Site Engineer

Posted 26/06/2024 by Galldris Services Ltd

Balsall Common, Solihull

Site / Setting Out Engineer

Galldris Group

Location: Balsall Common, Solihull

An opportunity is available for a Site / Setting Out Engineer to join our team onsite in Balsall Common, Solihull, to work on our new bridge structure. To be considered, you will come from a Civil Engineering background with site experience preferably RC structures.

As the Site / Setting Out Engineer you will support in the delivery of reinforced concrete structures ensuring works are constructed in accordance with the contract drawings and specifications. The Site / Setting Out Engineer will undertake setting out and as-built surveys and manage quality checksheets and onsite inspections.

Key Accountabilities to include but not limited to:


  • Experience in Civil Engineering, with good technical knowledge of RC structures
  • Knowledge of RC works, formwork, working in high profile, Tier 1 environment with attention to health, safety, environment and quality
  • Knowledge of reinforced concrete structures desirable
  • Experienced and proficient with Trimble or Leica EDMs & Laser Levels


  • Skilled in the use of a variety of setting out instruments. Confident in understanding reinforcement drawings and BBS
  • Computer literate including MS Office, AutoCad and cloud based systems
  • Good communication and people skills. Able to work under own initiative
  • Proficient in setting out and surveying
  • Ability to speak up on HSEQ matters and lead by example
  • Ability to demonstrate the right behaviours and work both independently and as part of a team


  • Degree/HNC in Civil Engineering, or equivalent
  • CSCS
  • Desirable but not essential: IOSH Managing Safely, SMSTS, SSSTS, First Aider, Fire Marshall, IPAF (for MEWPs), HS2 inducted already, Fit for work medical (or safety critical medical), TWS desirable

Health, Safety & Environment:

  • Ensure Galldris company health, safety and quality systems standards and project engineering standards are adhered to

Programme & Progress:

  • Have understanding of the short-term lookahead programmes
  • Feedback and report issues on site which may delay programme or progress. Assist with preventing, identifying and rectifying issues on site which may impact the programme

Design & Design Assurance

  • Permanent Design – Familiarising yourself with the design drawings, specifications and setting out requirements and ensure accurate construction in accordance with requirements
  • TQs – Highlight issues and raise queries to the appropriate line manager

Quality Management

  • ITPs – Checking the process is being followed
  • QA Records – assisting with keeping organised and accurate QA records – checksheets and inspection records
  • NCRs & Defects – Assisting with documenting, tracking and closing out
  • Quality Readiness Reviews – assisting in Lessons Learnt/Improvements


  • Accurate setting out duties on site using relevant surveying equipment
  • Surveys and collation of as-built information

Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK.

Should you feel you have what it takes to be successful in this role then we would love to hear from you.

Employee referral scheme - refer a friend or family member to work for Galldris. We look forward to hearing from you.

Galldris is an Equal Opportunities employer and does not discriminate against any protected characteristic.

Note for Recruitment Agencies: We are not using Recruitment Agencies for this role. In the event of speculative CV submissions, no fees will be applicable.

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