Project Engineer / Site Manager

Job Title: Project Engineer / Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Atherton, Greater Manchester
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Car/ Car Allowance + Full Package
Reference: 458788_1578506422
Contact Name: Jonathon Simpson
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2020 18:00

Job Description

Project Engineer / Site Manager - £37,000 - £43,000 - Greater Manchester - M42

An opportunity has arose for an exeprience project engineer/site manager to join an established, ambitious and growing business.

My client is looking for someone to come in and hit the ground running.

Must be able to work on large projects anywhere in mainland UK; additionally able to travel on a daily basis to a series of smaller scattered sites, as required

Full driving licence is a necessity (preferably clean, but not essential)

The candidate

  • Well-presented, articulate, able to liaise directly with clients & present a good company image, good meetings skills, diplomatic, customer-focussed, and trustworthy
  • Highly literate & numerate
  • self-motivated, focussed, confident, enthusiastic, versatile, organised, resourceful, natural leadership skills
  • Ideally degree-qualified (preferably in Civil Engineering), min. 3 years site experience, with previous experience in this type of management role

  • Computer literate - proficient in use of Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook, Microsoft Project (programming) experience preferred
  • Conversant with current Health, Safety and Environmental procedures / systems of work

  • Able to generate detailed Method Statements, Risk Assessments and other site documentation.


  • Able to efficiently plan, allocate and direct resources (labour, plant and materials). Able to manage gangs of directly-employed labour (or manage through an Agent / General Foreman), or occasionally sub-contractors
  • Medium-term (week to week) planning is a key activity


  • Experience in utilities sector beneficial, but not essential - alternative experience in drainage, road construction/maintenance,
  • Working knowledge of New Roads & Streetworks, experience in trench excavations (in fields and highways) and backfill / reinstatement.
  • Experience in reinforced concrete foundations, troughing, ducting, excavations

If you are interested in this position then please contact Jonathon Simpson on 0161 2411 222 or apply directly to this advert