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Employment Opportunities

07 July 2017

We are currently looking to recruit for the following positions: Site Engineer Assistant Site Agent Junior Quantity Surveyor Please click on the link for further details.

Employment Opportunities

 

Job Title - Site Engineer

                 Assistant Site Agent

                Junior Quantity Surveyor

 

JD Excavations are currently seeking to recruit a number of people to fulfil the above roles. We currently have a number of major projects throughout the UK, both civils and building, and we are looking to augment our current management team.

 

Suitable candidates will have a third level qualification in a relevant construction related course, will demonstrate an ability to work both as part of a team and as an individual and show the necessary desire and ambition for self advancement.

 

Site Engineer

 

Main Responsibilities

 

  • All setting out of the works
  • Ensuring all drawings and documents are up to date
  • Requesting setting out and technical information from M.C. (in ample time)
  • Maintaining QA file
  • Pre & Post pour inspections
  • Concrete cube testing
  • Drainage air testing
  • Producing “As Built” drawings
  • Carrying out topographical surveys and producing “cut & fill” reports
  • Maintaining accurate records and site diary and liaising with QS to ensure all works are correctly valued
  • Maintaining all survey equipment

 

 

Secondary Responsibilities

  • Preparation of RAMS
  • Quality control
  • Supervision of site operatives

 

Assistant Site Agent

 

Main Responsibilities

To assist the site agent in the following operations:

  • Plan & programme all works to meet Main Contractors key programme dates
  • Allocate plant and personnel to meet programme dates
  • Attend M.C. progress and technical meetings
  • Maintain contractual correspondence
  • Requests for information
  • Early warning notifications 
  • Any other appropriate correspondence / record keeping
  • Technical assistance and general backup for the foreman
  • Prepare procurement schedule showing delivery dates, liaising with Buyers on specification 
  • Reviewing alternative materials and specifications
  • Cost Management - Close liaison with QS regarding valuations & variations
  • Health & Safety – ensure all RAMS etc are prepared and up to date at all times.
  • Quality control on site

 

Junior Quantity Surveyor

 

Main Responsibilities

To assist the Senior Quantity Surveyor in the procurement and overall cost management of projects from inception through to final account:

  • Preparation of monthly valuations
  • Valuing contract variations
  • Re-measuring all works 
  • Measuring and valuing sub-contractors works and issuing payment recommendations for the same
  • Preparation of final accounts
  • Material & sub-contractor procurement

 

 

JD Excavations offer a clear view of career progression and an exposure to wide variety of projects as well as a very competitive remuneration package for all of the above positions.

Interested parties should send their CV to info@jdexcavations.co.uk