Senior Civil Engineer

Advance TRS
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
£35000 - £55000/annum
Closing date
Oct 2, 2022

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Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Job Title: Senior Civil Design Engineer

Grade: Senior Grade

Location: Motherwell, Scotland, UK

Salary: £35-55k (experience dependant)

Working station: Hybrid (successful candidates would be expected to be in the office on a regular basis).

Our client is a new, independent utilities infrastructure business, formed from one of the utilities divisions of leading infrastructure services companies. Our client designs, builds and maintains the UK's utilities infrastructure to help transform local communities for the better.

Our client is proud to work in partnership with their clients, including Severn Trent, United Utilities, Yorkshire Water, Scottish Water, Northern Powergrid and Scottish Power.

The Role:

Our clients Design team is recruiting for Senior Civil Engineers with an interest in Water/Waste water Engineering to work in our dedicated Design and Construct (D&C) teams currently delivering an expanding workload for our clients on a number of D&C frameworks throughout the UK. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary team on a wide variety of projects covering all aspects of Waste water and Water networks, and treatment facilities through the project lifestyle from feasibility design through detailed design to construction.

The position will be based in our Eurocentral office and will involve a mixture of hybrid working. You will have the opportunity to work on both challenging and exciting projects of a technical nature designing excellent services and solutions for our wide client base by assisting the team in all relevant projects and activities to meet objectives and needs. Working as part of a team, you will acquire a portfolio of technical knowledge and transferable skills that will give you a wide choice of careers options.


-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 supervision of junior design team members to help ensure timely project delivery is achieved within budget and in accordance with the specification

-Assist in the professional development of project team members

-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

-Produce and check design concepts, calculations, design details, drawings specifications and other technical documents


-Degree qualified, and Chartered or Incorporated Engineer (CEng/IEng through ICE, or relevant equivalent professional qualification) Individuals with qualifications that do not fully match the above criteria but have the relevant equivalent experience are invited to apply.

Skills & Experience:

-Computer literate and conversant with MS Office suite and relevant engineering software packages

-Demonstrable experience in Water / Waste water Engineering preferable but not essential

-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


Our client offers a competitive salary that is based on proven skills and experience. Hard work is celebrated and rewarded. Our client recognises that one size doesn't fit all so everyone has access to a variety of flexible benefits that work for you.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

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