Section Engineer (Ref: 32775)

10 August 2022
Hinkley Point, Somerset
£56,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Section Engineers required to work on a rolling shift at Hinkley Point C in Somerset.  Our client is a tier one contractor delivering a complex £1bn package of work at Hinkley. We are recruiting for a number of permanent Section Engineers to oversee multiple Site Engineers on this £25bn new build nuclear plant in Somerset.
Due to the nature of the project and programme deadlines, our client operates on a 24-hour basis, as Section Engineer you will be required to work 10 hour shifts on a 7 days on, 3 days off, 7 nights on, 4 days off pattern.
As a Section Engineer you will:
  • Work in conjunction with Shift Managers and Project Managers to ensure that works are delivered to set timeframes.
  • Make certain that work is carried out as per Method Statements.
  • Identify and record NCR’s, ITPs and changes to scope of works.
  • Manage a team of Site Engineers, checking dimension accuracy and quality.
Our client requires a Section Engineer with:
  • HND/Degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Experience of working in a heavy Civil Engineering environment.
  • A thorough understanding of construction working methods and procedures.
  • Experience of working for a Civil Engineering contractor in a similar role.
  • £40,000 to £46,000 per annum plus 42% shift uplift
  • Company car and pension scheme
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • £11,000 per annum subsistence allowance (tax free) dependent on location
  • £200 per month travel allowance (tax free) dependent on location.
If you would like more information, or to apply for this vacancy, please contact Kelly Evans on 01934 635025. The reference for this vacancy is 32775. Alternatively, you can email your current CV (in MS Word format) to
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