Senior Civil Engineer

Recruiter
Dakota6 Manchester
Location
Cambridge, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Oct 2019
Closes
05 Nov 2019
Ref
1290184952
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A respected mid-sized consultancy are looking to recruit a senior civil infrastructure engineer to their office in Cambridge.
The selected candidate will be running a newly established infrastructure division focused on highways and drainage that has received significant investment and support from the companies management. You will be tasked delivering projects from initial planning and feasibility through to detailed design and construction phases.
Based out of their Cambridge office, you will also work on developing projects for their London office.
Responsibilities:
  • Ground modelling/cut and fill analysis.
  • External level design.
  • Preparation of surface water and SuDS drainage strategies for planning applications.
  • Private and adoptable drainage designs.
  • Foul and surface water flow and network analysis for gravity and pumped systems.
  • Implementation of SUDs designs.
  • Dialogue/negotiation with relevant third-party stakeholders.
  • Drainage consents, approvals and Section 104/106 agreements.
  • Preparation of flood risk assessments would be advantageous.
  • Looking at all aspects of different junction designs for private and local authority schemes.
  • Horizontal and vertical alignments design.
  • Pavement specification and design.
  • Sign specifications, white lining, swept path analysis and designing for deliveries.
  • Traffic calming schemes.
  • Designing for pedestrians including all types of cycleway and footway enhancements.
  • Preparation of Section 278/38 designs and agreements.

Key Skills
  • You must have led infrastructure design on an extensive range of projects for both technical and non-technical clients.
  • Mentoring and development of other engineers, graduates and technicians.
  • Meeting with clients, key stakeholders and other professionals.
  • Fully conversant with all key UK drainage and highway design standards.
  • Competent use of AutoCAD, Microdrainage, AutoTrack, Civils 3D, PDS sign and line packages as well as Microsoft Office.
  • Be able to prepare a range of civil engineering reports including, but not limited to, drainage strategies, utility reports, technical notes and transport feasibility studies.
  • Preparation of fee proposals and project briefing notes.
  • You will be expected to be involved in business development, seeking opportunities to market the business and develop project opportunities.
This is a unique and exciting opportunity for a pro-active, motivated and experienced engineer who is looking to lead a newly created team of experienced engineers and technicians and help build up and develop this division over the next few years.
This is an established consultancy whose multiple offices allow them to focus on projects nationwide and brings with it very real opportunities for career development and progression.
If you'd like to find out more dont hesitate to call me back on 01618176200.

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