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Senior Civil Design Engineer (Water)

Calibre Search
City of London, London
£42500 - £48100/annum
Closing date
May 30, 2024
We are currently working with a highly respected global consultancy as they look to add a Senior Civil Design Engineer (Water) to their division in London.

In addition to a range of long-term programmes across the UK water industry this consultancy has successfully won a £100 million single-award framework from United Utilities to support the improvement of river health across the Northwest of England.

They have been working with United Utilities for many years on innovative projects. As we move towards AMP8, this is an exciting time to be working in the water industry, and collaborating with passionate organisations, gives their people the opportunity to create positive change.

Under this 10-year framework, the consultancy will drive program optimisation, develop solutions, and select the preferred options based on best value, lowest carbon, and cost. Their mission is to deliver exceptional water services to foster a resilient, eco-friendly, and thriving Northwest.

About The Team:

They are a team of Engineers, Modellers, and Data Analysts providing Asset Management and Operational Strategy development to their Water Industry clients to support business planning and delivery. This is an evolving industry, providing challenges and opportunities that require innovation, dedication, and teamwork to help them meet their clients' needs.

In addition to the United Utilities framework, they also work with several major water companies across the UK, having a broad portfolio of long-term framework agreements in place.

Their Water Consultancy business has a range of prestigious AMP8 programmes leading into AMP9 and beyond, where you'll be securing your career for many years, leaving a lasting legacy!

About You:

As a key member of the Water Consultancy business, your role is critical to helping them deliver great projects for their Water Industry clients. You will be working alongside a multi-disciplinary team of water project experts on a range of capital delivery projects.

You will have a substantial opportunity to contribute towards optioneering, outline, and detailed design expertise across various frameworks. Their scope of work encompasses a wide range of technically demanding projects in the field of Wastewater Infrastructure.

By joining them, you're not just taking on exciting projects and collaborating with leading minds. You're making a meaningful impact on millions of lives the UK, leaving a legacy for generations to come. As a valuable member of their team, you'll play a crucial role in the water industry, and work with the largest water companies in the region, ensuring a positive and enduring influence on the communities we serve. If you're ready to contribute your skills and expertise to a dynamic and innovative environment, they invite you to join us on this exciting journey.

Your Responsibilities:

Interacting with clients to grasp their specific needs and preferences.
Creating an outline and detailed design drawings, as well as associated construction-ready documentation.
Offering input into the development of Feasibility-level designs and Optioneering assessments.
Generating concise and well-organised design calculations, reports, drawings, and other deliverables, including both outline and detailed design drawings and relevant construction-ready documentation.
Collaborating with contractors, the supply chain, and various project stakeholders.
Mentoring and providing support for the professional development of graduate engineers.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

Demonstrated proficiency in technical design across multiple disciplines within project environments.
Effective motivation, influencing, and people management skills.
Good grasp and working knowledge of relevant British Standards, UK Industry Codes of Practice, and Water Specifications.


Preferably degree qualified in Civil Engineering or a relevant technical subject. Postgraduate qualifications are an advantage.
Affiliation with a professional institution like IET, InstMC, or CIWEM, or in the process of working towards membership and nearing application.

Company benefits include group life assurance paid out at nine times your annual salary, 25 days annual leave + your birthday off, a health cash plan, age related pension scheme, paid professional fees, a bonus scheme, as well as flexible working arrangements.

This is a unique opportunity that is not to be missed. If you think your experience matches up well, please click apply or reach out to Jamie Will at Calibre Search.

Calibre Search promote equality in the workplace and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified candidates regardless of their sex, race, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age. We act as both an employment agency and employment business

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