Senior Civil Engineer

Job Reference: JW362
Salary details: £35,000 - £42,000
Location: Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Posted date: 17th May 2021
Expires: 13th Aug 2021

Senior Engineer (civil infrastructure design)
£35,000 - £42,000

Job Summary
As a Senior Engineer you will be part of an established, experienced national civil engineering team, with a base in the multidisciplinary Birmingham headquarters.  You will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of significant development infrastructure projects (across all stages of development), for a range of Clients.  You will also have the opportunity to contribute to, and be part of, a proactive learning environment within a wider national community of infrastructure engineers.

Job Duties
Be responsible for and undertake design or elements of design, with appropriate support and supervision.
Manage or contribute to management of the technical, financial and management requirements of projects.
Play an active part in the project assurance process, including taking part in technical reviews.
Provide a client focused service which results in on-going satisfaction and repeat business.
Build effective relationships within teams, across the organisation.
Mentor junior staff.
Manage a small team.

Minimum Qualification
Working towards Chartered (CEng), or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Specific Skills Required 
A variety of experience and backgrounds may suit this role.  The ideal candidate will have the right blend of skills from the following list, with the understanding experience levels in specific technical areas may vary.
• Uses analysis of relevant information and own judgement to make robust decisions.
• The ability to produce the design of highways, access roads and infrastructure of development projects including the design of road geometry, public realm, earthworks, pavements, drainage and services.
• To understand and have experience of relevant standards and guidance.
• A knowledge of road design using 3D computer modelling packages, such as Civil 3D.
• A knowledge of drainage design including piped systems, SuDS based systems and familiarity with storage design and computer programs such as MicroDrainage.

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes)
Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do
Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability
Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.
Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.
Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

• Minimum 5 years’ experience in UK development related infrastructure engineering; likely to be from a private/consultancy background.


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