Senior Civil Engineer

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    £300 per day

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    Ngaire Wallace

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    0117 2033444

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    about 1 year ago

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Role: Senior Project Engineer

Sector: Civils / Construction

Role Type: Long-term contract for duration of project (projected 1 year)

Rate: Circa £300 per day depending on experience 

Location: Oxfordshire 

Fantastic long-term contract opportunity for an experienced Civil Engineer to join a major project in the high-end residential Construction sector. Our client is a very well established specialist Contractor who deliver shell & core and subterranean superstructure builds, partnering with leading architects, developers and private clients. They offer an outstanding portfolio of projects, including high-end estates and heritage renovation works among other complex works.

This is a long term freelance contract role for the duration of the project, likely one year, with an immediate start. Interviews will be held Tuesday 16th June.

 Role and requirements:

  • Degree qualified Civil Engineer with substantial onsite experience (e.g 10 years)
  • Comfortable with Civils & RC works
  • Able to drive the design team and manage flow of information to feed the site team
  • Have a very thorough understanding of formwork and falsework systems
  • Understand Sub Structures Construction, Waterproofing of sub structures and drive quality control onsite
  • Must have Temp Works Co-ordinators training
  • Must be a good communicators and be able to lead the team
  • Reading, checking and ordering all reinforcement drawings & call offs
  • Managing the Site Setting Out Engineer 
  • Co ordination and management of design information for Drainage & RC works
  • Checking Construction drawings and raising Rfi's etc.
  • Ordering all concrete and ensuring correct design mixes are in place etc.
  • Quality Control onsite and QA file
  • Managing waterproofing installation and QA.
  • Compilation of all as build information produced by site setting out engineer
  • Ensuring compliance with structural engineering specifications
  • Carrying out all pre-pour Inspections and checks & liaison with building control
  • Formwork & Falsework control onsite
  • Managing Temp Works Procedure,  Register, File & Permits to load / unload.
  • Overseeing onsite team of shuttering engineers, steel fixers and concrete placers in addition to Field Site Engineer. 

What's in it for you?

  • Longterm contract opportunity
  • Join a company with a very strong reputation in their field
  • No travel - one site only
  • Competitive daily pay rate
  • Professional team and interesting project with plenty of challenges

To apply, send your CV to this advert or contact Ngaire (Ny-ree) Wallace at Thorn Baker on ngaire@thornbaker.co.uk or 07792 381 034.

Key skills: 

Civil Engineer, Senior Engineer, RC, Basement, Formwork, Falsework, Drainage, Subterranean, Construction, Civils, Residential