Senior Civil Engineer – Infrastructure/Drainage

Rate: Dependent on experience

Industry: Built Environment & Infrastructure

Job Type: Contract

Location: North West

Reference: 27545sb

Expiration date: 21 September 2017


We are working in partnership with an engineering and design consultancy that specialises in complex infrastructure, process and built environments. They deliver projects from cradle-to-grave for clients across the energy, life sciences and manufacturing, nuclear, and utility services sectors.

An assignment is available for an experience Senior Civil Engineer with experience of the design of external works, hard standings and below ground foul and drainage networks. The design will be done using Microdrainage so experience of this software is a requirement.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Produce comprehensive civil and structural design packages for all aspects of civil engineering design.
Undertake all aspects of infrastructure design work on projects up to circa ~£200 million across the following sectors: Aviation, Life Sciences and Manufacturing and Power.
Contribute to the development and mentoring of junior.
Be highly proficient in AutoCAD and Microdrainage.

Person Specification:
An experienced Civil Engineer is required to work on the detailed design of civils infrastructure (below ground foul and surface water drainage, external works and hardstandings, coordination of below ground utilities, surface levels etc) associated with new buildings for large projects in the defence and manufacturing, life sciences or aviation sectors.
The successful candidate will have extensive experience of Microdrainage and AutoCAD. 
The candidate may have experience of earthworks and levels modelling software such as civils 3D or equivalent.
A thorough understanding of earthworks design, drainage design, pavement design, external works and 3D underground services co-ordination is required. 
The candidate is required to be a good communicator, who can work as part of a successful internal team (partly across two offices), respond to technical queries for other disciplines or from the contractor site. 
The candidate should ideally be a good problem solver.

Skills and Experience:
Carry out technical design reviews/critiques of projects in process.
Assist in the mentoring and development of more junior engineers.
Conversant with current codes, standards, industry best practice and responsibilities under CDM and health and safety regulations.
Proven ability to work within a fully intergrated, multi-discipline design team.

Essential Experience : 
Be highly proficient in AutoCAD and Microdrainage.

Experience in the detailed design of civils infrastructure (below ground foul and surface water drainage, external works and hardstandings, coordination of below ground utilities, surface levels etc) associated with new buildings for large projects in the defence and manufacturing, life sciences or aviation sectors.