July 2021

Site/Setting Out Engineer (Lairg and Carnoustie, Scotland)

Job Title: Site Setting Out Engineer (Lairg and Carnoustie, Scotland)

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable

Roadbridge is a multi-disciplined civil engineering company with over 50 years’ experience delivering major projects on time and on budget to the global community. Our vision is to be the global infrastructure delivery partner of choice for fast-track projects across all sectors.

Job Summary

Due to an increase in workload, we are seeking site/setting out engineers initially based in Lairg and Carnoustie in Scotland. As a Site/Setting Out Engineer you will be responsible for setting out all, ground works, concrete bases, Drainage and Earthworks for Civil Engineering Projects

Main Duties will include Ensure Health, Safety and Environmental requirements, undertake surveying and setting out duties, check drawings and quantities and schedule selected materials for ordering from the procurement department. Plan the work and efficiently organise site operations in order to meet an agreed programme of deadlines. Liaise with any consultants and sub-contracts engaged in the project as necessary. Supervise and monitor the site labour force and monitor the work of any sub-contractors. Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise during the construction process.
Other Duties:

  • Arrange testing of materials
  • Undertake the testing and calibration of instruments used
  • Keep a Site Diary
  • Fully interact with other members of the construction site team (team player)
  • Liaise with other function/departmental managers
  • Introduce improvements and innovation where appropriate to areas of responsibility

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Engineer who would like to progress to a Section and or Senior Engineer role within a progressive organisation.

Essential Experience / Skills:

  • Candidates will have a strong background in surveying, civil works, preparation of technical specifications and reports and in the planning, supervision and interpretation of Civil engineering Works.
  • Ability to read drawings, preferably competent with Auto CAD software
  • GPS Setting out Experience is Essential
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements in the UK
  • Must hold a valid CSCS Card
  • Full Driving License

Essential Qualifications:

  • Candidates should have a degree in Civil Engineering/ Surveying or related discipline.


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