Civil Design Engineer

Recruiter
The Hiring Experts Ltd
Location
Handley
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you have impressive experience as an Engineer? We’re looking for a talented Engineer/Senior Engineer to lead on new projects over the next year. The job requires creative and analytical skill, as well as a knack for communicating with approving bodies. If this sounds intriguing to you then we would love to share some detail and hear more about what you’re working towards in your career. Inspire Design and Development is a dynamic multi-disciplinary consultancy specialising in highways, drainage and earthworks design. We are a client-focused business who hold our core values of integrity, collaboration, consistency at the heart of all we do. This strong ethos allows the team to work in partnership with clients, enabling them to bring knowledge, expertise, innovation and enthusiasm to any project. Job Purpose: • Responsible for the preparation of the design of roads and drainage. Key Responsibilities: • Preparation of drainage design • Liaise with water authorities for the adoption, diversion and connections of sewers. • Preparation of highway design • Liaise with the local highway authority to negotiate the adoption of new and alteration of existing highways. • Project Management of planning applications and preparation of Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Strategies, Transportation Statements and Transportation Assessments. • Commissioning speed surveys and assessment of stopping sight distances for junctions. • Earthworks balance/ land form design using PDS • Supervise Technicians and Apprentices • Check drawings for technical compliance, quality and presentation. • Liaison with Clients and project Stakeholders • Attend Meetings • Support Project Managers and Directors as required • Project Management • Financial/Budget Management • Preparation of fee bids • Site supervision • Contract preparation • Contract administration Key Skills & Qualifications: • Civil Engineering qualification or a related discipline (HNC level or equivalent) • Experience in PDS, AutoCAD, LSS and Flow • Experience in Section 38, 104 & 278 adoptions • Good understanding of design procedures, change control, checking and review • Knowledge of the planning process is desirable • Experience of working in collaborative design team/environment For further details contact the team on - (Apply online only) - The Recruitment Team