Section/Setting Out Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00053703-1
  • Date Posted: 1 January 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Construction, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Section/Setting out Engineer

South Wales

£40,000 - £50,000k / Per Annum

Sphere solutions are currently recruiting for both, section and setting out engineers to work on a multimillion pound project on the A465 motorway in South Wales. We are constantly recruiting and keen to touch base with the best possible opportunities. See below for the following vacancy.

Our client are a global, multi-disciplined civil engineering contractor with over fifty years’ experience within the construction industry. They have built reputation upon working collaboratively with clients, offering a quality service with a proven track record in delivering major projects safely, on time and within budget. The project involves a 17.3km motorway expansion located near Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil and Hirwaun. The splitting of the motorway is important for the improvement of mobility and connectivity in Wales, as well as the revival of the local economy post COVID-19.



* Organising site operations in accordance with the agreed programme

* Arranging testing of materials.

* Coordinating and supervising site investigation works and planning.

* Scheduling materials for ordering.

* Ensuring adherence of health and safety requirements.

Setting Out:

* Responsible for getting the construction site ready for development

* Provide detailed site plans and levelling the ground ready for work

* checking technical designs and drawings to ensure that they are followed correctly.

* Overseeing quality control Monitoring health and safety

* Checking technical designs and drawings to ensure that they are followed correctly.

The Person:

* Civils, earthworks and drainage experience

* Resides locally to the area

* Several years’ experience within construction

* Strong organisation and communication skills with the ability to work in a team

On offer, is the opportunity to work for a large tier 1 contractor that can offer job security and genuine long term prospects.

Needless to say, if you are open to new opportunities and would like to discuss in greater detail please don’t hesitate to get in touch