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Senior Civil Design Engineer - Thames Water Projects

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Senior Civil Design Engineer - Thames Water Projects

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £400 - 450 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Bevan

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 050

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Role: Senior Civil Design Engineer - Thames Water Projects
Location: London/Hybrid
Rate: up to £450 p/d depending on experience - Inside IR35
Duration: 12 Months+
Are you a Civil Design Engineer with experience within the water industry looking for a new challenge?
My client, a principal contractor covering the full range of civil services from design to construction and facility maintenance within the water industry are currently looking for a Civil Design Engineer who will be responsible for the production of outline and detailed civil design deliverables on a wide range of AMP7 infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects.
They have multiple offices based in London and will be happy to support hybrid working. you will be expected to attend the office for design team meetings circa 2 times a week.
To be considered for this position you MUST have 5+ years civil design experience in the UK Water Industry.
Although chartership isn't essential it is highly desirable.
·Ascertaining Clients' requirements through reference to their specification documents and visiting sites with their nominated personnel.  A key requirement is the ability to determine the actual operational requirement and propose appropriate solutions
·Working alongside the Design Manager and delivery staff to ensure scheme designs are value engineered and adhere to client specifications whilst retaining appropriate levels of operational security and full compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental legislation
·Promoting innovation and challenge parties involved to ensure cost effectiveness in all design activities
·Providing outline and detailed civil engineering outputs from inception to completion of schemes, including working alongside site installation / construction personnel
·Coordinating design production between in house design teams, external design companies, our suppliers and subcontractors and where applicable our clients' designers
·Ensuring design work is completed to agreed programmes, financial budgets and KPI's
·Liaising with clients' engineering staff to ensure designs are approved in accordance with required timescales
Skills and experience:
·Possess an industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng or NVQ equivalent
·Be chartered or pursuing chartership with 5+ years' experience within the water industry
·Possess excellent ICT knowledge and skills
·Be adept at working closely with construction staff in a multi-disciplinary team environment
·Possess a working knowledge of Microsoft packages (experience with AutoCAD software would be an advantage)
·Water and wastewater processes
·BIM / PAS 1192
·Water companies and their ways of working
·Civil design of structures including pumping stations, gravity and pressure pipelines, inlet works, settlement tanks, secondary and tertiary treatment structures and associated works
·Preparation of civil general arrangement drawings
·Hydraulic analysis including open channel hydraulic calculations
·Interpretation of ground investigation reports
·Selection and appraisal of suppliers and their design submissions
·Preparation of documentation in accordance with the CDM regulations
·Identification of the temporary works requirements of the permanent works design
·Co-ordination of design at all stages
We are looking to move quick sourcing for this position. Apply Today and We will be in touch to progress your application. You can contact me at or reach me on 02393 876 050.
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