Senior Civil Design Engineer

Fission Recruitment
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Jan 24, 2022
Jan 25, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Senior Civil Design Engineer - UK Wide / Remote Working

The Role

* Using your technical and delivery skills, you will be responsible for delivering a variety of civil design packages for both core renewals and enhancement schemes. You will work closely with other disciplines to ensure a fully integrated design is achieved.

* Your duties will include production of designs from feasibility to detailed design, undertaking surveys, structure assessment and report production.

* You will have a background in civil engineering design, and an interest in the delivery of multi-disciplinary projects within the rail environment.


* BEng / MEng or MSc degree in civil engineering or equivalent.

* Near Chartered status and corporate membership of the ICE or IStructE.

* The role will be varied, requiring a balance of relevant industry experience, technical ability, communication and stakeholder management skills. Essential criteria are noted below:

Essential Criteria

* Ability to produce high quality design documentation including sketches, drawings, calculations, reports and specifications.

* Good understanding of relevant design standards (e.g. Eurocodes, & Network Rail standards).

* Sound interpersonal skills and ability to converse with a wide range of clients, stakeholders and colleagues across a number of engineering disciplines.

* Excellent spoken and written English.

* Ability to challenge ideas and embrace new methods of working.

* Keen to gain experience of multidisciplinary design.

The Individual

* Relevant industry experience in major construction and/or infrastructure projects.

* Strong communicator (verbal and written).

* Excellent team and personal organizational skills.

* Collaborative and one team focused.

* Commercial and procurement awareness.

* Resilient and resourceful under pressure.

* Inquisitive/questioning, open-minded and proactive.

* Energetic and confident.


* Near Chartered Engineer.

* Experience of track renewals.

* Experience of structure reviews.

* Temporary works design experience.

* Construction experience.

* Project Engineer experience