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Breagh Recruitment
22 Cherryville Road
Armagh BT62 1RW
Tel: +44(0)2838897882

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Section Engineer

Location: Scotland
Entered: 22 Oct 2018
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Duration: Permanent
Who you’ll be working for:
With almost 50 years experience working on heavy civil projects, offices across the UK and Ireland, working as a Top Tier, Civil Main Contractor on major projects. Due to a number of large projects across Scotland, we have a current opportunity for an experienced Section Engineer, to join our client, predominantly working on projects in the west of Scotland.

A permanent role, working on a rotational basis, with travel and accommodation provided. Candidates from Ireland and the UK would be considered for this role.

What you’ll need to have:
The successful candidate will hold a degree qualification in Civil Engineering and SMSTS, with key experience as below:
  • Utilities experience is essential 
  • HDD experience would be advantageous 
  • GPS setting out experience is essential 
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and prepare material take-off’s 
  • Experience in civil cad would be advantageous
  • Good commercial experience would be very advantageous 
  • Strong work ethic and desire to progress to Site Agent role
What you’ll be doing:
We are looking to appoint a Section Engineer for projects based in Scotland. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident and motivated with good communication and mathematical skills and able to work independently as well as part of a team. It is vital that they are able to demonstrate a pragmatic and proactive approach to problem-solving and an ability to liaise with site management and client’s representatives as appropriate. They will be required to undertake surveying, setting out and site supervision work while keeping records of all site activities. The work will be a mix of field-based work as well as QA reporting and CAD drafting.

Main duties will include, but not be limited to;
  • Complete material take offs 
  • Attend regular meetings with internal and external project stakeholders 
  • Compile quality control records 
  • Contribute to HSE management onsite 
  • Record and monitor site plant and personnel 
  • Analyse quantities and prepare 3D models for GPS controlled plant 
  • Ability to manage a team of surveyors 
What you’ll get in return:
An excellent package will be put in place for the successful candidate, with a salary that reflects your experience and abilities to date. Salary will be in the region of £40,000 + dependent on experience.

How to apply:
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to Cathal McKeever, or call us now on +44(0)7724790015

The Breagh Team
Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.

Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, Safety officers, Safety advisors, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK


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