Civil Infrastructure Engineer
Responsible for generating civils design as part of a multi-disciplinary design team.
•Provide appropriate level of civils design including surface and foul water drainage, levels, earthworks volumes and road alignments / pavement make-ups
•To be responsible for your own ICE training and effectively manage route to professional qualification.
Principal responsibilities and accountabilities
•Be responsible for the production of detailed civil calculations in accordance with the relevant standards and procedures.
•Be fully conversant with the basics of Ciria 753 (The SUDS Manual), Sewers for Scotland 3 and other relevant British Standards and Eurocodes with respect to civils design and specification.
•Ensure quality of delivery when producing sketches or CAD drawings to internal and/or customer standards.
•Work closely with other members of the design team to deliver safe, efficient and buildable solutions.
•Communicate and collaborate with engineers and technicians from other disciplines, other consultants, etc.
•Promote and achieve excellent service through Perfect Delivery.
•Ensure thorough checking and accuracy of own deliverables and record documentation in accordance with company QA procedures.
•Take active responsibility for maintaining calculation and drawing records.
•Develop positive relationships with customers through good professional conduct.
•Participate in knowledge sharing across team and locations.
•Attend in-house design courses and seminars and feedback to the rest of the department if required.
•Keep up to date with ICE CPD requirements.
•Report to management team as required.
•Excellent team ethic, and ability to work extended hours on occasions when required.
•Review specialist subcontractors/suppliers production calculations and drawings for technical compliance with design intent.
Qualifications and training
•Degree in civil engineering
•Ideally aiming for MICE in the future
•Eligible to pass criteria for security clearance and airside pass applications
Technical skills and experience
•High level proficiency of Microdrainage and Civils 3D.
• “Engineer” proficiency in the use of AutoCAD 2D and 3D software.
•A good knowledge in the production of technical specifications and the ability to use NBS Building and Create.
•Good knowledge and understanding of design of site wide infrastructure and earthworks.
•A keen eye for the detail of specific tasks, combined with an understanding of how such specifics fit in with the project as a whole.
•Knowledge of CDM regulations.
•Knowledge of current UK technical standards/publications and legislation requirements.
•High level of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software i.e. word, excel, etc.
•Ability to work accurately and methodically under pressure and strict deadlines, including the ability to juggle multiple tasks
•Excellent time and cost management skills to ensure cost effective and accurate delivery
•Effectively manage own time and others within small teams across multiple projects and prioritise workload
•Strong demonstrable communication style and interpersonal skills, particularly the ability to influence and negotiate both internally and externally
•Ability to work well within a team of other professionals (Architects, service engineers etc) in delivering designs to satisfy the agreed brief