Our client is an award winning national consultancy who are looking to recruit a Principal or Associate level Civil Engineer to join them on a permanent basis in their busy Bristol office.
Ideally, they would be looking at an Associate Level engineer, however senior support is needed for the Director and so any experienced Principal engineer would be suitable- and a Principal Engineer who is wishing to step into an associate level role might find this vacancy particularly of interest.
Candidates must not only be able to take control of their own work, but also be confident enough to brief and supervise a team of Engineers and CAD Technicians.
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.
Represent the company at meetings, public exhibitions, planning committees and public inquiries when required, and undertake site inspections
Manage the team and control the programmed performance of projects
Support the training and professional development of team members
Exercise due care and diligence in all aspects of engineering design and detailing
Support business development by delivering an exceptional service to clients, building relationships and supporting the local Director in bringing in new workWhat you need to succeed:
Relevant qualifications in Civil Engineering
Previous experience within an equivalent Civil Engineering Consultancy, working to UK standards
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
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
Enthusiastic and personable attitude
Strong communication skills with clients and team members
Good strategic planning and management skills
Ability to manage own projects and teams within agreed time scalesAbout Strata Consulting
We are an Employment Agency specialising in the placement of contract and permanent staff in construction companies and design engineering consultancies across the UK.For further details please visit our website.
If this advertised position does not interest you, please consider our other opportunities by sending your updated CV outlining your achievements and your personal requisites, i.e. job roles, location, salary to us.
We also operate a referral scheme, of which further details can be found on our website (search "Strata Construction Consulting").
Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK