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Lead Civil Engineer

Mott MacDonald
Peterborough, East Anglia
Closing date
Oct 5, 2023

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Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Lead Civil Engineer
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Job Description
Mott MacDonald Bentley are recruiting for a Lead Civil Engineer to join the Anglian Water @ONE Alliance on a permanent basis, in the Peterborough area.
Now working in the latest Asset Management Period, known as AMP 7, we are working towards delivering an approximate £1.3bn programme of work until 2025. Are you ready to join us as we aim to deliver the most exciting and innovative AMP we have ever seen?
What will you be doing as our new Lead Civil Engineer?
As our new Lead Civil Engineer, youll provide design support for numerous non-infrastructure schemes and ensure all designs are fit for purpose and meet current legislation and standards. Youll be responsible for the checking and reviewing of civil design deliverables produced by other civil engineers in the @one Alliance to ensure the processes and procedures are followed as well as coaching and mentoring junior engineers irrespective of partner company.
Collaborating with key stakeholders and assist the multi-disciplinary project teams to ensure the project solution is providing best value for business through being fit for purpose and completed on time, to budget, and to the correct quality. Youll also collaborate with other stakeholders throughout the business to drive continuous developments in engineering, design, and innovation. In addition, youll be responsible for delivering your own projects as a civil engineer.
Key responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with Principal Engineer, Design Managers and Technical managers to acquire upcoming project milestones and design review dates. Regularly report to the Principal Engineer.
  • Review drawings and models to ensure @one quality, safety, and technical standards are adhered to.
  • Review project design calculations and ensure they have been completed by project teams.
  • Review construction site design queries and change requests to ensure quick but accurate responses and/or the design remains suitable.
  • Liaise with other departments and project teams with respect to design requirements and ensure own project workload is completed to the correct standards and specifications.
  • Work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary project team. Whilst working across the Alliance project areas and Pan-Alliance to set technical common standards and processes.
  • Ensure designs comply with all statutory civil standards and regulations and water industry standards and regulations.
  • Work with the Anglian Water and @one Alliance Innovations team to develop and trial new technologies intended to support the client in meeting carbon reduction targets.

Candidate Specification
A little bit about your skills, experience and behaviours.
To join us on the team, youll hold a degree in Civil or be able to demonstrate a degree level of knowledge through relevant experience. Ideally, youd be a chartered engineer by relevant chartership body (e.g., ICE) but this is not essential, more importantly you can demonstrate a level of competence in practical civil engineering design experience in the water / wastewater industry environment.
Youll have a proven track record in design and integration of civil process systems, and equipment, and have some experience in the Mentoring and coaching of junior engineers. Youll have the ability to work with people from different partner company backgrounds and disciplines and utilise their knowledge and experience - implement tried and tested ways of working. Whilst adding to this with own experience and know how.
If you are looking for an opportunity to take the next step in your engineering career with an industry- leading alliance, please apply today!
What we can offer:
At Mott MacDonald Bentley you will be offered a competitive salary which is commensurate based on your experience. Our core benefits include:
  • Pension matched up to 7%
  • Competitive annual leave and the option to purchase additional annual leave
  • Life assurance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Annual professional institution subscription costs
  • Flexible benefits to suit you, including cycle to work scheme and interest free season ticket loans

Job Profile
Other information
This is a Mott MacDonald Bentley role, employed by Mott MacDonald.
Mott MacDonald Bentley is a joint venture business, established in 1999 between civil engineering contractor JN Bentley and global management consultancy, Mott MacDonald.
Mott MacDonald Bentley offers fully integrated design and build services to its clients, combining the contracting expertise of JN Bentley and the design specialisms of Mott MacDonald.
This role is employed by Mott MacDonald but will involve working across the joint venture business, both with Mott MacDonald and JN Bentley colleagues.
About Mott MacDonald
Mott MacDonald is a global engineering, management and development consultancy.
Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.
A fundamental part of this is respecting each persons differences and striving to meet their needs.
Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence.
We believe that because we care about what we do, we do things better.
We know that our people are our most valuable asset, so we are dedicated to investing in them, through our comprehensive training and development schemes, exposure to the wider design and build business and endless opportunities.
We are committed to creating a workplace where our people are safe, have a voice, can reach their full potential, and everyone shares in the rewards.
We guarantee what we do makes things better for the communities in which we work. Working with us, you will have the opportunity to contribute to projects that will protect local communities from flooding, preserve the UKs canal systems, and help secure water supplies for future generations.
Equality, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
At JN Bentley Ltd we welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We are dedicated to building a diverse workplace where everyone feels included, has the opportunity to thrive, and is treated with respect. So, if you dont meet every single requirement for this role but still feel excited about it, we encourage you to apply anyway as you may be the right candidate for this or other roles that we have available. Find out more about our approach to Equality, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion here:
We are committed to ensuring that our recruitment practices are barrier-free and as inclusive as possible. This includes making adjustments during the job application process and throughout your future career with us. Please call 01756 691572 or email to discuss any such adjustments that we can make. You can read more about our Equal Opportunities Policy here:
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