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Civil Engineer

Carrington West
Closing date
Dec 11, 2023

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Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
My client's Civil Engineering team provides a wide range of expertise to projects including: highways design for roads, pavements, bridges, Section 278 Agreements and in earthworks engineering, cut and fill assessments, remediation, underground services, flood alleviation, sustainable drainage systems, pumping stations, sewerage and external works, large industrial and commercial schemes to smaller schemes working for interesting clients including car manufacturers, Formula 1 teams, contractors, private developers, local authority etc.
The team in Reading have an opportunity for a Civil Engineer to join the team and undertake all aspects of the civil engineering design from pre-planning [Masterplanning], conceptual design through to the production of As-Built drawings.

What's in it for you?

Our vision is to be ever progressive, expanding our expertise and nurturing our talent through Quality, Innovation & Growth, to achieve our strategic outcomes:
·Growth which fuels ideas and opportunity for all
·Purposeful and meaningful work
·Continual development and mentoring
·Empowerment, inclusivity and respect
·Happiness and enjoyment
·Openness, honesty and integrity
·Acting as one team
Your reward is focused on your total wellbeing, with a package to support all aspects of life. In addition to your salary, you can expect:
·A healthy holiday balance of 25 days, plus bank holidays & the ability to buy / sell to suit you
·3 days a year to give your time to others, volunteering for great causes
·An inclusive wellbeing offer:
oFinancial - Life Assurance, Pension Scheme (3% Employee, 6% Employer), Income Protection, Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme, flexible choice of Critical Illness Insurance
oPhysical - Free Private Medical Insurance, Doctor at Hand Private GP, Best Doctors, flexible choice of Dental Plan, Cycle to Work Scheme, GymFlex & Healthcare Cash Plan
oMental - Mental Health First Aiders, Help@Hand by Unum
- A flexible approach to hybrid working, to suit both you & your team
·Tailored career development - focused on professional, personal and/or educational
The team believe that everyone performs their best when they feel like they belong and can be their true selves at work. As an equal opportunities' employer, we will support you to ensure you have everything you need to be successful and achieve your best in your career.
·Be responsible for delivering work to a fee agreed with a Project Manager
·Assist the Team Manager in preparing client / project proposals
·Oversees the delivery of projects
·Produce flood risk assessments (FRA's) and drainage strategies
·Agree design philosophy / design fundamentals
·Represent the company at external meetings with clients and fellow professionals
·Producing highways, earthworks and drainage designs relating to medium to large development infrastructure projects
·Produce civil engineering drawings and layout and/or supervise/mentor more junior engineers & CAD Technicians
·Provides day-to-day client interface, conducting site visits for technical assessment or problem-solving
·Starting to run small jobs autonomously
·Flexible working to meet project deliverables, demonstrates efficient working under pressure
·Procure project resources
·Construct project teams from internal and external resources.
·Support senior civil engineering staff with design
Your experience will include:
·A degree in Civil Engineering
·Some experience in a similar role, ideally within a private practice
·Pre-Planning experience for Flood Risk and/or Masterplanning support [desirable]
·A good understanding of the Sectional Agreements required to obtain technical approval for highway and drainage schemes (e.g. Section 278, Section 104 etc.)
·An understanding of DMRB and MfS Vol 1 and 2
·A relevant engineering qualification (BEng or equivalent)
·Good understanding of Building Regulation Part H designs, and
·A competent user of Windes Infodrainage, AutoCAD Civils 3D
·Fully conversant in AutoCAD with Civil Engineering related experience

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