Senior Civil Engineer

3 days left

Penguin Recruitment
£35000 - £50000/annum
Jun 14, 2022
Jul 04, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Senior/Principal Highways Engineer

This position is key to the success of the team and the most suitable candidate will most likely have extensive experience in a design role gained within a consultancy producing design packages for technical approval and construction. Familiarity and proficiency in the application of relevant design standards (e.g. DMRB) are expected, as is experience in the production and approval of S278/S38 highway design packages. This is a dynamic and exciting role for a candidate looking to progress their career and who enjoys working independently and as part of a team.

Our client is a leading global professional services firm and are looking to fill this role for their office in Reading.


Including but not limited to:
Production of schematic/concept designs and design calculations within defined timescales;
Liaising with other construction professionals in the development of designs
Directing Technicians in the production of AutoCAD and Civils 3D drawings
Undertaking quality reviews of designs prior to issue
Liaison with Statutory Bodies (e.g. Highways England or Local Authority)
Analysis and design of earthworks
Visiting site and attending site meetings
Participation in internal project team meetings
Attendance at external design meetings with clients and other design team members
Preparing correspondence, reports and specifications.
Working closely as required with support functions within the team, such as HR, Finance, Marketing / Bid
Additional duties as required Preferred Qualifications:

Degree in Civil Engineering. Chartered Engineer, MICE or MCIHT Essential Skills:

Experience in the production and approval of S278/S38 highway design packages
Sound knowledge of relevant design standards and good experience of managing design production and formal approach
Good written and verbal communication skills. Ability to work independently, and lead and supervise others Desirable Skills:

Proficient in use of Civils 3D and AutoCAD
Experience of use of Microdrainage software. What they offer you:
They will provide you with a flexible, friendly and creative environment to develop your skills and challenge yourself. They support their people to innovate, collaborate and build meaningful careers. Their network of people and knowledge will expand your horizons and give you access to a variety of interesting projects.

Employees are rewarded with competitive salaries, opportunities to invest and many other benefits including: 25 days holiday + bank holidays, Option to purchase up to 5 extra days per year, Company pension scheme, Share Incentive Scheme, Life Assurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Health Screening, Employee Assistance Programme, Professional Memberships and commitment to on-going CPD.

What To Do Next

If you are interested in this opportunity, please click on the link to apply.

If you are interested in hearing about other roles in Civil and Structural Engineering, then please do not hesitate to contact Martin Boland now at (url removed) or call (phone number removed). We have many more vacancies available on our website. This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position