Senior Engineer

Laing O'Rourke

Are you an Engineer who enjoys being part of the delivery on site? Would you like a company to support your development and make you a complete engineer? Do you want to work on a project you can showcase in your CV?

As a Senior Engineer you will safely and effectively manage a set of tasks and will be technically responsible for the outcome. Reporting directly to the Project Engineer, you will be responsible for the management and supervision of 2 to 4 Section Engineers and any sub-contractors. A lot of our projects utilise self-delivery. This means less reliance on subcontractors and utilising our own workforce and engineering professionals. This includes digital engineering (BIM), off site manufacturing (DFMA), Plant, Design and many other in-house functions.

Senior Engineer duties:

  • Overseeing Setting out, understanding of equipment limitations and methods
  • Utilise and recommend best engineering methods
  • Design process knowledge
  • RAMS
  • Interpret as-built information
  • Provides guidance to less experience staff
  • Completes QA documentation and record keeping
  • Implements ITP requirements
  • Production of method statements or understanding of how they are produced
  • Temporary works understanding and TWC (Temporary works coordinator)
  • Understanding of materials and plant including call off schedules
  • Aware of site HS&E procedures

Team interaction:

  • Understanding design team responsibility and role including BIM
  • Interaction with commercial teams to understand outputs on the project
  • Working with planning and quality teams
  • Ability to work with teams on the various systems being utilised

This is an ideal opportunity to register your interest in a project you can tell your friends and family about. Although Laing O’Rourke will generally look for permanent fulltime staff we are open to hearing from candidates that might be interested in job shares, part time and fixed term contracts. Talk to us about flexible, dynamic, job share and part time working options.

Other job titles include: Civil Engineer, Senior Site Engineer, Sub Agent, Agent, Assistant Project Manager

Don’t match all the criteria? We are open and always happy to hear from people with transferable skill sets and a commitment to learning.

About us:

Laing O’Rourke are an international engineering and construction company delivering state-of-the-art infrastructure and buildings projects for clients in the UK, Middle East and Australia.

Certainty, reliability, quality – this is what our clients want. And at Laing O’Rourke, we have more than 150 years of experience delivering it. Laing O’Rourke’s story is one of energy, passion, ambition, people and teamwork. We harness the power of our experience, stretching back over a century and a half to deliver certainty for our clients.

As part of the Disability Confident scheme, we would like to enable access to candidates with long term health conditions and disabilities through the ‘Offer an interview scheme’. This supports applicants that meet the essential criteria by offering an interview for the advertised position. Please let us know prior to interview what adjustments are required as well as discussing how we can support you in the workplace.

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