Senior Civil Engineer

June 21, 2024

Job Description

Are you a Senior Civil Engineer looking for a new opportunity in Edinburgh? Our client is seeking an experienced Senior Civil Engineer to join their dynamic team and drive the development of projects that shape the future of the community. If you are eager to make a significant impact in the Engineering sector, then this role is for you.

The role:

  • You’ll be working closely with the Infrastructure team for the production of engineering designs for planning applications and detailed designs of drainage, SUDS and building drainage to all major infrastructure developments in residential, retail, industrial and commercial.
  • You will be responsible to produce flood risk assessment work and drainage strategies in support of planning applications.
  • Producing and issuing of drawings, specifications, reports, and calculations.

What you need to succeed:

  • HNC or BEng Civil Engineering and at least 3 years relevant post degree graduate experience.
  • Experience working on private sector development from a multi-disciplinary or consultancy background.
  • Demonstrate successful project management and effective organisational and communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively and independently.
  • An ability to be proactive, strategic, and analytical in your approach to support our client’s requirements.
  • People focused approach with an ability to bring forward new ideas into practice.
  • Working towards Chartered or Incorporated status with a relevant professional body (e.g. ICE, CIHT, CIWEM) preferred.
  • Knowledge and proven experience of applying principles, design codes and standards set out in the SuDS Manual, Sewers for Adoption, and other relevant best practice, design and regulatory standards.
  • Demonstrate experience and knowledge in software packages such as Microdrainage software and AutoCAD
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the legal, planning, and technical consent, adoption and contract procedures for the design and implementation of sewers, SUDS, in new developments and regeneration projects including S104.