Senior/Civil Engineer

We are looking for a Senior/Civil Engineer to join our dynamic Civils Team based in our Newcastle office.

The ideal candidate should ideally have a minimum of 5 years experience with a minimum of a HND in Civil Engineering. You should have experience of working within the residential, commercial and retail sectors.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Supporting the Technical Director in the delivery of projects on time and on budget.
  • Undertaking technical and feasibility studies.
  • Developing detailed designs.
  • Assessing the potential risks of specific projects, as well as, undertaking risk management in specialist roles.
  • Communicating and liaising effectively with colleagues and architects, subcontractors, contracting civil engineers, consultants, co-workers and clients.
  • The ability to think both creatively and logically to resolve design and development problems.
  • Managing change, as the client may change their mind about the design, and ensuring relevant parties are notified of changes in the project.
  • Compiling and checking reports.
  • Compiling and reviewing project drawings.
  • Undertaking drainage design utilising Micro Drainage/Flow design package and integrating the drainage design into the overall site layout and levels proposal.
  • Undertaking the design of the proposed site levels and tie in reviews at all boundaries.
  • Using PDS/Civils 3D to assess earthworks volumes, horizontal and vertical road alignments
  • Identifying where retaining walls and other structures are required to accommodate the clients proposed scheme.
  • Liaising with Local Authorities with regards to highway works.
  • Liaising with Water Authorities with regards to applications for foul and storm water drainage designs.
  • Liaising with the Environment Agency and other government organisations to obtain approvals for works to proceed.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Minimum HND in Civil Engineering.
  • Extensive experience, especially in designing and managing projects, ideally 5 years’ industry experience.
  • Experience in PDS/ Civils 3D design software
  • Experience in Micro-drainage/Flow Drainage design software
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.
  • The ability to take responsibility for the design and overall delivery of a project.
  • To be able to work as part of a team and collaboratively and co-operatively.


Send you CV to: [email protected]