Senior Civil Engineer

RGB Exeter
£35000 - £40000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am representing a well known Engineering Consultancy who are actively seeking to appoint a Senior Civil Engineer. If you are looking to move to a  company that promotes a team working environment and supports their staff in all aspects of career development and actively encourages organic growth within the business then this position would be highly suitable for you.

Key Responsibilities

- Design of drainage, service, road infrastructure and earthworks on a broad range of projects that include industrial, commercial, residential, retail, health and leisure developments.

- Preparation of associated drawings from concept stage through to

- construction.

- Preparation of Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Statements and  Service Strategy Reports as well as design of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems from concept stage through to implementation.

- Design and detailing of works associated with highway (s.278, s.38,

- etc.) and drainage agreements (s.104, s.185, etc) as well as other relevant consents / permits and negotiation of technical approvals.

- Site audits and feasibility assessments.

- Growing civil engineering expertise as well as  maintaining and

- developing Client relationships.

- Management, leadership, support and coaching of other team members

- in undertaking technical work and report writing.


Candidate Essentials

- Minimum of 5 years' experience in a civil engineering role and should hold a relevant degree.

- Chartered or working towards Chartered Status.

- Able to work both independently and as part of a team in various disciplines and types of project.

- Experience writing reports such as Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Statements, etc.

- Experience preparing drawings using AutoCAD.

- Experience carrying out design of foul and surface water drainage systems using MicroDrainage.

- Experience carrying out vehicle swept path assessments using AutoTrack.

- Experience using ground modelling software for the design of horizontal / vertical alignment, earthworks, etc.

- Experience of negotiations with highway authorities, drainage authorities and Environment Agency.

- Knowledge of national guidance such as Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions, Manual for Streets, Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations, etc