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Senior Civil Design Engineer

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Closing date
Dec 11, 2023

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Structural Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Senior Civil Design Engineer - Renewables


£60,000 + benefits

About the role:

Astute's Renewables team is partnered with a renewable energy consultancy who offers full project lifecycle support to ambitious clients across wind, solar, battery storage, hydrogen and hydro power, to recruit a Senor Civil Design Engineer for their Edinburgh office.

The Senior Civil Design Engineer is an integral role who will play a pivotal position in mentoring junior engineers & approving designs comes with a salary up to £55,000. Benefits include private healthcare, professional membership support, EV charging on site, cycle to work scheme and a hybrid working structure with 1 day working from home a week.

If you're a Senior, or Civil Design Engineer and are looking to work for an organisation that invests in its staff through training, personal coaching and development then upload your CV to apply today.

Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Engineering Project Manager you will:

Manage and lead the design process for civil elements such as drainage Suds, ground stabilisation, earthworks, foundations and road access routes.
Address technical issues through all phases of a project related to civil & structural design.
Produce technically detailed designs and relevant documentation, such as design basis statements, required to progress projects though design and construction.
Respond to invitations to tender for civil design,
Support in estimating project costs, resource and budgets.

Professional qualifications:

We are looking for someone with the following:

Chartered member of ICE.
Engineering degree in Civil Engineering or a related subject such as Structural Engineering or Civil/Environmental Engineer.

Personal skills:

The Senior Civil Design Engineer role would suit someone who is:

Experienced using design software such as TEKLA, Civils 3D, AutoCAD or other design software.
Passionate about renewable energy and technology.
Displays leadership qualities and can manage your own workload as well as mentoring junior engineers.

Salary and benefits of the Senior Civil Design Engineer role:

A salary upto £60,000 depending on experience
33 days annual leave (Inc. Bank Holidays).
Private healthcare
Professional membership support
Onsite parking with EC charging
Hybrid working (4-days in office and 1-day WfH)
Cycle to work scheme

How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to (url removed) or call (phone number removed) to speak to Rob Chatfield who can tell you more.


Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful

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