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Senior Civil Engineer

  • Location:

    Didcot

  • Sector:

    Civil Engineering & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Adams

  • Contact email:

    badams@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    BA/01267

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-29

  • Startdate:

    2019-07-31

Senior Civil Engineer
Oxfordshire
Permanent
£45,000 - £50,000


This is a permanent position within a large multi-disciplined consultancy, working within the civil engineering team.

This team undertakes the following tasks, Site appraisals, feasibility studies and pre-application planning advice, Design of roads, drainage, retaining walls, bridges and earthworks, Production of pre-planning reports, including Flood Risk Assessments, Foul Drainage & Utility Assessments and Phase 1 Geo-Environmental Appraisals



As a Senior Civil Engineer you will ordinarily undertake the following tasks;

• Take a global view of infrastructure issues for new development and advise clients accordingly

• Prepare outline and detailed designs of road and drainage infrastructure, junction alterations and new services

• Produce technical and pre-planning reports on flood risk, drainage, utilities and geo-environmental issues, and / or check reports produced by others

• Liaise with clients, project teams and local authorities

• Enhance and promote the image of the Consultancy by their actions



Relevant skills & experience

• Minimum qualification – degree in Civil Engineering

• Minimum of 4 years’ post-qualification experience in civil engineering design

• Experience in the use of industry-standard design software packages, such as Micro Drainage

• Experience in the use of AutoCAD for drafting design solutions

• Experience dealing with clients and other members of the professional team

• Experience dealing with adoption agreements for roads and drainage

• An ability to speak clearly, confidently, professionally and convincingly at meetings and on the telephone

• An ability to write clear and concise e-mails, letters and reports

• Good commercial awareness

• An ability to work well with others as part of a team


If you are interested in finding out more about this role please contact Ben at Akton Recruitment, quoting BA/01267