Site Engineer

Job Title: Site Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England, England
Salary: £262.00 - £284.00 per day + No Benefits
Start Date: ASAP - Subject to Clearance
Reference: 1706-5_1496411846
Contact Name: Amanda Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 02, 2017 14:57

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit a Mechanical, Electrical and Civil Site Engineer for a decommissioned Nuclear Power Station in Somerset. The post is an estimated 12 month contract and is paying competitively up to £262.00 - £284.00 per day on a Ltd basis, for a 4 day week (37 hours).

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a Basic Check clearance prior to appointment.

Purpose of Role

The Site Engineer is accountable to the Site Construction Manager for ensuring contractors employed on their site execute works in a safe and timely manner. The Site Engineer is responsible for reviewing and accepting, method statements, safe systems of work and all relevant documentation.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities
* The Site Engineer is accountable to the construction manager and is responsible for delivering safe management of Contractors, discharging the role of the CDM Principal Contractor.(when appropriate)
* Manage, and control site work to ensure that projects are delivered safely in compliance with the relevant company standards, specifically:
o Safe Management of Contractors
o CDM Arrangements
o Contractor Site Instructions (CONSIs) and the Site-specific Interface Document, and their impact on Contractors
o Relevant parts of HSE documents, BSs, BSENs, etc. referred to in the CONSIs
o Any other Company Procedures / Instructions which affect their work
* Review the Contractor's Site Safety Plan and Safe Systems of Work (including Risk Assessments and Method Statements) to ensure that they are suitable and sufficient, using specialist support where required .
* Review the arrangements for Company maintenance teams to ensure their procedures within Construction areas meet the minimum requirements set out in the CONSIs
* Ensuring that site self-performing teams and maintenance teams are meeting the minimum requirements set out in the CONSIs.
* Before any new work is started that involves significant risks, ensure that the Contractor has produced an effective Safe System of Work and includes a suitable pre-job brief.
* Inspect the Contractor's activities regularly to ensure they are compliant with the agreed Safe Systems of Work.
* Where Contractors are not working to the agreed Safe Systems of Work, intervene to check the reasons for this and to determine the suitability of the adopted Safe Systems of Work. If necessary, suspend work until another review of the Safe Systems of Work can be undertaken
* Where there is an imminent risk of serious injury or a dangerous occurrence, intervene to suspend work immediately.
* Carry out regular formal inspections of assigned Contractor's work - Record findings and place actions to correct where deficiencies are noted.
* Carry out a regular review of all Contractor safety documentation, ensuring that the control measures remain suitable, sufficient and relevant to the work being done
* Carry out regular inspection on assigned Contractors to ensure compliance with the relevant CONSIs for their work.
* Provide oversight of construction activities in accordance with site licence conditions.
* Support relevant safety audits/Inspection from key stakeholders/ regulators.
* Keep a daily log of the Contractor's activities.
* Ensure Contractors have suitable emergency/contingency arrangements in place in support of the sites arrangements.
* As a customer-focused individual, the post holder will be expected to assist with safe delivery within his or her range of skills, knowledge, experience and training.

Education / Qualifications / Training

* HNC / NVQ level 5 or equivalent experience
* Construction Skills CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme or NEBOSH Construction Certificate

* APM introductory course

Experience / Knowledge

* Relevant experience of managing or supervising construction activities
* A thorough knowledge of the CDM Regulations
* A thorough knowledge of the company and local procedures, rules and instructions

Other Requirements

* Understanding forms of contract (NEC3, ECC desirable)

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec, part of the Sitec Group. The services advertised by Sitec are those of an Employment Business.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.