Graduate/Trainee Setting Out Engineer

GPW Recruitment have an exciting opportunity for x2 qualified construction setting out engineer, in the North West of england.

Our client are a well established but ever growing construction business, with contracts in both the public and private sector, boasting some of the UK’s biggest names as retained clients.

We are looking for a career focussed individual, with some level of construction experience. The succesful candidate must willing to learn from highly experienced and knowledgable senior site members with a view towards regular career progression.

This role offers genuine career progression and is looked at as a long term investment.

General Duties:

  • Shadowing and supporting senior site engineers.
  • General Setting out duties
  • Assisting with the monitoring of the works quality- reporting any faults or indiscretions in a timely manner
  • Maintain well detailed records of setting out, surveying activities, for example drawings, reports, calculations.
  • Ensure that all activities are conducted in accordance with health and safety regulations and company policies.
  • Work closely with project managers, contract managers & architechts to ensure the project targets are met.


  • A batchelors degree in construction management, or a HNC degree is essential
  • 1-5 years site experience, whether this be a university placement or employment
  • A full UK driving licence
  • A valid CSCS card
  • SMSTS Qualification (preferred but not essential)

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