Placement Year Student - Civil / Site Engineer
JN Bentley
18h ago

Job Description

We’re currently offering the opportunity for undergraduate placement students to gain valuable experience and develop a number of key skills that will help you to pursue a career in civil engineering.

What you’ll do

Working as a Site Engineer will see your role have many responsibilities, with the key responsibilities below :


  • Assist with monitoring the quality of the works in conjunction with the Test and Inspection Plan, maintaining as built records
  • Co-ordinate site engineering control activities to satisfy contract programme requirements, assisting or carrying out setting out as necessary
  • Ensure standard Company procedures are adopted in carrying out setting out operations as per the test and inspection, and that effective methods of communication are used in transmitting information to operatives and subcontractors
  • Carry out as built’ surveys on completed works
  • Site Management

  • Assist the Site Manager in the initial site set-up, ensuring Company systems and procedures are in place and implemented.
  • Support the Site Manager in maintaining and enforcing safety standards throughout the project
  • Planning support the site team in planning ahead and monitoring outputs
  • Financial Controls

  • Ensure company cost systems are kept up to data by logging material deliveries, managing and reviewing plant levels
  • Assist the Site Manager and Quantity Surveying Department by compiling data to record resources utilised on each activity.
  • Communication

  • Liaise and co-ordinate with the site team, design team, support services and the supply chain to ensure successful project or
  • Why us?

  • Fantastic development scheme with a view for you to return to us as a graduate.
  • Competitive financial package including a final year sponsorship opportunity.
  • Opportunity to work within a family-feel organisation with over 1500 employees.
  • A Turkey at Christmas (Or vouchers)
  • Flexible start date
  • Candidate Specification

    What you’ll bring

    We are seeking applications from current 2nd year students who have opted to complete a Year in industry

  • You must be studying a full-time degree which is relevant to Civil Engineering, and be eligible to work in the UK.
  • Confidence, motivation, plus the ability to handle multiple tasks and problem-solve.
  • Excellent commercial awareness
  • A positive attitude with an ability to work well under pressure
  • Strong organisational, communication, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Job Profile

    JN Bentley Ltd is part of the global management, engineering and development consultancy Mott MacDonald, offering our clients full feasibility, design and construction services throughout the UK.

    We are a rapidly expanding organisation with a current turnover of over £300 million generated from projects in the building and civil engineering sectors.

    JN Bentley Ltd is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

    Job category (multi-select)

    Administration, Civil, Construction, Operations, Site, Technical, Utility, Water

    Helen Bradford

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