Senior Site Engineer

Sutton Salary: Competitive


Reporting to Project Manager and supervising a team of setting-out engineers, your will be responsible for all aspects of engineering on site including

  • Maintaining up to date construction drawing racks and register
  • Checking coordination and dimensional checks on Architectural and Structural drawings
  • Checking building layout in relation to site boundary
  • Carrying out site surveys
  • Surveying existing buildings and drainage
  • Overall responsibility for setting out all elements and controlling line and level
  • Checking the reinforcement (part of pre- pour QA)
  • Level survey after the concrete pour
  • QA for frame works and cube testing
  • Checking all formwork design (and other temporary works designs)
  • Ordering all RC frame materials (concrete, rebar, halfens, etc.)
  • Ordering the groundwork materials (drainage & waterproofing)
  • As built survey for lift shaft, stairwell and up stands for subcontractors
  • Resolving any setting out problems and raise and track RFIs
  • General responsibilities for site safety


  • Suitable engineering degree
  • Competency in all aspects of temporary works with a detailed understanding of quality control and construction safety.
  • Extensive experience of RC frames with multi-storey basements gained whilst working for a main contractorAbility to work in a highly pressurised environment
  • Successful candidates must be totally competent in all types of dimensional control and be a problem solver within the design and build arena having the ability to motivate the design team to ensure that information flow aligns with the Construction programme. This is a challenging role for well-rounded individuals to develop their careers into Project Management.


          About Ardmore:

  • We are one of the largest family-owned construction groups in the UK. We deliver projects up to £160m from multiphase regeneration schemes with dense urban housing to high-rise developments, luxury residential projects and bespoke hotels.
  • There are few companies in today’s construction industry that can provide the same level of in-house capability as Ardmore including in-house mechanical and electrical installation, as well as metalwork and joinery services.
  • Groundwork and substructures, super-structures, mechanical and electrical installation, through to envelope and fit-out packages we are able to control and deploy our own staff, equipment and tradespeople efficiently, whilst also providing clients with flexibility and responsiveness.

Unsolicited CVs: in relation to speculative CVs received from providers without a prior assignment issued in writing by Ardmore’s Recruitment team, no fee payable by Ardmore will apply.

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