Materials Engineer (Ref: 32402)

11 November 2021
Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
Up to £55,000 per annum
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Material Engineers required on major Highways scheme in South Wales. Our client is the Tier 1 contractor on a £500million project, consisting of 18kms of new highway including multiple RC structures, retaining walls and culverts. Our client requires Material Engineers with both major highways and structures experience on a permanent basis.  Our client is also willing to consider candidates who do not live within commuting distance and will provide an accommodation allowance to these employees.
As Materials Engineer you will:
  • Be responsible for materials testing and materials processes, complying with relevant regulatory
  • Standards and requirements pertaining to the work programme.
  • Raise concerns/queries with the Material Manager.
  • Ensure that registers are updated with material test results.
  • Witness tests conducted by the laboratory.
  • Update and maintain records of concrete deliveries and pours on FieldView
Our client requires Materials Engineers with:
  • ONC/HNC/Degree qualified
  • Experience of working in a similar position within Civil Engineering
  • Experience of working on projects involving earthworks, drainage and concrete
  • CSCS card
  • Knowledge of recycled aggregate and imported aggregate
  • Up to £55,000 per annum
  • £6,500 car allowance
  • 33 days holiday (includes bank holidays)
  • 6% company pension scheme
  • £7,200 accommodation allowance for anyone living over 1.5hrs commute from the project
If you would like more information, or to apply for this vacancy, please contact Kelly Evans or David Hughes on 01934 635025. The reference for this vacancy is 32402. Alternatively, you can email your current CV (in MS Word format) to
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