Senior Civil Engineer

Location City of London
Discipline: Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Jean-Marie Salmacis

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Job ref: Senior Engineer
Published: 6 days ago

Key Role and Responsibilities:

We have a great opportunity for a well experienced Graduate Civil Engineer or newly Chartered Engineer to accompany our client's team on a wide variety of interesting and challenging projects.

You will be expected to work on a variety of projects assisting our teams in the design of Drainage, Roads and associated Civil Engineering works associated with building projects. Most of the projects will be in London and South of England and typically involve challenging brownfield sites being developed for developments in a wide range of sectors.

You will be based in London and sit alongside our structural engineering team providing civil engineering services from project inception through to completion on site. You will be expected to lead the civil engineering elements supporting the Project Engineer and where required attend client design team meetings and site meeting/visits.

The work will include the preparation of Drainage Strategies, SUDS Assessments for planning applications and a hands-on approach to the detailed design and production information for construction.

Key Attributes

  • MEng Civil Engineering degree from an ICE approved course.

  • Approaching Chartered status with the Institution of Civil Engineers.

  • Ability to carry out Professional Development and maintaining records in accordance with ICE requirements to progress to Eng.Tech./IEng/CEng status.

  • Impeccable track record of deadline execution within various sectors of the Built Environment.

  • Be a skilled producer of designs for all Civil Engineering services required by clients.

  • Conversant with AutoCAD, PDS Site Developer / Civil 3D, XP Solutions suite, Micro-drainage, MS Project or similar, TEDDS, and other industry recognised software.

  • Applied approach to time management, be able to deliver multiple projects simultaneously and work independently.

  • Previous involvement in liaising with colleagues and construction professionals throughout the design and construction process.

  • Sound understanding of the building process, procurement, design management and control and interaction with other stakeholders in the construction process.

  • Involvement in production of fee proposals for project.

  • Involvement in identification and management of project risks and preparation of risk assessments.

  • Applied approach to time management, be able to deliver multiple projects simultaneously and work independently.

  • Be flexible and able to adapt to changes.

Personal Qualities

  • Passion and drive for Civil Engineering.

  • Establish yourself as a key contact with other consultants and partners and to represent the company at design team meetings.

  • Excellent communication skills coupled with a personable and professional disposition.

  • Organisational skills to assist with professional development.

  • Building and maintaining good rapport with clients.

We are a unique business that recognises the importance of balance and how it not only benefits the employee but also the wider business. We encourage members of staff to get involved with company, charity and sports events, and believe that it is imperative to enjoy your career.

The salary is competitive within the industry and will reflect your experience and qualifications. You will also receive the following benefits:

  • 30 days annual leave including Bank Holidays, increasing with length of service.

  • Offices are closed over Christmas.

  • Pension contribution.

  • Bi-annual performance related bonus.

  • Flexible pay scheme (ability to buy extra holidays).

  • Death in service scheme.

  • Income protection scheme.

  • Spa Medical (medical service employee wellness program).

  • Professional Membership (2 per year).

  • Agile Working.

  • Free eye test vouchers.

  • Cycle to work Scheme.

  • Dress down Fridays.

  • Branded PPE.

  • Personal fleece and water bottle.