Setting Out Engineer

Setting Out Engineer

Job Title: Setting Out Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Rainham, Essex
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13783_1560174825
Contact Name: Adam Nash
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2019 14:53

Job Description

Setting Out Engineer
Length of Contract - 2-3 Months
Location - Essex
Rate - £250-300 per day

We are recruiting for an experienced Setting Out Engineer to join our Client on a contract basis. The role is a very busy, hands on and will suit someone used to working under pressure with excellent attention to detail and used to managing multiple tasks.

Responsibilities include:

  • Setting out detailed works as per the contract drawings, ensuring checks are carried out on a regular basis
  • Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy
  • Ensuring that quality control requirements are met and recorded in accordance with Client specification
  • Provide engineering support to ensure any technical problems are overcome
  • Conducting pre-start site surveys
  • Timely handover of works and quality records without outstanding defects working closely with the Project Manager and installation teams
  • Operating and promoting a high standard of Health, Safety and Environmental compliance
  • Liaising with consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners or other key personnel on site

Essential Requirements:

  • Degree/HNC Qualified, or equivalent, in Civil Engineering
  • Proven track record of setting out on civil engineering projects
  • Sound knowledge of construction methods, Health & Safety and legal regulations
  • Valid CSCS card
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise effectively with site-based team and Clients
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Proven troubleshooting skills

If you are interested in finding out more, you can call Adam on 02392288289 or email

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