construction
Job Locations: Exeter
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Civils, Infrastructure, Highways

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