Senior Civil Design Engineer

Probe Technical Recruitment
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Civil Design Engineer looking to reach your full potential?

This company are a well-established multi-disciplinary Structural Engineering firm, with a diverse workload ranging in value from £1-150 million schemes. The company have a vacancy for a project delivery role delivering
Civil Drainage and Infrastructure Engineering designs and assist or manage the production of information for their clients.

The company offer a varied and interesting workload, this is a client facing role, and consequently the company require a candidate with excellent communication skills. The successful candidate would have extensive experience, and a good grounding in a range of civil engineering work (drainage, highways etc), or deeper knowledge within one area and a desire to develop their skills across other disciplines.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities associated with the role are as follows:

• Providing technical input and ensuring quality of work output on projects requiring detailed Highway Design and Drainage Design.
• Manage a Civils team and including all checking procedures.
• Obtaining section agreements for highways and drainage works
• Report writing.
• Managing projects autonomously.
• To liaise with the client as required obtaining information on project work.


• Experience with a range of relevant software packages including Micro drainage, PDS or Civils 3d.
• Recent experience of detailed design for a variety of Civil Engineering works;
• Knowledge of the planning system and development control process;
• Knowledge of the principles and techniques of transportation planning and traffic engineering;
• An understanding of Local and National planning policy context;
• An understanding of Section 104 and 106.
• An understanding of Section 38 and 278.
• Ability to manage time and work to strict deadlines.
• Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
• Ability to liaise directly with clients and with other consultants/suppliers.
• Ability to work collaboratively.
• Ability to support project-related discussions.
• Ability to self-direct on small projects, and seek support as required on larger projects.
• Commitment to producing high quality work and to promoting the reputation of the company.
• Commitment to continuous professional development