Material Engineer

Material Engineer


Reference No: UK/14/ME

The Company

We are BCEGI UK, a subsidiary of Beijing Construction Engineering Group, an international investor and construction company specialising in bringing projects to life. As a Top 225 global Contractor, we provide design-build, general contracting and purchasing with logistics.

The Role

Material Engineer required to support the Direct Sourcing team in the procurement of construction materials.


  • Digest and understand the specifications and requirements of construction material/equipment
  • Identify manufacturers/suppliers who can provide products/alternatives, whilst meeting regulations, certifications and specifications
  • Conduct domestic market investigation on equivalent materials
  • Support and coordinate the project team on the preparation of submittals for materials to the architect
  • Liaise and coordinate with testing and certifying institutions, to apply/obtain certification, test reports, qualifications etc. for targeted importing materials and equipment
  • Liaise with suppliers and the project delivery teams in line with the programme lead time, ensuring that products are delivered on time
  • Arrange inspection of materials/equipment before loading
  • Responsible for quality control throughout the entire procurement and delivery process, ensuring statutory regulations are met in relation to quality control
  • Deal with all technical issues from the engineering team following delivery
  • Managing the delivery of logistics in line with the project programme
  • Prepare submittals for client, designers and subcontractors


  • Proficient speaking and writing skills in both English and Chinese Mandarin
  • 5 years’ plus residential/commercial experience as a quality control manager, building engineer or package manager
  • Previous engineering background with importing/exporting experience is advantageous
  • Fully proficient with Microsoft Office including Outlook
  • Ability to develop strong personal relationships with clients/consultants and staff
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills at all levels
  • Able to prioritise tasks and organise daily workload
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Capable of taking ownership of tasks and communicating outcomes with clarity
  • Strong work ethic
  • Current driving license desirable


We are always looking for new talent.

If you’ve got the ambition to work for a highly respected, international construction business, as part of our dynamic, friendly and multi-cultural team, we’d love to hear from you. We’re always looking for local talent to work with us on our range of exciting projects across the globe.