Apply for this job now

Site Engineer

Oban, Argyllshire
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
14 Oct 2021
Have you ever dreamt of escaping city life and starting afresh in rural Scotland? It may seem like a pipe dream but if you are an experienced Site Engineer, then you may be interested to know we are working with a construction business who is prepared to support you in doing just that, both logistically and financially.

The Argyll & Bute area is renowned for its outstanding scenic beauty, wildlife, sense of community and varied outdoor pursuits. As a local business with a long track record of delivering building projects in the area, they can offer secure, varied work across building and civil engineering.

Our client is looking to bring on board a Site Engineer on a permanent basis, taking on responsibility for setting out and surveying on a variety of civil infrastructure related contracts including drainage and earthworks. Projects will range from smaller public works through to larger housing schemes and community centres.

This opportunity is offering a relocation package to the north western region of the country (Oban or Fort William areas) however the client will also consider candidates working away from home Monday - Friday and provide accommodation.

As site engineer you will be responsible for:

• Setting out for construction and infrastructure works
• Ensuring the project is delivered safely adhering to strict health and safety procedures
• Liaison with the project manager and site manager
• Administration and recording keeping of Quality Assurance systems onsite

Applicants must have the following:

• Minimum of HNC level qualification or equivalent in civil engineering
• Previous civil engineering experience in a contracting environment is essential particularly within groundworks and infrastructure
• Valid CSCS
• A full UK driving license

In return, you will receive a highly competitive salary and package and, as mentioned above, additional relocation support to help make the move as smooth as possible. If you would like to apply for this role, please submit your CV by clicking the Apply Now' button. Your profile will be reviewed against the full details the client has provided and we'll be more than happy to share further details on the role with you.


Legal Information:

Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation
Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 397071670-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Contract Scotland
    Contract Scotland
  • Location: Oban, Argyllshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent