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Civil Engineer


Amey PLC
Location: Manchester
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Civil Engineering Jobs
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About Amey

Do you enjoy solving real-life problems and creating a positive impact on society? Do you want to work flexibly in a way that empowers you?

With Amey Consulting, you’ll work with high profile infrastructure organisations, giving you the unique opportunity to bring ground-breaking work to life. Your solutions will have an impact, making a genuine difference in people’s lives. You’ll work in a growing team that is inclusive, open-minded and where your professional development can thrive.

It’s where you feel valued and alive.

Fresh Challenge, new opportunity

Amey Consulting’s Highways teams impact the journeys of millions across the UK, by working in partnership with a range of clients and providing consultancy design services for Strategic and Local Highway networks.

What is the purpose of this role?

Due to the increased workload, we are seeking to recruit a Civil Engineer. The successful candidate will support our continued growth and increasing workload through the production of civil designs, and provide a unique chance to join a highly skilled highways design team.

You will be working with the Traffic and Transportation team working on Traffic asset management and the Traffic capital programmes for TfGM and Trafford. You will help the team in the development and delivery of the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund, TfGM Growth deals, Traffic Management schemes, Integrated transport, public realm and road safety improvement schemes, delivering projects and initiatives, to the wider community and stakeholders.

Amey together with their partners' Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council (TMBC) are working in partnership to deliver environmental and infrastructure services for Trafford. The new partnership, formed in 2015, delivers commercial and domestic waste collections, street cleaning, grounds maintenance, highways services, bridges, road safety, street lighting and furniture, drainage and property services.

The Amey Trafford Consulting account provides the local highway authority function and the delivery tool for both TMBC and TfGM schemes. It presently comprises 32 engineers, technicians and support staff, organised into four teams dealing with Traffic, Development Control & Drainage, Highway Maintenance and Highway structures.

What will this role involve?

To provide support in Highways Development Management which will include planning application responses, undertaking of the highway and drainage design checks for S278 and S38 works along with the site supervision and support with public rights of way.

Key responsibilities are:

* Undertake detailed design checks on highway and drainage improvement schemes,

* Provide, assistance in producing S278 and S38 legal agreements,

* Undertake site supervision of highway and Drainage improvement works,

* Assist with Highway responses to Planning Applications,

* Assist in the update of the definitive map and statement,

* Undertake technical design work including the production of electronic drawings using AutoCAD and other related software.

* Take ownership of and resolve problems

* Provide technical administrative support including project administration

* Prepare technical reports for both internal and external purposes.

* Build and maintain excellent relationships with internal and external business partners, customers, and clients

* Assist with continuous improvement in the services provided by the team

* Assist less experienced colleagues in ensuring compliance with pre-defined standards

* Take ownership of personal development to build professional capability

* Plan and prioritise own activities to ensure effective utilisation of time

What are we looking for?

* You will ideally have a higher education qualification in civil engineering and four years of proven experience.

* Experience in the use of AutoCAD, and ideally MicroDrainage

* Ideally experience of either working at or with a Local Authority

* Experience in working on both Local Authority and developer-led schemes as part of a multi-disciplinary team

* Civil Engineering design to DMRB standards and Sewers for Adoption

* Understanding of the CDM Regulations

* Experience in Highways Development Management,

* Knowledge of public rights of way,

* Technical/Business Skills

* Play a supporting role to the Principal Engineer

* Ability to work to tight timescales and budgets

* Team player

* Good oral and written communication skills

* Flexible and enthusiastic in approach

* Developing and motivating self and others

* Well organised

* High level of computer literacy including competency in the use of Microsoft Office

* Building excellent customer and client relationships

In return:

Our rewards make us better people here at Amey Consulting. If you’re happy, you’ll think better. It’s a simple formula but one that puts your wellbeing as a top priority, that’s why we’ve worked hard to build a reward and benefits program that puts you first, including;

* Competitive salary

* Exceptional development and progression plan

* Contributory Pension Scheme

* Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays

* Additional Leave Purchase Scheme

* Amey Rewards Portal including healthcare, dental, and childcare vouchers

* Flexible approach to working and work-life balance

What makes this role unique?

You’ll work in a team that is open-minded and where every idea will count. You’ll be stretched, but always supported. Well recognise your hard work and look after your well-being too. You’ll be empowered to play your part and achieve, encouraged to fulfil your ambition as well as the shared one.

We don’t believe in typical: we believe a diversity of backgrounds and skills create the best environment and opportunities. It means we ask better questions to arrive at better answers because we learn from each other’s perspectives. And this means better outcomes for our clients our communities and ourselves.
About Amey

Do you enjoy solving real-life problems and creating a positive impact on society? Do you want to work flexibly in a way that empowers you?

With Amey Consulting, you’ll work with high profile infrastructure organisations, giving you the unique opportunity to bring ground-breaking work to life. Your solutions will have an impact, making a genuine difference in people’s lives. You’ll work in a growing team that is inclusive, open-minded and where your professional development can thrive.

It’s where you feel valued and alive.

Fresh Challenge, new opportunity

Amey Consulting’s Highways teams impact the journeys of millions across the UK, by working in partnership with a range of clients and providing consultancy design services for Strategic and Local Highway networks.

What is the purpose of this role?

Due to the increased workload, we are seeking to recruit a Civil Engineer. The successful candidate will support our continued growth and increasing workload through the production of civil designs, and provide a unique chance to join a highly skilled highways design team.

You will be working with the Traffic and Transportation team working on Traffic asset management and the Traffic capital programmes for TfGM and Trafford. You will help the team in the development and delivery of the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund, TfGM Growth deals, Traffic Management schemes, Integrated transport, public realm and road safety improvement schemes, delivering projects and initiatives, to the wider community and stakeholders.

Amey together with their partners' Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council (TMBC) are working in partnership to deliver environmental and infrastructure services for Trafford. The new partnership, formed in 2015, delivers commercial and domestic waste collections, street cleaning, grounds maintenance, highways services, bridges, road safety, street lighting and furniture, drainage and property services.

The Amey Trafford Consulting account provides the local highway authority function and the delivery tool for both TMBC and TfGM schemes. It presently comprises 32 engineers, technicians and support staff, organised into four teams dealing with Traffic, Development Control & Drainage, Highway Maintenance and Highway structures.

What will this role involve?

To provide support in Highways Development Management which will include planning application responses, undertaking of the highway and drainage design checks for S278 and S38 works along with the site supervision and support with public rights of way.

Key responsibilities are:

* Undertake detailed design checks on highway and drainage improvement schemes,

* Provide, assistance in producing S278 and S38 legal agreements,

* Undertake site supervision of highway and Drainage improvement works,

* Assist with Highway responses to Planning Applications,

* Assist in the update of the definitive map and statement,

* Undertake technical design work including the production of electronic drawings using AutoCAD and other related software.

* Take ownership of and resolve problems

* Provide technical administrative support including project administration

* Prepare technical reports for both internal and external purposes.

* Build and maintain excellent relationships with internal and external business partners, customers, and clients

* Assist with continuous improvement in the services provided by the team

* Assist less experienced colleagues in ensuring compliance with pre-defined standards

* Take ownership of personal development to build professional capability

* Plan and prioritise own activities to ensure effective utilisation of time

What are we looking for?

* You will ideally have a higher education qualification in civil engineering and four years of proven experience.

* Experience in the use of AutoCAD, and ideally MicroDrainage

* Ideally experience of either working at or with a Local Authority

* Experience in working on both Local Authority and developer-led schemes as part of a multi-disciplinary team

* Civil Engineering design to DMRB standards and Sewers for Adoption

* Understanding of the CDM Regulations

* Experience in Highways Development Management,

* Knowledge of public rights of way,

* Technical/Business Skills

* Play a supporting role to the Principal Engineer

* Ability to work to tight timescales and budgets

* Team player

* Good oral and written communication skills

* Flexible and enthusiastic in approach

* Developing and motivating self and others

* Well organised

* High level of computer literacy including competency in the use of Microsoft Office

* Building excellent customer and client relationships

In return:

Our rewards make us better people here at Amey Consulting. If you’re happy, you’ll think better. It’s a simple formula but one that puts your wellbeing as a top priority, that’s why we’ve worked hard to build a reward and benefits program that puts you first, including;

* Competitive salary

* Exceptional development and progression plan

* Contributory Pension Scheme

* Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays

* Additional Leave Purchase Scheme

* Amey Rewards Portal including healthcare, dental, and childcare vouchers

* Flexible approach to working and work-life balance

What makes this role unique?

You’ll work in a team that is open-minded and where every idea will count. You’ll be stretched, but always supported. Well recognise your hard work and look after your well-being too. You’ll be empowered to play your part and achieve, encouraged to fulfil your ambition as well as the shared one.

We don’t believe in typical: we believe a diversity of backgrounds and skills create the best environment and opportunities. It means we ask better questions to arrive at better answers because we learn from each other’s perspectives. And this means better outcomes for our clients our communities and ourselves.
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