Tunnelling Engineer

Joseph Gallagher is the leading UK based Civil Engineering & Tunnelling sub-contractor, growing significantly in the last 37 years into an international business. We have an award-winning reputation, industry leading safety culture and have had the privilege to be a part of some of the most critical infrastructure projects taking place today.

We are currently recruiting for a Engineer to join our tunnelling team for the West London Area.  The team undertake a variety of civils works, including micro-tunneling, shaft sinking, cofferdams and open cut works. 

As the Site Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Setting out detailed works as per the contract drawings, ensuring checks are carried out on a regular basis
  • Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy
  • Ensuring that quality control requirements are met and recorded in accordance with Client specification
  • Providing engineering support to ensure any technical problems are overcome
  • Conducting pre-start site surveys
  • Ensuring a timely handover of works and quality records without outstanding defects, working closely with the Project Manager and installation teams
  • Operating and promoting a high standard of Health, Safety and Environmental compliance
  • Site calibration checks
  • Assisting in resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise

To be successful in this position, the Site Engineer must have:

  • Have previously worked on Civils/Tunnelling Projects
  • Have a proven track record of setting out on civil engineering projects
  • Possess a sound knowledge of construction methods, Health & Safety and legal regulations
  • A valid CSCS card
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise effectively with site-based team and Clients
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Proven troubleshooting skills

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

West London

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Our Culture

We strive to create a team environment ensuring that; health safety, quality and wellbeing are part of everyday work conversations. 

Our Core Values and Behaviours guide and inform how we work, individually and as team.


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