Project Civil Engineer : Cardiff
The Client is a leading firm of consulting engineers providing structural, civil, geotechnical, environmental and transportation engineering design services, throughout the UK and overseas. The Client is looking for a Project Civil Engineer to support their busy Cardiff office.
Strata are looking for candidates that can demonstrate suitable experience in below ground drainage (including Section 104) and standard road design (including Section 38/278). The Candidate should also be experienced in preparing flood risk assessments and drainage assessments. The candidate will preferably be experienced in using computer modelling packages such as WinDES, AutoCAD and Civil3D (or similar packages).
Key skills :
• 3-4 years’ experience in highways and drainage works in UK; • Competent in storm and foul water drainage network design using WinDes design software; • Conversant with highway layouts (vertical and horizontal alignments); • Competent in using AutoCAD and Autotrack for general civil engineering and building projects (preferably using Civil3D); • Experience in the preparation of adoption design and drawings for both highways and drainage and successful adoption under section 38/278, section 104; • Knowledge of and design capability for SuDS systems; • Knowledge of Civil 3D ground modelling system and experience in Flood Risk Assessments and drainage strategies; • Experience of preparing and checking project design and assessment calculations, drawings, reports and contract documents; • Accustomed to work on site such as inspections and contract supervision; • Able to successfully communicate with suppliers, clients, contractors, the public and other engineers within CampbellReith; • Familiar with Health & Safety, environmental and managerial procedures; • Able to present / represent your technical work (presentations / meetings); • Comfortable with assigning and checking the work of technicians/ administrative staff; • Cut and Fill analysis; • Be working towards Chartership with a relevant professional body.
The client is looking for and encourage their Engineers to have vision, problem-solving capabilities, ambition, enthusiasm, and drive. They recognise that people are the key to our success. We ensure that we provide them with a varied workload and encourage them to extend themselves in order to reach their full potential. The person they need should possess: • A questioning / challenging approach – not be afraid to ask the right question at the right time • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Strong attention to detail and ability to make correct judgements or seek guidance when unsure • The ability to work and communicate effectively within multidisciplinary teams • A commercial and client focused approach Applicants should have an MEng (or equivalent) Civil Engineering Degree.
The client operates a Company Approved Training Scheme through the Institution of Civil Engineers and can provide structured training to candidates seeking Chartership. They are committed to the training and personal development of the staff.
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