Civil Engineer Reading

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Touch Recruitment
Jan 15, 2022
Jan 30, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Job code: TR-00048

Job Title: Civil Engineer

Location: Reading

If you have a good understanding of highway and drainage systems, this role will enable you to join an experienced team and develop your career to become a qualified engineer. The Civil Engineering team provide a comprehensive range of civil engineering design, procurement, coordination and project management services to support clients through the whole project life cycle; offering a full multi-disciplinary service or standalone specialist technical services for projects in excess of £100 million in value.

The team has particular expertise in highways design, pavements, bridges, earthworks engineering and cut and fill assessments, remediation, underground services, flood alleviation, sustainable drainage systems, pumping stations and sewerage systems, external works and highway and drainage section agreements (S278, S38 & S104).

Roles and responsibilities

Working alongside the structural engineering team, you will work on prestigious projects. covering a wide range of disciplines in property and construction, including the opportunity to work on international and major government infrastructure schemes as well as cutting edge projects in the world of Formula 1.You will be responsible for providing a wide range of civil engineering services including the following and given the opportunity to develop your commercial and management skills:

* Produce highways and drainage designs relating to medium to large development infrastructure projects

* Produce flood risk assessments (FRA's) and drainage strategies

* Supervise CAD technicians and engineers

* Represent the company at external meetings with clients and fellow professionals

* Deliver work to an agreed fee and timescale.

* Manage project profitability (monitoring / planning of costs and budgets)

* Prepare client / project proposals

* Assist in negotiating fee proposals and requesting additional fees

* Construct project teams from internal and external resources.

* Procure project resources

* Agree design philosophy / design fundamentals

Skills required

* Experience in a similar role, ideally within a private practice

* Good understanding of highway and drainage section agreements (38, 278 and 104)

* A competent user of Windes Microdrainage

* Good working knowledge of AutoCAD and in particular Civil 3D

If you would like to be considered for this Principal Engineer role, please apply, and send a copy of your full CV or give us a call.

We receive a large number of applications for all our positions - Therefore, if you have not received a response within 7 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

* Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK