7 months ago
Senior Civil Engineer
United Kingdom-South East
Date published: 2-Sep-2018
Opportunity: Experienced Hire
Business Line: Water
Business Plan: ENG
To provide technical guidance over a group or supervise engineering staff on projects of medium complexity.
Under general direction from Technical Directors, develops and applies advanced engineering techniques, concepts and approaches to complex engineering problems.
Responsible for ensuring design teams understands and meets project Quality, Budget and Programme requirements.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide mentoring and supervision of graduate engineering staff.
Work closely with Technical Directors, Chief Engineers and peers to promote high quality, safe and efficient designs.
Be a champion for our Behavioural Safety Programme – ‘BOSS in Design’.
Become a Supervising Civil Engineer for our ICE Graduate Training scheme.
Will be responsible for developing, validating, and presenting specialist/technical output, keeping an eye on latest industry techniques.
Promote innovation and lessons learnt from colleagues across the industry.
Key relationships and personnel for whom this person will be responsible:
Technical mentor of graduate engineering staff.
Work closely with Technical Directors to gain learning opportunities and develop ways of sharing those experiences with others
Required: Good understanding and experience in the engineering appraisal and design of river and/or coastal projects
Numerate, detail focussed with strong communication skills.
Able to undertake detailed designs independently but have the skills to teach and explain design steps to others.
Comfortable presenting engineering solutions to key Client stakeholders.
Education & training: Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing.
Academic & profess’l qualif’ns: Chartered Civil Engineer, Member of ICE
Background & experience: Civil Engineering Designer including design of steel, reinforced concrete, earth and water retaining structures.
Knowledge base: Latest BS and Euro design codes. First principles of design.
Skills: Eye for detail but pragmatic in design
Personal attributes: Accountable, Integrity, Respectful, Entrepreneurial,