​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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Vancouver is a major city in Western Canada and has the highest population density on Canda with an estimated population of 2,463,431 as of 2016. Vancouver is consistently named as one of the top five worldwide cities for quality of life and covers an area of 44 square miles. Vancouver has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:

The Broadway Subway Project

The main part of construction on the 5.7 km extension of the Millennium Line started in May 2021, while the scheduled completion date is in 2025. Six underground stations will tie 700m of elevated line and 5km of underground line together. The cost for the build is $2.83 billion. The provincial government will foot the bill, with contributions from the Government of Canada and the City of Vancouver.

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