Founded in 1968 Griffiths are one of the leading civil engineering and construction organisations working in Wales, the English border counties, and the West of England. We pride ourselves in providing the “personal touch” establishing and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships at all levels within client organisations, throughout the supply chain and with stakeholders. We are very proud of our history and what makes us the company we are today. We also have huge ambitions for the future and want to continue our growth and innovation to remain at the leading edge of our industry we offer a range of career development opportunities as a Business Unit of Tarmac PLC.

We are looking for people who share this passion, enthusiasm, and collaborative approach to join our team. As part of a global business in CRH, the career opportunities are limitless.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Site Engineer to join our Rail Team. Initially based on the College Road Bridge Project, Hereford. We are looking for an experienced Site Engineer looking to take the next career step.

We are working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of backgrounds.

Reporting directly to the Project Manager your key responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Promote and lead the site safety culture. 
  • Ensure that all works are carried out in a planned, controlled, and safe manner, in accordance with the approved Safe System of Work, statutory regulations, and the Company SHEQ standards.
  • Ensuring that the site teams rigorously adhere to Network Rail’s Life Saving Rules and reporting requirements
  • Promote the recording of any Close Calls and provide feedback on resultant actions.
  • Review Site Operations with Senior Engineer/Agent to ensure that any works being undertaken outside of the Contract Requirements are raised as EWN/NCE including those verbally instructed by Employer or Others.
  • Monitor delivery of the project, identifying risk and opportunities to optimise project delivery, reporting key risks/opportunities to the senior engineer.
  • Ensure contemporary Record Keeping through the maintenance of a site diary.
  • Ensure required setting out is undertaken in timely manner using the latest Design Information to enable operations to progress effectively and provide material quantity requirements to Works Manager/Senior Engineer to enable timely delivery of required materials.

We are looking for a candidate who possesses the following skills:

  • Excellent leadership, communication, and IT skills
  • Passion for keeping people safe and improving themselves, cultures and individuals
  • High level commercial acumen

Education/Certification Requirements:

  • Degree or HND in civil engineering or similar
  • PTS & relevant CSCS Card Holder
  • SMSTS or equivalent

Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Location: Hereford, Herefordshire, England
Job Reference: tarmac/TP/39518/2182