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Senior / Principal Civil Engineer - Flood Risk Alleviation

Engineering Specialists
Swansea, Wales
Closing date
Feb 25, 2023

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Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Role: Sr / Principal Civil Engineer - Flood Risk Alleviation & Protection

Position: Permanent

Location: Swansea / UK Wide

Salary: Competitive with Package & Benefits

Rullion is recruiting Sr / Principal Civil Engineers on behalf of our client, who are multinational engineering, design, planning, architectural design, project management and consulting services company working on several projects within the River, Dam and Maritime space.

They are looking for a Civil Engineer to join the Design and Advanced Technology Practice, to work on projects based principally in their Swansea office but with opportunities to work on locations elsewhere in the UK and overseas.

The Practice has an extensive portfolio of local authority, regeneration and commercial projects and they work together to support the wider business in Water and Highways Sectors.

As a Civil Engineer you will be part of a team delivering flood risk alleviation projects involving coastal,

river and surface water flood protection. The right person for this job will be a good communicator,

technically proficient and be able to demonstrate a track record in project delivery through all stages of the project from initial feasibility to delivery of schemes with contractors on site. You will be comfortable in leading a team and presenting practical technical solutions to end clients. You will have experience of producing buildable designs that fully consider safety and the environment.


-Using your technical and delivery skills, you will be responsible for project governance and technical

accountability at appraisal, concept, detailed design and construction stages. You will also lead input into bid and tender preparation.

-Your duties will include the production of multi-discipline design packages to budget and programme, and in accordance with the clients quality assurance systems.

-The candidate must be willing to participate in the Practice and foster collaboration with colleagues. -They would also demonstrate a commitment to and participation in the industry.

-The role will offer a challenging and rewarding opportunity to apply knowledge, experience and problem-solving skills whilst providing good opportunities for career development. If you have a passion for engineering.


-Honours Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.

-Professionally qualified with membership of the ICE or CIWEM.

-Ability to work within a team environment with a dedicated approach to meeting project deadlines.

-Enthusiasm and self-motivation to drive for continuous improvement and innovation.

-A proactive and collaborative team leader, who can work closely with colleagues and fit seamlessly into a delivery team.

-Experience of mentoring assistant and graduate engineering colleagues

-Sound interpersonal skills and ability to converse with a wide range of colleagues across a number of engineering disciplines.

-Experience of working with key clients such as Local Authorities, Government agencies, and/or major Contractors.

-Proficiency in relevant design standards

-Ability to prepare reports and collate specifications - for projects and tenders.

-Assisting to generate repeat business and develop new business opportunities.

-Assist with responding to queries and liaising with Clients and other relevant stakeholders.

-Have experience of programme delivery, resource allocation, and budgets.

-Computer literate and fully conversant with MS Office suite and familiarity with relevant engineering analysis software packages.

Please apply now or send your CV to book in your screening call. Thanks & good luck!

This vacancy is being advertised by Rullion Ltd acting as an employment agency.

Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start-ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base; from small start-ups to large household names.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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