• Engineer & Senior Engineer
  • £ Competitive salary & benefits package
  • Permanent
  • Cornwall with relocation package support

We have opportunities to join us in a Senior role with our Engineering Consultancy services team, operating from the idyllic county of Cornwall. If you’re a talented and results-driven Engineer, looking for progression with work-life balance that allows you time for friends/ family/ to walk the dog on a sandy beach/ surf in the Cornish waves – we’d love to hear from you!

Projects you’ll lead on

We work collaboratively with Local Authority to deliver long-term projects across Cornwall & the South West in line with our 4 year Business Plan. Your design and civil/structural engineering experience will see you deliver across a diverse project portfolio – across drainage, highways & structures, environmental improvement, transport and cycle pathways, maintenance, construction that will deliver crucial  modernisation to Cornwall’s infrastructure.              

About you

You will be an experienced Civil or Structural Engineer with a track record of sound engineering judgement and practical skills that can be applied to our engineering projects.

You will be Chartered (C.Eng), Incorporated (I.Eng) with significant C.Eng or post I.Eng experience in civil engineering. Or if not already qualified, you may be working towards your Chartered Status and able to demonstrate relevant experience and competence in this area.

We are looking for you to bring:

  • Knowledge of suitable design methods, structural design and analysis to Eurocodes or relevant British Standards
  • Proven project management skills and knowledge of NEC contracts
  • Ability to successfully monitor and evaluate project progress and finances
  • Wide knowledge of construction methods and techniques
  • Strong focus on health and safety with excellent client management skills
  • Solutions focussed approach with proactive communication across construction teams to resolve technical queries
  • Positive people & projects leader

Working with us you will have a competitive benefits package that includes pension, professional development investment & employee discount package. We are also able to offer flexible working and relocation support in moving to Cornwall.

Our team

As Senior Engineer you will be joining our professional and experienced team to successfully deliver highway or environmental design projects. Your role will span the whole project lifecycle from inception through the feasibility and preliminary design stage, technical approval, detailed design, the creation of works information and supervision on site.

You will have a varied and autonomous role, undertaking a wide range of technical and managerial duties and involvement in varied and complex projects.  The role will see you undertaking technical analysis and design to Eurocodes/ British Standards and Department for Transport Standards, preparing technical reports, collecting data, monitoring and managing allocated budgets.

You will be joining a close-knit team of engineers, providing technical and professional advice to deliver projects within agreed timescales. You will need to bring a collaborative approach and excellent communication skills that allow you to develop strong, functional relationships with delivery staff, internal clients, landowners and other stake holders. You will also have a strong focus on health, safety and welfare of all those connected with our projects.

Please get in touch

We are keen to hear from all candidates that may be interested in this opportunity. If you’d like to have an informal discussion about the role, please contact Rose Friel from our inhouse Resourcing team, for a confidential conversation.

For more details to express an interest in the role, please send your CV using the apply button. We will contact you with more details.

We are considering applications on a rolling basis, so please get in touch at your earliest opportunity to let us know of your potential interest.

Do you have engineering experience in other areas?

We also have opportunities for Engineers, including engineering graduates, to join our organisation and gain industry experience. Please contact us if you have experience that falls outside the scope of this role, and we can share details of other available opportunities.

Right to Work in the UK

Working from Cornwall, you will need to have the right to work in the UK to be appointed to any roles with us. Whilst we don’t offer sponsorship, we can support you with the process for making an application to work in the UK.

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Autumn 2020
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