Civil Engineer- Site Agent

Posted by CSR (NI) LIMITED on 12/02/2020 (10:29)

Felixstowe, Suffolk
£35,000 - £45,000/annum
12/02/2020 (10:29)

CSR are currently recruiting for a Civil Engineer on behalf of one of the UK and Ireland’s leading Building and Civil engineering contractors for their new project on a  The successful candidate will be joining a workforce comprising of successful and determined individuals working throughout the UK and Ireland.

About the Company

The client is a well-established and renowned contracting firm boasting a vast history of projects. Originally based out of Northern Ireland they now have offices throughout the UK with turnover in excess of £500m per annum.

About the Role

The client is offering a new and exciting opportunity for an Engineer to join their over growing team of determined and successful professionals. The role offers an excellent base for long term project experience and career progression.  The ideal candidate will be expected to have a proven track record of successful delivery on previous, similar projects.


The successful candidate will have a wide and varied remit making full use of their experience and skills.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate experience in managing one site or a section of a larger site as part of a wider team, including safety, health, and environmental, quality, programme, and resource, commercial and contractual aspects. The successful candidate may have to travel throughout the UK.

Understand duties and responsibilities with regards to current Health  and Safety/CDM legislation, including those of other parties and  ensure compliance

Ensure that the project programme is available and communicated to the supply chain prior to work commencing

Manage the work in line with the programme, monitor progress and update the programme accordingly, including elements of   design and procurement

Chair subcontractor progress meetings, prepare minutes and circulate

Produce weekly / monthly progress reports as appropriate

Plan and manage site resources to ensure there is a safe working environment and to achieve the programme

Ensure accurate daily records including site diary are maintained and communicated for labour, material and plant, including subcontractors

Produce, implement and maintain the site logistics plan detailing access, egress, transit routes, plant location, storage, waste disposal etc

Ensure the management team are kept appraised of variations to the works and any matter likely to have commercial or contractual implications


HND/Degree in civil engineering is preferable

Knowledge of safety and environmental legislation

Experience within civil engineering/construction works covering a range of disciplines

Ability to set out on site

Experience of working in a fast paced and busy environment

Maintain strong working relationships with everyone on site

Benefits and Rewards

In return you will receive an excellent salary to match your skills and experience. You will be provided with on-going training and development as well as continued project/career progression support with the opportunity to work on some of the UK’s largest and most exciting projects.

For more information or to discuss in confidence, please contact Paddy Quinn at CSR on (phone number removed). Alternatively, to apply, click on the link below. 

Crescent Specialist Recruitment (CSR) is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Crescent Specialist Recruitment (CSR) operates as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business on behalf of our clients.

Start Date:
Contract Length:
Full Time Permanent
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