Associate Civil engineer

Civil & Structural
  • UK, South West, Avon, Bristol
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
This role is for one of the biggest civil services consultancies, they are currently looking for an experienced Associate Civil engineer to join their growing team on a permanent basis to support the delivery of numerous projects all across the UK and internationally. This role is located in Bristol. Job...
  • Posted
  • Deadline: 22.05.2024

Managing consultant

Nisa Hamid

Quote ref: 1061/73873

Quote ref: 1061/73873

Job description

This role is for one of the biggest civil services consultancies, they are currently looking for an experienced Associate Civil engineer to join their growing team on a permanent basis to support the delivery of numerous projects all across the UK and internationally. This role is located in Bristol.  

 

Job Description:  

 

Some of the main responsibilities for this role include:  

- Undertake, and technically lead teams in Civil Engineering designs including Surface Water, Foul Water, Reinforced Concrete Structures, Utility Design, and Coordination.  

- Competently lead teams to deliver schemes on a large range of projects, from individual large-scale ‘Mega-projects’ through to multiple projects within frameworks.  

- Prepare briefs, scopes of work, and input into bid proposals.  

- Successfully manage time and budgets to key project milestones and programmes.  

- Work closely with teams in the UK and overseas to deliver integrated design solutions.  

- Adhere to quality assurance standards in design.

Requirements

- Chartered Civil Engineer with strong experience track record.  

- Proficiency in designing at least one of the sub-fields of Civil Engineering with an excellent knowledge of the applicable codes and guidance of that sub-field (examples of sub-fields: Surface Water, Foul Water, Reinforced Concrete Structures, - Utility Design, and Coordination).  

- Experience in design delivery, including coordinating with other disciplines in multidisciplinary design.  

- Experience leading a design team.  

- Experience in business development and successful competitive tendering.  

- Engineer with sound problem-solving skills, and a pragmatic, practical mind.  

- Take accountability and responsibility for work carried out by the individual or the team.  

- Work well with and form relationships with others, including the client team, other disciplines, and contractors at all levels (junior – senior) inside and outside the business.  

- Be self-motivated to produce high-quality deliverables.  

- Experience working with and negotiating with key project stakeholders including regulatory, statutory, and local bodies.  

- Produce designs following CDM regulations.  

- Strong communication skills, independent working, presenting, and influencing skills.  

 

Key Requirements (desirable):  

 

- Sound knowledge across a range of external works design, including utilities, paved and unpaved surfaces, earthworks, access and accessibility, construction logistics, and familiarity with current UK design standards and working practices.  

- Proficiency in designing within appropriate digital analysis packages, following local and national guidance. eg MicroDrainage, InfoWater, or InfoWorks for drainage.  

- Robust understanding of contracts (principally NEC forms) and their administration.  

- Robust experience in change management and QA processes.  

- Have experience mentoring junior staff.  

- Digital skills or an appetite to learn is key.

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