Senior Civil Engineer

BMC Recruitment Group Ltd
Newcastle upon Tyne
£35000 - £40000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Organisation:

Our client an international player and leader that provide multi-disciplinary consultancy services are looking to introduce a Senior Civil Engineer into their team.

The Role:

The Senior Engineer will manage engineering projects and the operational activity of a small engineering team on a day-to-day basis, to ensure that projects are delivered on time and to budget. They will play a key role in supporting the training and development of less experienced team members.

• Manage engineering projects and co-ordinate resource and activities to achieve short-term time and financial targets
• Produce engineering designs, calculations and specifications, using appropriate technical software
• Co-ordinate input from other disciplines and specialisms as required
• Prepare technical reports in accordance with clients’ briefs
• Supervise and co-ordinate the production of technical drawings
• Check calculations, specifications, drawings and reports produced by others, in accordance with Operational Procedures
• Attend and participate in client and (internal and external) project meetings
• Undertake site visits to monitor the progress of works against our clients specification, and highlight issues to the contractor, client and/or (internal or external) project manager as necessary
• Report regularly to relevant Associate(s) on the performance of projects against agreed project plans and budgets
• Correspond with external third parties (eg clients, contractors, architects and/or manufacturers) regarding information and technical queries
• Comply with project management, Operational (QA), Environmental and Health and Safety procedures
• Provide training and coaching to less experienced staff
• Proactively manage own continuing professional development (including, where appropriate, actively pursuing Chartership with an appropriate professional institution).

The Individual:

• Degree level in Civil or Structural Engineering (MEng or BEng)
• Evidence of progress towards achieving recognition as a chartered professional