Senior Civil Design Engineer

Contract Scotland Ltd
Jan 07, 2022
Feb 11, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
An Engineering Consultancy with a long-standing history within the Scottish transportation market is looking to recruit a Senior Civil Design Engineer to join their team.

With a primary focus on the rail sector, they have enjoyed a period of sustained growth in workload throughout 2022, they are looking to bolster their team with several key appointments in the coming months.

They have been able to successfully build on their offering to clients by delivering a localised, 'hands on', expert engineering service that can be tailored from project to project. As such they are looking for Engineers who are comfortable dealing first hand with clients as well as playing a hands-on role in the delivery of engineering design services.

As Senior Civil Design Engineer, your primary responsibility will be to lead projects whilst offering mentorship to junior staff.

Specific responsibilities will include;

  • Work closely with clients to determine project scope and brief
  • Review and approve designs and drawings completed by your team, taking a hands role in the production of designs and technical specifications as a requirement
  • Act as point of contact throughout construction phase, dealing with design queries and providing effective solutions when necessary.
  • Contractual/Commercial management of your projects

To apply for this role, you should;

  • Be a Chartered Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (CMICE) or Chartered Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers (MIStructE)
  • Have proven experience within a consultancy environment working on in rail sector and/or bridge structure projects
  • Be confident in developing and maintaining effective, long-term relationships with clients and other stakeholders

On offer are a highly competitive salary and package coupled with the ability to work within a regionally owned business that will allow you autonomy and control over how you approach engineering challenges daily.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please apply with a copy of your most recent CV or for more information, contact Jamie Porter on 01786 446651 quoting J22358.

Legal Information:

Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation.