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Job Introduction

Are you a Site Engineer looking for your next permanent role?  If this is you then please read on as we may just have the role for you……

Founded in 1968, Griffiths are a sustainable Civil Engineering Contractor that helps connect communities through delivering Road, Rail, Water, and Utilities projects. We pride ourselves on delivering the highest quality projects in a healthy, safe, and sustainable manner to improve people’s everyday lives.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Site Engineer to join our team at our offices in Porthmadog, Gwynedd. We are looking for a colleague who is already within this position; or looking to take the next step in your career.  We are open to applications from candidates who live in; or can commute from some of the following areas: Portmeirion, Criccieth, Barmouth, Machynlleth, Llanbrynmair, Llanuwchllyn, Bala, Llanrwst, Ruthin, Denbigh, Bodelwyddan, Abergele, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, Llandudno, Abergwyngregyn, Bangor, Bethesda, Caernarfon, Liverpool, Birkenhead, Crewe, Nantwich, Oswestry and the surrounding areas.

As part of a global business in CRH and a Business Unit of Tarmac PLC, the career opportunities are limitless. We are working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds.

Role Responsibility

Reporting directly to the Operations Director, the Site Engineer will comply and implement the companies Integrated Management System procedures and guidance and promote its implementation with the Project Team. You will be expected to develop a proactive working relationship with Clients and Consultants and report any potential opportunities to the Site Agent/Senior Engineer.

On a day to day basis, the responsibilities of the Site Engineer will include the following (not exhaustive):

  • Promoting and lead the site safety culture 
  • Ensuring all works are carried out in a planned, controlled, and safe manner, in accordance with statutory regulations, current standards and the Company SHEQ standards
  • Recording any Near Misses on the Near Miss Cards
  • Reviewing Site Operations with Senior Engineer/Agents to ensure that any works being undertaken outside of the Contract Requirements are raised as EWN/NCE including those verbally instructed by Employer or Others
  • Monitoring the delivery of the project and identify risks and opportunities to optimise project delivery
  • Ensuring required Setting Out is undertaken in timely manner using the latest Design Information to enable operations to progress effectively
  • Reviewing Inspection and Test Plans with the Senior Engineer/Agent and ensure the required inspections and testing is undertaken and documented in the relevant file in accordance with the Project Management Plan
  • Reviewing all relevant design information and raise Technical Queries where required
  • Ensuring all works are undertaken in accordance with the RAMS and that Hold Points are adhered to and actioned accordingly

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will be a Site Engineer who is in receipt of the following:

  • A working knowledge of NEC contracts and other common forms
  • Customer focus and the ability to build relationships.
  • Excellent managerial and organisation ability
  • A good understanding of current methods and up to date knowledge of specifications and contract principles
  • An ability to plan and organise works safely and efficiently.

Why Us

For the successful Site Engineer, we offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits: 

  • Training & Development
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement 
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc. 
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice 
  • Access to join our Employee Communities inc. BAME; LGBTQ+; Working Parents 

Griffiths, a CRH company, is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community. 

Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when this happens, we sometimes bring the published closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment.

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