Senior Civil Engineer

MCG Construction
Dec 31, 2021
Jan 19, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Are you a Senior Civil Engineer looking for a new opportunity within the Highways sector?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading construction consultancy looking to add a Senior Civil Engineer to their team!

Job Title - Senior Civil Engineer

Area/Location - Glasgow

Type of Job - Permanent

Start Date - As Soon As Possible

Salary - £48000 per annum

Purpose of the Role-

As a Senior Civil Engineer within our Rail division will provide technical support into assigned projects under professional supervision for the successful delivery of a wide array projects.

You will work in collaboration with other design disciplines in Common Data Environments and acquire the knowledge and practical skills through on-the-job learning.

A Few Key Responsibilities of the Role-
  • Preparation of technical outputs to the highest standards in accordance with the company's quality management system.
  • Resolving technical civil engineering issues.
  • Help to develop the production of drawings, reports and specifications.
  • Scope and supervise surveys.
  • Opportunity to work under mentorship to develop and undertake CRE responsibilities on Rail projects.
  • Becoming familiar and compliant with relevant Health, Safety and Welfare regulations and to promote the company's SHEW culture within your team
  • Operate in a multi-disciplinary environment and delivering projects in a Common Data Environment (CDE).
  • Undertaking the necessary design (calculations, design, risk assessments, etc.) supported by other team members including technicians to produce the required design deliverable outputs.
  • Management and ownership of project tasks.

Essential Experience of the Role-
  • Experience of working in the UK rail industry with good working knowledge of Network Rail Grip process / standards and approval processes.
  • The Senior Civil Engineer must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate with a variety of audience using different mediums.
  • Able to manage your own time to meet project deadlines and budget targets.
  • To demonstrate excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing, both at a general and technical level
  • Contributing to the performance of the project team by meeting task deadlines and assisting in programming, resourcing, training and development of junior staff.
  • Ability to respond to Project Manager and Client requests and meet challenging deadlines.
  • Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team comprising planners, designers, engineers and technicians, providing technical guidance to less experienced members of the team.
  • Site experience in the Railway environment.
  • Ability to manage project teams & project &/or project tasks.

What's in it for you?
  • A competitive basic salary
  • 23 days' holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks…and plenty more
  • Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology
  • Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform

You'll get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in the company

You'll be joining a network of 55,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we'll provide the support you need to do just that. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you

If you like what you have read so far
  • you feel this Company matches what you are looking for in a new career venture
  • would like a more detailed Job Description or would like to discuss the opportunity on the Civil Engineer role further

please click Apply on this advert and ring Cass on



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