Civil Senior Engineer
Role includes responsibility for leading civil engineering projects and guide other engineers to deliver projects and perform team administrative tasks as required. This will be a pivotal role within the civil engineering team and have responsibility for implementing the teams QA/QC procedures, project management tools as well as helping to grow the business.
Industry relevant Bachelor’s degree/ Masters Degree in Civil Engineering or internationally equivalent qualification
Working towards UK chartership
Has sole responsibility for significant and complex activities or projects
Responsible for checking the quality and accuracy of own and others’ work
Responsible for monitoring budgets and controlling expenditure to meet financial targets for own areas.
Responsible for predicting and planning future resources which may include setting up new projects (technical or business) and project plans
Responsible for meeting agreed deadlines
Successful candidate may in addition be responsible for one or more of the following:
o Responsible for the performance, work and development of others, providing guidance, training, motivational and directional feedback
o Responsible for the achievement of financial targets in specified areas; contributes to the setting of budgets
o Responsible for negotiating significant contracts/agreements with customers and/or suppliers
Drainage design to schemes in an Urban or Greenfield setting including sustainable urban drainage and hydraulic modelling.
Familiar with Section 102 and 104 adoptions, 106 connection application and 185 diversion works.
Negotiating with Statutory bodies including The Environment Agency on hydraulic matters pertaining to the development.
Detailed experience in compiling Code For Sustainable Homes, Breeam and CEEQUAL code assessments.
Ideal candidates will have an in depth knowledge of:
o Sewers for Adoption 7th edition (SFA7th)
o Planning policy statement 25 (PPS25)
o Approved Document H
Highway infrastructure design and adoption with particular attention to levels and drainage.
Negotiating with the Council Highway agencies on highway issues pertaining to the development.
An in depth knowledge of:
o Section 38 adoption and 278 works.
o Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB)
o Road markings and Signage
Direct and supervise other Designers/Drafters activities as required
Use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment for simulation purposes and to prepare engineering design documents
Apply expert knowledge of civil engineering solutions
Research design options and document findings
Undertake liaison and coordination with other designers, including architects, and other engineers to agree on safe designs
Demonstrate capability and experience in managing and performing projects in a fast paced environment