Senior Civil Engineer (Motherwell) (Utilities)

Motherwell, Lanarkshire
£38000 - £50000/annum
Jul 05, 2022
Jul 07, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
I am looking for Senior Civil Engineers with an interest in Water/Wastewater Engineering to work in a dedicated Design and Construction team. This team is growing and they are currently delivering an expanding workload on a number of frameworks, presenting a fantastic opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary team on a wide variety of projects. These include strategic water pumping stations and transfer mains, modifications to existing WwTWs through the project life cycle from feasibility design through detailed design to construction.

This business is the fastest growing consultancy in the UK and are relied upon to manage, improve, and maximise the performance of a vast range of assets vital to the effectiveness and sustainability of the UK. They operate in the electricity market, in both transmission and distribution, and the water market, in both infrastructure and non-infrastructure.

You will work on challenging and exciting projects designing excellent services and solutions for their wide client base.


Ensure that health and safety in design development is at the forefront of our work
Develop designs in accordance with the Client's requirements and relevant design standards to achieve cost effective solutions
Undertake the role of the Lead Design Engineer / Design Engineer depending on the complexity of the project.
Assist in the development and supervision of project team members
Represent the business stream in multi-disciplinary project teams
Assist in the preparation and monitoring of the budget for projects including the planning, monitoring and reporting of project resources and finances
Prepare and check of feasibility studies, appraisal / assessment reports and other written documents
Development of engineering solutions and presentation of engineering options
Comply with the requirements of the companies Integrated Management System including Health & Safety, Environmental and all other appropriate regulations
Prepare and check of assessment, calculations, design calculations and structural analysis
Produce and check design concepts, design details, drawings specifications and other technical documents

Skills & Experience:

Degree in Engineering and preferably working to Chartered Engineer (CEng + MICE)
Minimum of 5 years related work experience
Computer literate and conversant with MS Office suite and relevant engineering software packages
Demonstrable experience in Water / Wastewater Engineering
Experience of working in the Design & Construct environment with partnering contractors to deliver the successful implementation of engineering solutions
Previous experience in a technical engineering lead role on projects
Good communication skills dealing with clients, project partners, supply chain, elected representatives and the public
Client focused approach to service delivery
Self-motivated with the drive to achieve continuous improvement targets
Full Driving Licence

Benefits include:

38-50k salary
24 days holiday plus BH