Setting Out Engineer

Posted 16 May 2024
Salary £350 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarvey Barlow

Job description

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Setting Out Engineer for a freelance position in Guildford. The role involves contributing to a high-profile public realm project, focusing on paving, earthworks, and drainage. This is an excellent opportunity to work on a transformative project within the heart of Guildford, enhancing community spaces and infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:
·Setting Out: Accurate setting out and surveying of construction activities, including paving, earthworks, and drainage.
·Quality Control: Ensuring all work is carried out to the highest standard and in compliance with design specifications and safety regulations.
·Coordination: Liaising with project managers, site supervisors, and subcontractors to ensure smooth execution of project plans.
·Documentation: Maintaining detailed records of work performed, including progress reports, measurements, and any changes to plans.
·Problem Solving: Identifying and resolving any issues or discrepancies on-site swiftly and effectively.

·Experience: Proven experience as a Setting Out Engineer in civil engineering projects, particularly in public realm works.
·Skills: Proficient in the use of surveying equipment (e.g., Total Stations, GPS), and software (e.g., AutoCAD).
·Qualifications: Relevant engineering qualifications (e.g., degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent).
·Knowledge: Strong understanding of construction methodologies, health & safety regulations, and quality standards.
·Communication: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills for effective teamwork and stakeholder management.
·Flexibility: Ability to adapt to changing project demands and work effectively in a dynamic environment.
For more information please click APPLY NOW or call Harvey Barlow on 02393 876 087.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
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