Civil engineer

Newcastle upon Tyne
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As part of the Design Team the role has responsibility for providing support in all areas of Civil Engineering in the development of efficient technical solutions that will deliver improvements to water and wastewater networks in line with our Client's strategic direction.

Experience within the water industry with a focus on the design of water and wastewater network solutions

Responsible for supporting the management and Project Manager to ensure the successful delivery of robustly defined technical solutions

Undertake feasibility, scoping and outline design, detailed design and provide ongoing support to Delivery Partners during the construction and commissioning of projects within the required timescales and within agreed design budgets

Undertake production of technical reports, calculations, development of design and construction drawings and specifications in compliance with relevant industry standards. Ensure all solutions are safe to build, operate and maintain

Support the preparation of the Business Case Reports clearly defining the project proposals for submission for governance approval

Work closely with the all parties in the project team to ensure the right solution is delivered

Communicate and quantify any residual risks associated with the preferred solution

Work collaboratively within an integrated team environment to deliver design solutions

Investigate and apply innovative approaches that will improve the way we work and drive efficiency

Maintain up to date technical knowledge of survey, design, drafting, project and contract management standards and techniques

Maintain communication and develop ongoing relationships with clients, stakeholders and customers as required

Undertake the design activities using appropriate software and applying relevant design standards


Degree qualified (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject

Working towards a professional qualification with a relevant engineering institution i.e. Chartership with ICE

Experience in water industry and preferably previous experience in the design of water / wastewater networks.

Computer literate with a good understanding of appropriate software packages

Awareness in the planning, specification and design of projects

Possess sound knowledge of current legislation and able to work in accordancce with QA and H&S procedures.

Able to integrate well into a team as well as work independently

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application