​What is a Section Engineer?

The role of a Section Engineer is to plan, provide engineering control and supervise production resources, ensuring compliance with project and company systems for a defined section of the works.

What are the typical duties and activities for a Section Engineer?

From employer to employer the job description of a Section Engineer will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Promote best practice

  • Comply with Company procedures

  • Ensure work is delivered defect/snag free

  • Understand and interpret the drawings and specifications

  • Provide engineering expertise and support to the project team

  • Ensure accurate implementation of all engineering controls

  • Deal with any actual or potential problems with resources promptly liaising with the Site Agent where necessary

  • Ensure that records of resources are complete and accurate

How can we help with your Section Engineer job search?

For over 15 years we have specialised in securing contract and permanent opportunities for Section Engineer professionals across the Construction, Civils and Rail sectors.

Working globally with the largest contractors, consultancies, along with many infrastructure owners and operators, we are ideally positioned to work with talented Section Engineers and secure the market's leading Section Engineer opportunities.

With a reputation for being experts in the sectors that we operate, we are also renowned for consistently delivering the right opportunities to our candidates, working proactively in order to give our candidates the edge in a competitive marketplace.

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If you are looking for a new Section Engineer opportunity, please get in touch with our specialist recruiters to discuss your situation in more detail. Alternatively you can search all of our current live jobs across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

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​Houston is the biggest city in Texas and fourth biggest in the United States in terms of population, which was recorded at 2.3 million in 2020. Houston covers a total area of 640 square miles, making it the ninth most expansive city in the United States. Houston has a number of nicknames, including “H-Town”, “Space City” and “Bayou City”. Houston is a global city and has seen a huge number of large scale construction projects beginning and in the pipeline, such as:

New Cruise Terminal

Spanning 170,000 square feet, Royal Caribbean’s new $125m terminal at the Port of Galveston will serve as the home of Royal Caribbean’s largest ships.

New Concert Venue

This new 12,500 seat concert venue has been described as the biggest economic news in 30 years. This venue will attract a-list entertainment and will be compared to Las Vegas venues.

Houston Zoo Expansion

Houston zoo will see a $70 million state of the art exhibit called “Galápagos Islands”. This new exhibit will span 2.5 acres and feature the first ever penguin habitat.

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