Senior Site Engineer / Site Agent (Highways)

  • Location: Somerset, South East of England
  • Salary£35,000 - £45,000
  • DurationPermanent
  • Posted12/02/2018
  • Job referenceWPR02-090201_1518194131
  • Level of educationThird Level Degree

Job Description

Senior Site Engineer / Site Agent (Highways)

Location: Lisburn / Somerset

Immediate: Start

Salary range £35,000 – £45,000 plus benefits, travel and accommodation

As Senior Site Engineer / Site Agent you will play a key role in the delivery of a new £13m Highway scheme in the South East of England. Our Client is a Northern Ireland based Tier 1 Contractor with contracts throughout the UK and Ireland. They have an excellent reputation, known for their delivery of first class highway maintenance and framework contracts, capital road schemes, airports, public realm projects and major infrastructure projects.

Due to ongoing success and expansion they are now looking for a Senior Site Engineer to join their UK Team and play a key role in the delivery of a new link road, two bridges and provision of cycle and pedestrian facilities.

Ranked as one of the most successful and diverse engineering contracting and quarry materials companies in the UK and Ireland, they offer a full CPD programme and actively seek and promote Engineers along their path to Chartership.

As Senior Site Engineer/Site Agent you will provide management and technical support and maintain good Client relationships.  Duties will include:

  • Undertake the management of Site Engineers, surveying and setting out.
  • Check drawings and quantities, schedule selected materials for ordering from the procurement department.
  • Plan the work and efficiently to meet the agreed programme.
  • Supervise and monitor the site labour force and monitor the work of any sub-contractors.
  • Ensure Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to and maintained.
  • Maintaining site records; Plant & Labour, Additional Works, Compensation events etc.

To be considered for this role you will have:

  • Previous experience as a Senior Site Engineer/Site Engineer working on large scale Civils projects.  Experience on Highway projects would be desirable.
  • Third level qualification in a relevant discipline such as Civil Engineering.
  • Valid CSR card or equivalent and driving licence.

If you are living in Northern Ireland then travel and accommodation will be supplied, the details of which will be confirmed upon application.


If you feel this "Senior Site Engineer/Site Agent" role is something you are interested in knowing more about, or you would like to be considered for the role please apply via the button shown or call Damien or Anne on 004428 9031 2009 to discuss your suitability and the role specifics in more detail.

Please also be aware that any correspondence or discussions related to this opportunity will be conducted with the utmost of confidentiality.


This vacancy is being advertised by Wellington Professional Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Wellington Professional Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency on behalf of our client.

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