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Civil Engineer

£35,000 to £45,000
Job Type
16 Sep 2022
An opportunity has arisen for a Civil Engineer to join one of the most established consultancies in the UK. You will be joining a multi-award-winning engineering and environmental design consultancy with a proven reputation for technical excellence and exceptional client satisfaction. Rated Platinum Investors in People (IIP), a prestigious accolade that demonstrates our commitment to our people and establishes us as an employer of choice. They invest in their people and ensure they have everything they need to develop a fantastic career. They extensively research, benchmark and review all salaries and benefits against others within the industry. Your career will not conform to the traditional models of yesterday but will be a fulfilling and challenging journey into tomorrow's digital age; a journey that you will play an active role in defining! What you will be doing This is an exciting opportunity for a Civil Engineer to join a Transport & Infrastructure group. The role will be working with the Design Development team in Birmingham. The team delivers a wide variety of consultancy services to a large client base, both local and national. The Transport & Infrastructure Design Service are responsible for providing several engineering services across multiple sectors, at all stages of a client's project, from inception through to commissioning. Working on challenging and multiple projects simultaneously, you will be undertaking preliminary and detailed design of roads, levels, drainage, and external works in both the public (adoptable) and private realm. You will be providing technical support activities determined on more than one project, as by the Team Leader and/or other senior members of the team. An Engineer is required to work with limited support and supervision. It is expected that the Engineer will take greater responsibility for their own development and learning, as well as support the development of more junior team members with the supervising Graduate Engineers and apprentices. An Engineer will be required to comply with Company procedures and with health and safety and environmental regulations. When liaising with internal/external clients and third parties an Engineer is expected to adopt a professional approach. What you will bring Technical experience within the field of Civil Engineering design, covering several aspects of preliminary and detailed design of highways, levels, drainage, and external works. An aptitude using the industry standard design software packages AutoCAD, Civil 3D (although extensive experience in the use of PDS would be considered as long as there is a willingness to train on Civil 3D) and MicroDrainage. You will understand the multi-disciplinary nature of projects from planning stage, through to completion and a willingness to understand more about other discipline roles on projects. Experience liaising with both internal and external bodies, including planning authorities, statutory undertakers, and national bodies such as the Environment Agency. Willingness to develop an outward facing capacity as a design team representative in dealings with clients on technical matters. A willingness to delegate design responsibility to others and act in a mentoring role to less experienced staff. Good communicator, both written and oral, with the ability to adapt communication style to suit different circumstances Ability to build and maintain strong relationships at all levels both internally and externally. A 'self-starter' with drive, positivity and enthusiasm and a strong desire to succeed. Benefits 25 days holiday (with the option to purchase more), pension, life assurance and healthcare. Perkbox, Cycle to Work, paid volunteering days, regular social events, rewards scheme and much more. Access to personalised fully funded Learning & Development opportunities including charterships and paid professional subscriptions. Hybrid working.If you are interested in this role, please contact George Cartwright at Calibre Search or Click apply. Calibre Search promote equality in the workplace and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified candidates regardless of their sex, race, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age. We act as both an employment agency and employment business
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  • Job Reference: 714021774-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Calibre Search
    Calibre Search
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent