Civil Engineer

Samuel Knight
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Closing date
Jun 5, 2023

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Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Our client is an international EPC contractor with a particular specialism in the renewable energy fields. They are seeking a contract Civil Engineer to join their team to work around the Midlands region, although some UK travel will be needed as per project requirements. Negotiable hourly / daily rate, long term contract 12 months plus

The Civil Engineer is responsible for overseeing construction projects. Able to work on various infrastructure projects, such as roads, bridges, buildings, and water supply systems, to ensures the successful completion of projects within budget, adhering to quality standards and safety regulations.


1. Conduct site investigations and surveys to assess project feasibility and gather relevant data.

2. Perform calculations and analysis for structural, hydraulic, and geotechnical components of projects.

3. Prepare cost estimates, budgets, and timelines for project proposals.

4. Coordinate with architects, contractors, and other professionals to ensure project requirements are met.

5. Obtain necessary permits and approvals from regulatory bodies.

6. Monitor construction progress, inspect workmanship, and ensure compliance with design specifications and safety standards.

7. Identify and resolve technical issues and challenges that arise during construction.

8. Conduct quality control checks and ensure materials and construction methods meet industry standards.

9. Prepare progress reports, project documentation, and final evaluations.

10. Stay updated with advancements in civil engineering technologies and industry practices.


1. Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.

2. Proven experience in civil engineering.

3. Proficiency in engineering software, such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D, or similar tools.

4. Strong knowledge of engineering principles, codes, and regulations.

5. Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.

6. Effective communication and collaboration abilities.

7. Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects simultaneously.

8. Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

9. Familiarity with environmental and sustainability considerations in civil engineering

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