• Site Engineer

  • Other
  • Permanent - Full Time Hours
  • United Kingdom
  • UK
  • Details on request
  • Site Engineer (BRP) Barhale Ltd


    The Role:

    The purpose of this role is to provide site engineering duties Birmingham Resilience scheme. The scope of this project is both cross country pipeline, structures and tunnelling. The role will involve establishing the level and survey control for various contracts and setting out detailed works as per the contract drawings, ensuring that checks are made on a regular basis. While tunnelling this will include the secondary survey work within the tunnel and line and level control of the TBM.

    Key Responsibilities:

    *Site engineering
    *Establish the level and survey control for contracts
    Set out detailed works as per the contract drawings, ensuring checks are carried out on a regular basis

    While tunnelling, work on the TBM to maintain line and level, secondary survey control and assist in ring selection to maintain tolerances in line and level
    Ensure that records are accurate and comply with organisational and legal requirements

    Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise at any time

    Health, safety & environment

    Promote the Barhale Cardinal Rules and establish safe working cultures and practices

    Encourage a positive Near Miss reporting culture

    Comply with company procedures and legal obligations

    Promote and comply with environmental compliance

    Deliver the works safely


    Promote best practice

    Comply with company procedures

    Ensure work is delivered defect/snag free to the client’s specification

    Key measures & targets:

    Ensure that all works are set out to the tolerance required under the contract in a timely manner as to not delay the programme

    Timely handover of works and Quality records without outstanding defects in accordance with project delivery programme key dates

    Production of accurate records, drawing registers and weekly diaries

    Key relationships:

    Site Agent

    Site team


    Person Specification:

    The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria:


    Previous experience of setting out on civil engineering projects including deep shafts and tunnels

    Previous experience of shift work on a TBM, ideally on a small diameter machine

    Sound knowledge of construction methods, health and safety, and legal regulations

    Degree/HNC qualified in civil engineering, or equivalent

    Fully conversant with the use of robotic total station instruments

    Some experience of AutoCAD
    Previous experience in deep excavations and segmental tunnel construction

    CSCS card

    Cable avoidance training

    First aid training

    Confined space training

    Excellent communication skills

    Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook


    Temporary-works co-ordination



    As well as offering a competitive salary, remuneration for this role includes flexible benefits, which provides a range of guaranteed benefits including but not limited to:

    • Company car/car allowance
    • 5% Company pension contribution
    • Life Assurance at 2 x notional salary
    • Single persons private medical cover
    • Permanent Health Cover

    About Barhale:

    Barhale is one of the largest privately owned infrastructure specialists in the UK and was originally formed in 1980 as a specialist tunnelling contractor diversifying over the years into various civil engineering areas. Barhale works UK-wide across the water, transport, energy and developer services sectors providing design, construction and maintenance services under long-term contracts, with blue-chip public, regulated and private clients. The company employs over 600 people in the UK, has an annual turnover of £120m and a distinctive set of values that are fundamental to our approach to business sustainability.

    Our business activity is carried out for the following principal sectors:

    Water: Civil Engineering, Tunnelling, Pipelines and Utilities

    Transport: Rail, Aviation, Waterways, Highways and Bridges

    Energy: Power Generation, Power Transmission and Distribution, Waste

    Developer Services: Civil Engineering across private sector developers UK wide

    Specialist Businesses: Tunnelling, Mechanical and Electrical and Barhale Construction Services (BCS Group)