Civil Engineer

Posted a week ago by BSV Recruitment Ltd

Oxford, Oxfordshire
£30,000 - £40,000/annum healthcare and pension
A week ago
BSV Recruitment Ltd

The company:

My client is currently looking for a Civil Engineer to join their team in Birmingham. The team is based in multiple office locations in the UK and has a wealth of experience working in a broad range of applications for both private and public sector clients.  Here at their Birmingham office they house a large range of disciplines supporting property and construction activities and as part of the Civil Engineering team you will help to deliver a wide range of civil engineering services under the direction of the Team Manager.

The role of a Civil Engineer requires:

  • Production of Civil Engineering work packages relating to medium to large predominantly private development projects from initial concept through to completion
  • Production of flood risk assessments (FRA’s), Drainage strategies and calculations for planning and other statutory consents
  • Working closely with other disciplines on Multi-discipline projects
  • Representing the company at external meetings with clients, contractors and fellow professionals
  • Be responsible for delivering work to a fee and to timescales agreed with a Project Manager
  • Project profitability (monitoring / planning of costs and budgets)
  • Prepare client / project proposals
  • Assist in agreeing fee proposals and negotiating variations where necessary
  • Build project teams from internal and external resources
  • Procure project resources / specialist outworks
  • Agree design philosophy / design fundamentals

The requirements for the role:

  • Post-graduate experience in a similar role, ideally within a private practice working on predominantly private developments
  • Experience in drainage layout and modelling (foul and surface water) and private roadway design
  • Good working knowledge of Microdrainage or comparable drainage design software
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil3d or comparable civil engineering software
  • Ability to produce complete packages of work including calculations and drawings
  • Ability to distribute tasks and manage output of junior / technical staff
  • Competent in the design of external works for private sites including vertical and horizontal setting out in accordance with the Building Regulations, British Standards and local authority requirements
  • Familiarity with Building Information Modelling (BIM) and its application within civil engineering
  • Good understanding of section 38, 278 (Highways Act) and section 104, 106 and 185 (Water industry Act) agreements beneficial

Please apply for the role and I shall get in touch to discuss the CV and the opportunity in more details.

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