Senior Civil Engineer (Glasgow based)

Glasgow, City of Glasgow
Closing date
Oct 4, 2022

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Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering

Our client, an international engineering contractor with more than half a century's worth of providing multi-disciplinary services to a host of sectors across mainland Europe, is looking to expand their industry-leading team in Glasgow with a Senior Civil Engineer.


Our client is a leading provider of high-value engineering services to several ‘blue chip' companies. Operating across Ireland, the UK and Europe, they have become the engineering service provider of choice in growth segments such as pharmaceuticals, data centres and power transmission and distribution.


In this role you would be responsible for:

Management, coordination and support of all the civil elements from both tender and delivery processes through to the completion of works
Review tender documents and electrical requirements as defined by electrical engineers and put together a civil tender package for potential civil sub­contractors
Review of tender responses from a technical viewpoint in order to assist the commercial department in selecting a preferred civil sub­contractor
Liaise with electrical designers and civil designers to ensure civil designs meet requirements
Manage and take ownership of interface with Client and Client processes in respect to civil design and works
Review and quality control of civil design
Work with both the project PM and QS to prepare sub-contract packages
In conjunction with the project PM, project manage the civil sub­contractor
Liaise with the electrical design team & electrical construction team to ensure the correctness of civil installation & of successful handover
Work closely with the project PM to ensure that all variations are captured and notified
Liaise with the civil sub­contractor as required on variations and associated design / re­design works
Ensure that the Clients management systems are complied with as set out in the contract documentation
Management of civil sub-consultants and contractors.
Manage and ensure delivery projects
Manage, assess and develop teams and assigned individuals


To be successful in this role, you will be able to:

8+ years' relevant industry experience
Experience with High Voltage works (1,000+ kw)
Interface and work with the project teams
Engage with the Client's representatives and processes
Co-ordinate with the sub-contractors from mobilization through to handover
Commercially manage subcontractors.


Permanent position available with a considerable portfolio of works for the next 5+ years
The opportunity to build your career by assisting in the delivery of ‘leading edge' engineering projects.
To benefit from the client's Career Development Programmes that will enhance your leadership capability.
Structured professional and personal development opportunities to further your career in leadership roles.


Market leading package available, which is negotiable based on experience brought to the role

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