Principal Design Site Representative - Geotechnical

Industry Sector:
Renewable Energy jobs, Environmental Jobs, Geotechnical Jobs, Built Environment Jobs, Geoenvironmental Jobs, Geoscience Jobs, Earth Science Jobs
Job Category:
Consultancy, Building Services Engineer, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Geological Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Geoenvironmental Engineering
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary Description:
Full Health, Pension, generous holidays + flexible benefits
Start Date:
Standard notice
Gaia Talent
Job Ref:

Excellent opportunity for an experienced Geotechnical Inspector/Design Site Representative to join a great team working on a major highways interchange improvement scheme involving direct road links, a grade separated junction, roundabouts, 12 major bridges, culverts, drainage, earthworks and environmental works. This opportunity offers the chance to have a high-profile role on a major highways project followed by potential positions on other high-profile infrastructure schemes.

FT's Responsibilities

  • Carry out daily inspections and keeping of daily site diaries
  • Reviewing and approving materials submissions from the Contractor
  • Reviewing of the Contractor’s method statements
  • Reviewing and approving inspection and test plans
  • Raising non-compliance reports
  • Supervision of the construction works on site
  • Witnessing of key stages of the construction works
  • Advising the designer of any design defects noted
  • Ensure construction is carried out in accordance with the Works Requirements and Contract
  • Liaise with the design team on any design related matters
  • Representing the designer at site meetings when required

Skills / Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of experience in large civil engineering projects
  • Experience working as a Design Site Representative Inspector or Employer’s Representative Inspector on highways & earthworks projects
  • Experienced in highways embankment and structures foundation construction
  • Experience working in a Consulting Engineering or similar company
  • Excellent communication, management and organisational skills required
  • Experience working and co-ordinating with technical specialists and engineers
  • Key requirements include efficient work methods, functioning both as part of team and on own initiative
  • Experience organising and delivering complex tasks involving multiple parties within a short timeframe

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

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