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Civils Design Engineer

  • Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 03/10/2017
  • Job reference: J375123A

Civils Design Engineer

£25-30k plus excellent benefits

Birmingham

Experis are recruiting on behalf of our Client a leading Engineering Support Services organisation for an experienced Civils Designer to join their team in Birmingham to lead and direct allocated design resources in the delivery of conceptual and detailed civil and structural engineering design.

The main responsibilities of the role are as follows -

  • Carry out designs and checks for Engineering schemes ensuring full compliance with current British and European Standards and Codes of Practice as required
  • Assist with directing the Design team in the completion of allocated works in accordance with programme timescales
  • In consultation with Design Manager allocate roles, responsibilities and production activities within the design team
  • Monitor progress of works within the team, advising Design Manager at agreed periodicities, and agreeing alterations to programme of work or working patterns as required
  • Responsible for the design / checking of schemes and location plans for new work and alterations to existing work
  • Assist with design / checking and production of estimates / target prices and programmes of work for proposed work
  • Deal with internal and client technical queries and requests
  • Perform duties of response design engineer for projects as required by the CDM regulations
  • Forecast manpower requirements for all design work to enable allocation of resources to be made
  • Maintain effective interface with other production functions to ensure a uniformity of purpose
  • Provide design costing as required
  • Prepare technical reports, feasibility reports and cost estimates for design fees and physical works

The successful candidate will display the following skills and experience -

  • Appropriate technical qualifications e.g. Engineering Degree, HNC
  • Must have demonstrable civils design experience
  • IEng or working towards would be desirable but not essential
  • Computer literate and experience with design software; AutoCAD, TEDDS, Pframe / Superstress or similar
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Full Drivers Licence or willing to learn
  • Flexible for occasional working away from home

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading engineering consultancy involved in a variety of design and build schemes within the UK Transport Infrastructure sector, with excellent benefits and ongoing training and development opportunities available.

If you feel you have the necessary Civils design experience then I would like to hear from you. Please apply online or send your CV or contact me directly on 0131 558 4809 for further information about this role.