Section Engineer – Highways

Section Engineer

Highways – Civil Engineering

£30,000 – £40,000 + package


About the company

The company that I am recruiting for provides a comprehensive range of civil engineering, traffic management and environmental services with specialist expertise in highways maintenance.  They have been successfully operating across the south of England for over 35 years.

They offer complete solutions for government agencies, main contractors, local councils and other private clients.  From bridge reconstruction to groundworks; drainage schemes to vehicle restraint systems; we plan, build, repair, maintain, refurbish, and recycle through there five businesses.

There people continue to embrace there founder’s traditional values of reliability, adaptability, trust and integrity.  Whilst the range of services they offer has hugely expanded since 1981, there aim continues to be to provide all of our customers with a first class service which is second to none.

About the role

Due the company opening up a new office in Hampshire and continuing to win lots of work, they’re now looking for a section engineer to join there highways division. The successful candidate will need to co-ordinate the site engineering control activities to satisfy contract programme requirements, delegating or carrying out setting out as necessary. You’ll need to ensure the standard Company procedures are adopted in carrying out setting out operations, and that effective methods of communication are used in transmitting information to operatives and subcontractors. The projects that you’ll be involved in 278 works, s38 works as well as construction and maintenance of highways and road works.

You’ll be in charge of assisting the Site Manager in the initial site set-up, ensuring Company systems and procedures are in place and implemented. It’s important to note you’ll need to apply effective planning techniques, methods analysis and controls to ensure the most effective and continuous use of resources.

Benefits and Rewards

You’ll be working for a growing company who have a strong belief in development and progression of their current staff and they offer a training program to help you progress into the next stage of your career.

You’ll be rewarded with a very competitive salary of £30,000 – £40,000 + a company car or car allowance.


Civil Engineering Qualification – Degree level or equivalent.

Setting out experience.

Background working on highways and heavy civil engineering infrastructure projects.

Ideally I’ll need someone with 2 + years’ experience working for one tier 1 or tier 2 company within highways.

If this job is of interest please email or call me on the number 01923750095.

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