Senior Design Engineer

Job Details

Are you interested in finding a good work-life balance in a friendly and flexible work environment? Are you ready to step up and take on more responsibility within a dynamic and growing team? Are you motivated by being exposed to a range of large civil engineering projects with a selection of high profile private and public sector clients across the residential, educational, regeneration and development sectors?

Then look no further as my well-established client is looking out for an ambitious and collaborative Senior Civil Design Engineers, with minimum relevant UK industry experience of minimum 2+ years' with an expertise in drainage, who will play a huge part in the Highways team based out of their Fleet office.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure designs are delivered within programme and within the budget provided;
  • Managing resource allocations to ensure team members are fully utilised on the highest priority tasks;
  • Work with Senior Management Team to assist with projects from other offices and disciplines;
  • Ensuring that the requirements of all relevant Authorities and Statutory bodies are incorporated into designs, as appropriate;
  • Undertaking and checking / authorising design information and reports providing effective feedback;
  • Ensuring that all designs are prepared in accordance with MCHW,DMRB and/or local design guidance;
  • Encouraging innovation and continuous improvement within the team and displaying sound independent judgement, and;
  • Complying with relevant Health & Safety legislation, particularly the CDM Regulations and adopting a pro-active risk management / mitigation approach.
Company details:

This company is a transportation and highways engineering consultancy that specialises in providing innovative and sustainable solutions for a wide range of infrastructure projects across the UK. With a reputation for excellence and a commitment to professional development, they are seeking a talented Senior Civil Design Engineer to join their dynamic team and contribute to their ongoing success & growth.

Salary and benefits:
  • Competitive salary dependent upon experience
  • Company pension plan
  • Holiday allowance
  • Annual and performance-based bonuses
  • Profit share company bonus
  • Healthcare cash plan coverage
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Paid membership to Professional Institutions
  • Subsidised social events and activities
And much more!


Successful candidate specifications:
  • Experience of working on Section 278 and Section 38 highway design projects;
  • Experience in highway drainage design and use of MicroDrainage software;
  • Pro-active management skills with confidence to manage teams in accordance with a growing and varied workload;
  • Strong technical skills and experience in a range of highway design environments;
  • Proven project management of highway projects and delivery to programme and budget;
  • Display sound independent judgment;
  • Experience with developing, mentoring and supervision of Highway Design staff;
  • Robust working knowledge of highways Technical documents within the DMRB;
  • Experience managing the development of contract documents in accordance with relevant Highway contracts;
  • To be able to work with or advise key clients on technical issues in the highway structures sector at a senior level, and;
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the Civils 3D CAD package.

If you happen to know anyone that might be interested, or if you’re currently looking for a role and like the sound of it, please do let me know through sending your updated CV and portfolio of work to this email;

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