Civil Design Engineer

Plymouth / Bristol


Job Description

Our client, a leading water infrastructure contractor, is looking to employ a Civil Design Engineer on a permanent basis to be responsible for assisting the production of designs and stakeholder management for a wide range of AMP7 infrastructure & wastewater projects.

The role would require the right candidate to undertake, and have demonstrable experience in, the responsibilities below.

Main responsibilities:
• Design delivery of water and waste projects from outline scope to the construction stage in accordance with Water Industry Standards and relevant British Standards
• Undertake civil engineering design calculations, report writing and sketches
• Civil and Hydraulic design and analysis of pipelines, chambers and structures
• Preparation of civil general arrangement drawings and details as required
• Work closely with CAD team to ensure design outputs are correctly transferred to project model and drawing outputs
• Scoping of all necessary site investigation works to assist design and construction.
• Interface with other designers where appropriate (Structural, Electrical & Mechanical Design) internal and external design companies.
• Stakeholder / third party management to facilitate accurate programming of works
• Ensure Health & Safety are of paramount importance
• Preparation of documents relating to and ensuring compliance with the designer’s responsibilities under the CDM regulations
• Timely production of the design outputs and associated documentation
• Attendance at design, progress and site meetings as required
• Providing mentoring and support to junior staff which may include acting as ICE delegated engineer
• identification of the temporary works requirement of the permanent work design
• Engagement and communications with Clients as part of project delivery

The experience we are looking for in a candidate:
• Degree level civil engineering qualification
• Working towards chartership with an applicable institution
• Possess excellent ICT knowledge and skills
• Knowledge of water and waste infrastructure and / or non-infrastructure design
• Knowledge of multi-disciplinary engineering design would be advantageous
• Knowledge of CDEs would be advantageous
• Experience in structural / Geotechnical / hydraulics design would be advantageous.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
• Excellent communication skills
• Be able to think innovatively
• Strong customer and stakeholder focus

Minimum Experience Needed:
• Demonstratable experience of water and waste infrastructure and / or non-infrastructure design
• Working towards chartership with an applicable institution
• Computer literacy including Microsoft Suite

Qualifications Needed:
• Degree level Civil Engineering qualification or equivalent

If rate of pay is a sliding scale what is needed to get to the top amount:
• Significant demonstratable experience of water and waste infrastructure and / or non-infrastructure design
• Professional Engineering membership / chartership with a relevant engineering body.
• Demonstrable experience of multi-disciplinary engineering design
• Demonstrable experience of CDEs
• Demonstrable experience of structural / Geotechnical / hydraulics design
• Demonstrable experience with all job description responsibilities.
• Demonstratable experience with all points in the minimum experience section.

The salary banding is indicative and dependent on experience. Details on the full package are to be discussed during shortlisting.
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