Senior Civil Design Engineer - Drainage

4 days left

Hunter Mason Consulting
Northampton, East Midlands
Apr 30, 2022
May 31, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Senior civil engineer to take a residential site from inception through detailed design. They should be able to set drainage strategies, innovate where required to achieve an economical design of the site, in depth knowledge of design codes (Sewers for adoption, manual for streets, dmrb) They should be able to manage a small team.

We mainly deal with design of drainage, highways and external works for residential and commercial developments. Our clients include, Miller Homes, William Davis, Taylor Wimpey, Keepmoat, Grace Homes, Longhurst Group etc.

Main role and duties
  • Lead a number of engineers and technicians within a design team, being responsible for their management and the efficient and timely delivery of their output.
  • Undertake conceptual and feasibility design, as well as detailed design independently.
  • Undertake and manage thorough checking of technical content of work carried out by others to ensure that deliverables are correct and in accordance with all relevant standards, guidance and regulations.
  • Manage a number of projects at any one time, overseeing the production and delivery within the office.

Attending client and design team meetings to convey and relay key issues on technical

Experience, qualifications and attributes
  • To be an ICE Chartered Engineer, or well on the way to achieving Chartership
  • good experience and understanding of highway and drainage design
  • very familiar with S104, S38, S278 sectional agreements
  • Strong IT knowledge and skills
  • Have a desire to work on a variety of project types and learn new skills to meet the needs of our clients.
  • Have sound technical abilities and confidence, whilst knowing self-limitations.
  • Understand and confidently use a number of civil engineering design software packages independently. These would ideally include Causeway PDS, Civil 3D, MicroDrainage, AutoCAD or similar