Site Engineer, Jobs, Scotland, Central Scotland

Site Engineer

Site Engineer

Ref: 4000Monday 13 May 2019


James Gray Recruitment are actively seeking an experienced Site/Setting-out Engineer on behalf of one of our key clients who are an established contractor in the groundworks engineering sector for a position based in and around the Edinburgh / West Lothian area.

Our client

  • Our client is a civil engineering and groundworks contractor with over 40 years’ experience in the sector, working primarily with housebuilders, housing associations, local councils and commercial businesses;
  • Due to a busy pipeline of contracts, our client is able to offer an excellent contract position for the right engineer;

What you’ll be doing

  • The successful Site Engineer will be based in a commutable distance to Edinburgh / Lothians and responsible for setting out groundworks for housing schemes in the area;
  • Interpretation of technical drawings, and liaison with engineers and agents to ensure compliance with specifications
  • Dimensional quality control;
  • Maintaining line and level control;
  • Any other duties as required

What you’ll need to be successful

  • Ideally, the successful candidate will be degree-educated within civil engineering;
  • At least 5 years’ experience as a site/setting-out engineer;
  • Previous groundworks experience is essential;
  • Experience on housebuilding sites as an engineer is essential;
  • Valid CSCS is essential, SMSTS and First Aid are desirable.

What’s in it for you

  • A competitive salary and package.

What you need to do next

Please hit the APPLY NOW button to send your CV to Ronan Neill at James Gray Recruitment. To hear more about this or other opportunities we are recruiting for, please contact Ronan at or e-mail at