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Civil Design Engineer

Penguin Recruitment
Glasgow, City of Glasgow
£30000 - £40000/annum
Closing date
Apr 23, 2023

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Structural Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Academia, Other

Salary: £30,000 to £40,000

Location: Glasgow

This permanent Civil Design Engineer role involves delivering the Civil Engineering aspects of Appraisal, Planning and Detail Design of projects for housing, commercial and industrial developments for our client based out of their Glasgow office. This is a career position within a dynamic and skilled business, progression is assured for the right candidate.

Main Duties of the Civil Design Engineer:

Pre-purchase feasibility studies and resolution of planning conditions including drainage feasibility and highways considerations.
Flood risk assessments (flood modelling undertaken by in-house team).
Detailed drawings and calculations to technical approval for adoptable highways and drainage to Building Control, NHBC, S278, S38, S104, etc.
Preparation of 3D ground models for volume calculations, cut and fill exercises, vertical road profiles, etc.
Liaise with clients and external agencies i.e. Environment Agency, Local Highway Authorities, Water Authorities, etc.
As appropriate, represent the company at meetings, public exhibitions, planning committees and public inquiries when required, and undertake site inspections.
Contribute to project management and control suitable projects.
Support the training and professional development of team members.
Exercise due care and diligence in all aspects of engineering design and detailing.Training & Development:

You will be encouraged and given opportunities to work towards a professional qualification commensurate with your academic qualifications. Your development will set out in a career development plan agreed with your director and actioned though their structured appraisal process.

Education & Learning Experience:

Relevant experience and degree in an appropriate 'built environment' discipline and working towards membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers or similar learned society/professional body. However, applicants with HND/C or significant relevant experience also welcomed.

Technical Skills:

Working experience of FRAs, Suds and Pre-Planning Advice.
Working experience of drainage and highway design and detailing to S38, S278 and S104 agreements.
Working experience of MicroDrainage WinDES, Tuflow (optional), HECRAS (optional).
Use of AutoCAD/Autodesk Civil 3D preferred but not essential.
Working appreciation of highway and general structures.
Use of Microsoft Office software packages i.e. Excel, Word, etc.Competencies:

Enthusiastic and personable attitude.
Strong communication skills with clients and team members.
Good planning and time management skills.
Ability to manage own projects and teams within agreed time scales.What To Do Next

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

If you are interested in hearing about other roles in Civil or 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

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