Due to continued expansion, Kirkwood Homes are looking for an experienced Setting-Out Engineer to join our team. The position will be based at our Sauchen Office, Aberdeenshire but it will be necessary to travel between our construction sites around Aberdeenshire, Tayside and the Highlands. Applicants should hold a full UK dr iving licence.
The role will involve:
Ability to interpret Civil Engineering drawings and produce setting out coordinates.
Setting out line and level using co-ordinates via Total Station
A basic understanding of Civil Engineering works
To receive all drawings and information and set out sites in accordance with same.
To provide all necessary as built drawings and information.
To provide all calculations in respect of volume and quantities.
To plot information from and to survey equipment.
Undertake survey works - pre-commencement and upon completion.
Extrapolate survey date for issue to the design team.
To keep measuring equipment in a suitable condition for accurate measurement.
To identify design errors before implementation on site and liaise with design team when required.
The successful Engineer will have:
Experience in the use of CAD software.
CSCS Card (preferable)
Previous experience working within the construction industry with an understanding of building and civil engineering works including understanding of site paperwork and photos.
An understanding of street works.
An awareness of Health and Safety policies
The ability to adapt to client's requirements
Must be self-motivated
Good communication skills
To apply, please fill out the below form