site engineer in bristol

job type
£ 260 per day
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job details

job category
construction & property
job type
£ 260 per day
reference number
0121 212 7790
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job description

My Client a Leading Rail contractor is looking for a setting out Engineer for a site in near Bristol.

The projects is a design and build project. The candidate will be part of a team upgrading 17 existing railway structures including 4 bridge reconstructions for electrification clearance and upgrade to two stations in order to improve capacity of the local network for Network Rail Infrastructure Limited.

The civil works involve bridge demolition, piling and soil nailing, embankment and cutting stabilisation earthworks, and construction of a new road and foot bridges. The project also involves platform extensions and upgrades including M&E works, CIS, CCTV, PA help points and external lighting. The rail works include replacement track bed, track drainage, track and the diversion of rail side communications GSMR Masts and cables.

With the varied scope come a number of challenges including approval of design and interfaces with the numerous work packages.

Project Offices will be based on site in Bristol.

Candidate is required to fulfil a pivotal role within the Line of Route team; supporting the section engineer and works team providing setting out and engineering control to allow successful delivery of track formation and track drainage works within a live rail corridor.


* Managing the engineering requirements for track formation and drainage
* Setting out
* Meeting all HSEQ requirements
* Quality Control of the works ITP's / check sheets
* Keeping site records - daily diaries
* Report to section/ senior engineer
* Integrated working with general foremen, section foremen, gangers and operatives

Required Qualifications & Skills:

* Good knowledge and experience setting out and controlling earthworks/formation and drainage
* Familiar with Network Rail processes / procedures / systems / standards - desirable


* Strong proactive leadership in terms of HSE
* Applies collaborative approach and encourages and promotes a team approach
* Highly innovative balanced with practical application
* Compliance with Company and NR procedures
* Customer Orientation & Focus
* Attention to detail
* Enthusiastic
* Deals with all situations in a calm and controlled manner

If you are immediate or on 1 weeks notice and interested in this role call ASAP.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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educational requirements

BEng civil engineering