Infrastructure Engineer / Senior Civil Engineer

Carrington West Limited
£35k - £45k pa
03 Dec 2017
04 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My clients Birmingham office has gone from strength to strength and helped to broaden their standing and recognition in the Midlands and beyond.
We are currently looking to recruit an Engineer / Senior Engineer to join our established Civil Engineering Design team based in our Birmingham office.
The role is to provide a pro-active supporting function to the existing senior level engineering staff. The successful candidate will be able to take responsibility for the management of the design process for a range of infrastructure for public and private sector development schemes and you will have the opportunity to run your own projects.
The role sits between the senior staff and the technician and CAD operator positions and so the successful candidate will be expected to delegate to and manage the activities and outputs of the more junior team members.
In particular we are looking to strengthen our drainage design capabilities, both for strategic network design at outline planning stage as well as the detail design for technical approvals and construction.
Key responsibilities / Duties will include:
·Support and lead the production of Drainage and Highway designs and provision for all types and scales of development projects
·Delegate and manage the CAD and technician resource in the delivery of outputs to agreed deadlines
·Liaise with the client and design teams on active projects and to manage and procure deliverables on time
·Deliver projects within budget constraints
·Prepare and manage technical reports
About You
·A degree in Civil Engineering or an equivalent qualification
·Experience of Section 38, Section 278 and Section 104 submissions
·Experience in Civils3D would be an advantage
·Have experience in detailed drainage and attenuation design, including Sewers for Adoption 6 and 7, using MicroDrainage as well as hand-calculations and DMRB design approach
·Have experience in highway design and specification, both DMRB and Local Authority Design Guide
·Have experience in earthworks design, including interpretation of site investigation and preparation of earthworks analysis
·Experience of the delegation and management of technician and CAD resources
·Have excellent communication and written skills with the ability to both compile and check reports, communicate with clients and other Design team members
Competent in the use of Microsoft Office programmes

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