Senior Civil Engineer

Posted by Clarke Bridges Resourcing on 13/02/2020 (12:22)

IP11, Felixstowe, Suffolk
13/02/2020 (12:22)
Clarke Bridges Resourcing

Our client is a major Building and Civil Engineering Contractor operating throughout the UK

Due to an increasing workload, they now have a requirement for an experienced Senior civil engineer to join the team.

The project is based in Felixstowe and in order to be considered you don’t have to be local as there is a very competitive subsistence/accommodation package on offer 


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

My client currently have a vacancy for a qualified and experienced Civil Engineer - Senior Engineer. Due to the portfolio of work it is essential that candidates can demonstrate previous experience at Senior Engineer level. The successful candidate will be happy to travel and work throughout the UK.

Ensure all site activities are undertaken in compliance with SHEQ policies and procedures •

Ensure subcontractors, designers, clients, staff and visitors are inducted and approved risk assessments and method statements (RAMS) are in place

Supervise and monitor the direct site labour force and monitor, coordinate and manage subcontractors

Manage and coordinate subcontract packages

Assist the Project team to ensure the works are constructed to the quality required by the Contract Drawings and specification

Producing technical support to production teams

Produce RAMS for directly employed labour and approve RAMS for other elements of the work

Responsible for following and implementing procedures, inspections and forms

Produce, implement and approve where appropriate, Inspection & Test Plans (ITP) ensuring accurate and up to date records are maintained

Record, submit and monitor Non-conformance Reports (NCR) and maintain the NCR register

Ensure drawings, specifications and other contract documents are kept up to date

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

Develop short term look ahead programmes in collaboration with the supply chain

Chair subcontractor progress meetings, prepare minutes from the meetings and distribute

Produce weekly / monthly progress reports, as appropriate.

Communicate programme risks to the management team and maintain records for contractual correspondence.

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

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

Assist the more junior site engineers and supervise/lead as and when required. 



Full Driving Licence


BA (Hons) in Civil Engineering or equivalent 


Previous experience in a similar role.

Excellent technical knowledge of Civil Engineering and best practices.

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