Senior Civil Engineer

Posted 30 April 2023
Salary £45k - 55k per year
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameNatasha Jones

Job description

Senior Civil Engineer - London
Do you want to work for a company where you would have the opportunity to work across various disciplines of Civil Engineering and learn new skills? My client provides an incredible range of design and engineering consultancy services to clients who demand exceptional results. My client are looking for a Senior Engineer to join their London based team.
You will be working in the growing UK Highways Sector, you are expected to have a strong track record on highway projects working with contractors and/or end clients on large highway schemes. You will ideally be a Chartered Engineer with experience of possibly small packages on large projects.
You'll be working as part of an enthusiastic and committed team of Engineers and Technicians to deliver high quality output on projects. Client care and repeat business is crucial to the company success, so you'll need to be able to develop and nurture relationships with our clients (both internal and external).
Responsibilities & Accountabilities
·Provide engineering services design and consultancy work on behalf of team under the direction of the line manager or project lead.
·Produce design deliverables (including drawings, specifications and reports), site surveys, construction stage duties, client liaison with members of design/construction teams, project management, costing and ensure progress against the project brief.
·Check calculations and detailed drawings to ensure engineering designs meet appropriate quality and compliance controls, project brief and customer requirements.
·Collaborate closely with multi-disciplinary members of the design team to deliver safe, efficient and buildable solutions.
·Contribute to the preparation of enquiry plans, tender reviews, fee estimate sheets, scopes of work and change controls as required.
·Review specialist subcontractors/suppliers calculations and drawings for technical compliance with design intent.
Skills & Experience
·Degree qualified in Civil Engineering (or equivalent).
·Demonstrable experience of delivering projects in Civil Engineering.
·Confident communication and presentation skills with the ability to explain complex ideas simply.
·An ability to develop relationships with both internal and external stakeholders that deliver long term benefits.
·Considerable civil engineering design, technical detailing and specification writing experience.
·Proficient in the design of below ground foul and surface water drainage using Microdrainage software.
·Be fully conversant with the basics of CIRIA 753 (The SUDS Manual), Sewers for Adoption and other relevant British Standards and Eurocodes with respect to civils design and specification.

The network of offices are appealing, friendly and comfortable spaces, easily accessible by car or public transport. The team are operating a Hybrid/flexible working policy.
·Company car or cash allowance
·Up to 6% matched contributory pension plan
·Life assurance scheme
·25 days annual leave plus ability to buy additional leave
·Discount scheme (including gym membership, mobile phones etc)
·Family friendly policies
·Employee assistance
·Professional development