Company: Primat Recruitment Ltd.
Skills: Site Engineer
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: £300 - £320 per day
Location: Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Primat Recruitment is looking for a Setting Out Engineer to be based in a Birmingham.


  • Setting Out Track levels, alignment and geometry and site surveys with survey equipment (Total Station, Trimble or Leica).
  • Working closely with the CRE, providing technical support to the project team Creating and briefing Construction Phase Plans, Work Package Plans and Task Analysis of design drawings.
  • 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
  • Provide engineering support to ensure any technical problems are overcome
  • Conducting pre-start site surveys
  • Timely handover of works and quality records without outstanding defects
  • Working closely with the Project Manager and installation teams
  • Collating and submitting Health and Safety files in accordance with CDM Issuing Permits to Dig (Buried Services)/Hot Works
  • Permit Setting Out and Installation and maintenance of Track Drainage.


  • You must be able to demonstrate having previously worked on Rail projects
  • Demonstrable experience of Setting out Engineering in a Rail/Lightrail and construction-based environment
  • Sound knowledge of construction methods, Health & Safety and legal regulations.
  • Valid CSCS card and excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise effectively with site-based team and clients
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and proven troubleshooting skills.