Setting out Engineer (Civils)

Starting Salary:

Based on skills and experience plus company vehicle

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Our civil engineering/groundworks department is looking for an experienced engineer to join the team and hit the ground running supporting larger projects across Essex. The team supports many of the major house builders, private clients and the public sector with projects covering site remediation, infrastructure (roads, drainage etc.) and foundations/external works for residential development and business premises.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Surveying sites prior to works
  • Preparing reports and findings and relaying to appropriate parties
  • To prepare and coordinate the production of detailed CAD drawings for issue
  • To carry out risk and environmental assessments for projects
  • Ensure designs are carried out to codes of practice and safety standards
  • To undertake structural assessments of existing assets
  • To provide technical assistance and advice
  • To liaise with other professionals both internally and externally including architects, quantity surveyors, engineers and site managers to ensure the smooth running of projects.
  • Attend and contribute to meetings.
  • To work with the team to provide estimates and feasibility studies for proposed new projects
  • To maintain accurate records and ensure all work is documented


About You:

  • Experienced Civil Engineer with solid site experience
  • BTEC/HNC/HND in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (MICE)
  • Experience working with design software packages including AutoCad
  • CSCS card
  • Strong understanding of building codes, laws and regulations that may affect projects
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to recognise problems and deal with them quickly and effectively
  • Client focused approach to service delivery
  • Full clean driving licence

To Apply

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  • Email
  • Call 01621 827298

We look forward to hearing from you

EJT Recruitment Team