Site Engineer Job Description


Site engineers work at the construction site and they need to be skilled to guide staff ensuring the successful completion of a project. They frequently liaise with clients and negotiate with vendors and suppliers to gain the best deal. They need to manage parts of the construction project providing technical advice, supervising staff on site, and ensuring the project is completed on time within budget. They tend to be more specific, technical knowledge and expertise. Site engineers job duties include managing parts of the construction project, overseeing building work, undertaking the survey, setting out sites, checking technical designs and drawing ensuring they are followed correctly, supervising contracted staff, ensuring the project meets the specification and budget, providing technical advice and solve problems on-site, prepare site report and fill other paper works.

Site Engineer Job Titles:

  • Site Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Chief Engineer

Site Engineer Job Summary:

We are looking to hire a successful candidate who has a degree in civil engineering or a relevant field. If you have a passion for excellence and take pride in everything you do we are seeking to hire experienced engineers and you may be the person that we are looking for. In this position, you will collaborate with a team of professionals in a supportive and positive environment. You will gain engineering design and project management experience while working on challenging and exciting land development projects. This is an opportunity for an engineer that would like to join a company that has a culture that embraces changes. We will provide you generous benefits packages, competitive compensation, an incredible work environment, exciting and challenging projects to grow your portfolio, and a place for your career to thrive.

Site Engineer Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Organize material and ensure the sites are safe and clean
  • Prepare cost estimates and ensure appropriate material and tools are available
  • Provide technical advice and suggestion for improvement on particular projects
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot equipment as required
  • Negotiate with suppliers and vendors to ensure best contracts
  • Authorize technical drawings and engineering plans
  • Drawing up work schedules and communicate any adjustment with crews members and clients
  • Gathering data, compiling reports, and deliver presentations to relevant stakeholders
  • Complete quality assurance and provide feedback to the team
  • Liaising with quantity surveyors about ordering and pricing of material
  • Ensure the health and safety and sustainability policies and registrations are adhered to

Site Engineer Skills and Qualification:

  • Bachelor degree in engineering, construction
  • Must possess a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar field
  • A drivers license
  • Additional certificate or licenses may be required
  • Great knowledge of engineering, construction, and design
  • Able to apply logical and critical thinking skills to projects
  • Punctual, reliable and must have strong communication skill
  • Able to work in a team and produce quality output under tight deadlines
  • Strong verbal and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivated and strong analytical skills
  • Attention to detail, prioritization skill, and time management
  • Quick learner with a positive attitude
  • Maintain a strong relationship with key groups
  • Motivational and communication skill
  • An empowered team member, a process-oriented thinker

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