Civil Design Engineer

Job Details

Does a healthy work-life balance in a progressive and modern work environment interest you? Are you motivated by being exposed to a wide varied scope of work and challenging projects, including multi-million pound private development and public realm projects? Are you looking to steadily progress within your career through receiving personalised 1-1 professional training and support?

Then look no further as my well-established client is looking out for an ambitious Civil Design Engineer, with relevant UK experience of minimum 1 years' within the drainage, highways and/or infrastructure sectors.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

Job Responsibilities

  • Leading the civil engineering design on projects in the office from small to large.
  • Design of infrastructure for commercial, retail, residential and education sectors including SuDS drainage systems, buildups for roads and hard landscaping schemes in London and throughout the UK.
  • Liaison with statutory bodies such as Thames Water, Local Highways Departments, Local Authority SuDS Officers, Environment Agency.
  • Be proficient in the use of relevant technical analysis, design software such as Windes MicroDrainage, Civils 3D / PDS and AutoCAD.
  • Ensure that quality and consistency of technical output (drawings, reports etc) is maintained.
  • Willing to attend design meetings, site meetings and carry out site inspections.
  • Liaise and lead in a professional manner colleagues, clients, contractors and other designers and to offer advice and guidance on matters relating to their work.
  • Work on projects with consideration to the agreed project budgetary limits and time tables.
Salary and benefits
  • Hybrid and Flexible working
  • Competitive Salary & Pension package;
  • Private healthcare
  • Payment of Professional Subscription
  • Membership of group pension scheme
  • Attractive and modern working environment
  • A social office and team (subsidised annual team building days, parties and team meet-up’s)
  • Promotion Prospects – discussed at annual appraisals (opportunity to progress quickly within the firm)
  • Ongoing support, training and mentoring from senior professionals within the business with a real commitment to senior management towards personal & professional development
And much more!

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Minimum 1+ years’ experience in industry within relevant field.
  • Chartered or near Chartered status (MICE) is preferred.
  • Varied experience in the use of: Sewers for Adoption, 7th Edition; CIRIA SuDS Manual; The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF); DMRB /SHW;
  • Design of roads for Section 38 / 278 works;
  • Design of drainage for S104, S185 and S106 approval;
  • Software experience – Microdrainage, Autocad (inc Civils 3D & Vehicle Tracking) 
  • Excellent report writing, communication and numerical skills required.
Company details

My client is a dynamic, rapidly growing and well-established civil & structural engineering consultancy who are devoted to delivering creative and specialist solutions to a wide variety of projects within the civil and structural engineering sectors. They value developing the careers of every individual through promoting a culture of respect and loyalty. They also value delivering all their services to clients with a good attitude and to a high standard of quality & creativity.

To work for my client is not your typical job – it is to be part of something bigger and to contribute something of value to the world, whilst also being trained up and supported in your own career progression with regular training & encouragement from a friendly team, who prioritise the well-being of their employees through hybrid working opportunities, great modern offices and competitive benefits packages.

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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