Site Engineer

Site Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Site Engineer to join our team.


  • Understand and assist with site safety systems;
  • Implementing the site project programme;
  • Communications – Communicate effectively (both written and verbal) with regard to contracts and within QSG;
  • Reactive calls – Respond to allocated calls, resolve and advise Help Desk, complete and return all relevant documentation;
  • Planned Preventive – Carry out PPMs as allocated, complete and return all relevant documentation;
  • Competent and accurate setting out skills;
  • Review detailed design, critique and communicate with designers to ensure adequate design is available for construction;
  • Ensure only the latest issues of drawings are being used;
  • Be confident to work under minimum supervision;
  • Production of as-built drawings & records for every element of the works involved in;
  • Manage labour on site and attend progress meetings;
  • Implement the project requirements to fully meet the client specification in accordance with relevant;
  • Carry out relevant inspections in accordance with the Inspection and Test Plan;
  • Supervision and planning of workload for the site teams;
  • As built surveys.


  • Good word and excel skills;
  • Competent in setting out;
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project etc;
  • Proactive and driven person with a strong desire to make progress backed by a strong level of construction knowledge;
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a site engineer;
  • Technical knowhow;
  • Residential project experience;
  • Formal engineering qualifications;
  • Available for long term work;
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working on RC frame or civil engineering projects;
  • BSc or BEng level qualification in a Civil Engineering allied subject or HNC/HND or the equivalent;
  • Highways experience;
  • Able to clearly communicate the requirements of a safe system of work to ensure that these are followed accurately;
  • DBS check on offer of employment;
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within the industry.