Civil Engineer

Posted a week ago by Hays Construction and Property

Location:
Solihull, West Midlands
Salary/Rate:
£30,000 - £40,000/annum
Posted:
A week ago
Agency:
Hays Construction and Property

Civil Engineer - Birmingham Area - Permanent



Your new role

  • 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


What you'll need to succeed

  • 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




What you'll get in return

  • 25 days holiday
  • Private Healthcare
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Huge potential for progression and promotion




What you need to do now
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Type:
Permanent
Contract Length:
N/A
Job Reference:
3865159_1609862742
Job ID:
212967484

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