Civil Technician

Calibre Search
09 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Location – Wigan

Salary - £28-33k (DOE)

Title – Civil Infrastructure Technician

I'm currently recruiting for a Civil Technician with experience in roads or drainage detailed design or drawings. The Company prides itself on delivering innovative and commercial construction and infrastructure engineering solutions on a very wide range of projects across the business sector spectrum. There delivery teams comprise of professionally qualified engineers of every discipline and the Company is committed to developing its skill base by employing people who are passionate about their careers, thrive on responsibility and committed to exceeding client’s requirements. With an extensive client list comprising of many leading construction companies, national development companies, institutional investors and other household names.

It primarily consists of both civil and structures with some geo presence in the North West office., they have around 30 technical staff and 3 Directors, one of which is no-longer hands on. It’s a very nice environment in the office, although the mood is tolerant of having a laugh and enjoying yourselves, the work is still needed and done to a very high standard. The consultancy has a great presence with the likes of Redrow and Barret Homes, in which brings in major infrastructure projects and structural work that exceeds £35million at a time. Along with this they work on major educational, residential, commercial and health care schemes in and around the North West region.

I am currently looking for a Technician for their busy civil engineering team, based in their newly modernised Wigan office. It is essential that the candidate will be capable of working well within a team environment. They will have excellent mathematical and technical skills, an up to date knowledge of the relevant software and standards to produce quality detailed drawings / designs, ensuring that engineering solutions produced comply with current design and construction standards, applicable legislation and client expectations; and are delivered in accordance with the agreed timescales.

Civil engineering design and drafting functions will be primarily in the field of highways, drainage, utilities and earthworks and specific experience of the following is desirable:

3D site modelling and road design using PDS design suite

S38/S278 highway design to Manual for Streets and Design Manual for Roads & Bridges

Volumetric Assessment

Drainage design for Private and Adoptable Systems (Strategy and Layout, Hydraulic Calculations)

General Detailed Drawing using AutoCAD 2014

Undertaking Statutory Authority Searches & Liaison

General Reporting and Correspondence

Construction Specifications

Risk Assessments

You must have at least 2 years experience working in a UK consultancy working on similar schemes. It is vital that you have experience and exposure to similar schemes with experience on Civils 3D and possibly microdrainage but this is only desirable. In house promotions are common with this consultancy and they are keen for the right candidate to come in, grow and progress with them and push their own business ideas.

Should you be keen on this opportunity then please feel free to contact me in confidence for a confidential chat on (phone number removed).

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