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Site Engineer

Job Category:  Engineering
Contract Partner Company:  Jobs Service
Employing Company:  BYLOR

The HPC Jobs Service supports local people into exciting, long-term careers across our Project.

Please find an opportunity for a Site Engineer to work for BYLOR on the Hinkley Point C Project. Bylor is a joint venture between Laing O’Rourke and Bouygues TP.


Main duties and responsibilities


Safety, Health, Environment & Sustainability


  • Help produce method statements and risk assessments to be approved by supervising engineers
  • Know the company procedures and statutory regulations relating to environmental and waste management issues.  Carry out necessary monitoring under the guidance of others.


Dimensional/Spatial Control


  • Provides dimensional control for a section of the works
  • Undertakes as built surveys for a section of the works and presents results in format that can be included in project records if required
  • Checks dimension design data early, raising technical queries to eliminate delays from insufficient information
  • Ensures that appropriate as built surveys are undertaken, correctly recorded and communicated
  • Manages the survey equipment ensuring it is suitable for the works and in calibration so that there are no dimensional control errors due to survey equipment


Workmanship, Quality, Inspection & Testing


  • Raises Non Conformance Report (NCR) for all non-conformances and reports potential non-conformances
  • Produces Inspection and Test Plans (ITP) that correctly interpret the specified quality requirements
  • Implements the Inspection and Test Plan (ITP) and the Request for Witness and Approval (RWA) procedures
  • Collates and files quality records for potential inclusion in quality assurance documentation
  • Carries out quality control checks using internal check sheets where appropriate
  • Applies the company and external technical information to help achieve the specified quality requirements
  • Adopts and promotes a culture of “right first time”


Information, Change Control & Records


  • Files and maintains the engineer’s drawings and specifications so that the current information is always presented to them
  • Marks up drawings & specifications with any changes referencing the documentation that verifies the change
  • Interprets and abstracts construction information from the drawings and specification and provides this to the supervisors and operatives in a clear and understandable way using sketches


Permanent Works Materials, Products, Plant & Systems


  • Measures materials usage and provides quantity information for preparation of material call off / requisitions
  • Carries out on site testing of materials, products, plant and systems as required by their role


Construction Methods, Practices and Innovation


  • Reads and understands method statements and makes sure that site operations follow these methods accurately reporting any variances to supervisors and his supervising engineer
  • Produces sketches and drawings to clarify methods and construction sequences


Temporary Works/Systems & Cranes


  • Takes on the role of temporary works inspector for standard temporary works they are involved with
  • Makes sure that temporary works on their section are identified and the temporary works procedure is applied to them


Engineering Knowledge – Capture, Sharing & Using


  • Interrogate design information and determine if there are sufficient details to construct the works.  Raise relevant documentation (e.g. TIEs, TQs, CVIs, etc) with assistance from supervising engineers / managers, to resolve discrepancies and anomalies detected.
  • Effective communication of technical information to the workforce and liaison with functions/support services within the project team in a timely & accurate manner.
  • Provide feedback to supervising engineers / managers on the effectiveness of materials, specialist contractors, plant and designers being used on site.
  • Preparation of basic calculations/drawings/sketches


Skills / Knowledge/ Experience required


  • Experience working in the construction industry, ideally on large infrastructure projects.
  • Knowledge of and experience in reinforced concrete is a must
  • Understanding of health and safety requirements
  • Backgrounds in rail & tunnels, or similar large projects involving concrete and steel structures is also considered.




  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Working towards chartership is desirable.    


Additional qualifications required:


  • Relevant HSE training
  • Interpersonal Skills Required (e.g. influencing, presenting, leadership):
  • Ability to communication skills
  • Ability to work with team and co-workers
  • Works well in teams
  • Respects other team members across engineering, construction, commercial, quality & HSE
  • Presents a professional image
  • Seeks to minimise waste in resources and materials
  • Demonstrates commitment to work to processes
  • Promotes the values of the project


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.