Infrastructure: Engineer & Senior Engineer- Land Development

Arcadis Llp
Bristol (City Centre)
30 Sep 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Infrastructure : Engineer & Senior Engineer - Land Development - Cardiff or Bristol Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate ?3.4 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Arcadis. Improving quality of life. Requirements: We are striving to attract career minded, technically advanced and commercially aware Engineers and Senior Engineers to our existing high calibre team. To be considered for a role we are seeking candidates with the following credentials: Minimum Academic Qualifications: - Senior Engineer: Degree Qualified and preferably Incorporated or Chartered Engineer (M.I.C.E.). - Engineer: Degree Qualified and nearing Incorporated or Chartered Engineering status. Essential Experience: - Land development infrastructure background (surface water, foul water drainage, highway and utility design) - Expert in using Autodesk Civils 3D for infrastructure design and skilled in use of Microdrainage for drainage design. - Ability in use of Navisworks and Revit in context of development infrastructure design - Flexibility to travel occasionally throughout the UK and abroad when required. - Client facing and ability to develop contacts and relationships. - Previous experience in the control and supervision of aspects of a project, applying standards with the ability to resolve technical issues (Senior Engineer role) - Some exposure to managing commercial aspects (Senior Engineer role) - Excellent motivator with the ability to influence and manage people and situations effectively. - You will have the ability to think in an innovative and entrepreneurial manner to deliver the very best solutions to our clients. Duties & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Director/ Associate Director/ Manager, you will hold a key role within the Land Development and Building Structures team, providing expert technical advice and leading by example through the successful delivery of infrastructure, highways and drainage projects. You will be accountable for taking a leading role in the delivery of development related infrastructure including surface water, foul water, highways and utilities design to meet the client's requirements and adoptable standards, taking responsibility for technical output. You will lead / support the management of projects including resource allocation, managing subcontractors, quality assurance and client feedback and ensuring effective communication of any changes/modifications You will work in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design, providing both leadership and technical advice to project team members on the use of Autodesk Civils 3D and Microdrainage. You will also mentor and develop team members to enable them to achieve their full potential. Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: - Delivery of allocated technical assignments, work elements and work packages and other design activities - Undertaking technical tasks in accordance with the Company's quality, safety and project management/engineering procedures and controls - Provision of design inputs, within own area of experience/knowledge, across aspects of the Company's activities and commissions - Checking / vetting all designs before issue - Undertaking consultancy assignments and providing advisory support to Clients and contribute to formulation of design concepts and approaches - Maintain good relationships with Client's key representatives and contribute to the marketing/networking. - Inputs to the formulation of technical proposals and their presentation to potential Clients - Specific allocated responsibilities and duties commensurate with individual experience and developmental needs. - Design management, team leadership / mentoring and client relationship skills - Carry out any other tasks as directed by your Line Manager What Do We Offer? We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. How to Apply: Applying could not be easier, please click the link below and follow the simple steps to upload your CV and commence what could be the next and most fulfilling chapter in your career to date.
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