April 2019

Senior Engineer (Watford, UK)

Job Title: Senior Engineer Watford UK

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Watford

Salary: Negotiable


Founded in 1967, and operating in Ireland, United Kingdom, and the South Pacific, Roadbridge is a leader in Civil Engineering. Roadbridge has the experience, capability and a proven track record in delivering major projects across a range of sectors on time and on budget. Our core ethos is not just to meet client expectations, but to exceed them, making us the partner clients want to work with.

Job Summary

We are looking to appoint a Senior Engineer to join our team for a prestigious project near Watford. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident, client focused and motivated with good communication and mathematical skills and able to work independently as well as part of a team.

It is vital that they are able to demonstrate a pragmatic and proactive approach to problem-solving, especially across construction sites, whilst delivering their technical expertise and liaising with senior management and client’s representatives as appropriate.

The successful candidate will be well versed in HSE management, quality control, project planning, subcontractor management and production of project handover documentation. Role will ideally suit an ambitious professional who wishes to progress their career into project management and beyond in an expanding business.

The role includes:

  • Site Set up and documentation preparation
  • Accurate record keeping of extra works and variations and ensuring appropriate communication of same to company management, commercial team and client.
  • Attending Daily/weekly meetings
  • Planning of the works
  • Development of Method Statements
  • Ensure compliance with drawings, specifications, building regulations and good construction practice
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s quality procedures and ISO 9001
  • Developing temporary works solutions in conjunction with temporary works designers
  • Management of Site Engineers and ability to work with construction managers

Essential Experience / Skills

  • NEC Contract experience required
  • 7 years + experience with Civil Engineering works. Experience with Reinforced concrete works would be advantageous
  • Proficient in Microsoft project and Microsoft office
  • Cad experience would be advantageous
  • Ability to analyse, question and follow specifications is desirable
  • Ability to resource work activities in an efficient manner
  • Ability to work to deadlines Strong work ethic and desire for career progression.
  • Proven commercial awareness would be desirable

Essential Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil Engineering or related Discipline is required.


To apply for this position, please email your CV to careers@roadbridge.ie