Senior Civil Infrastructure Engineer


Senior Civil Infrastructure Engineer
Contract type: Full time
Type: Infrastructure and Civils
Location: Almondsbury, Bristol 
Closing date: None
Opportunity for a Senior Civil Infrastructure Engineer to join our largest Infrastructure team, based in our head office, Over Court Barns, Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4DF. This location is home to a large proportion of our national Infrastructure group, including the national discipline lead and our flood risk specialists and a great place to develop your career. You will work alongside colleagues in Transportation, Geotechnical, Geo-Environmental, Nuclear, Contracting and head office staff, not to mention the Managing Director and CEO!
Some benefits you might not expect include opportunities to work out over lunch on our substantial site overlooking the Severn (casual fitness classes, running, cycling) and an annual wellbeing bonus.
Our Client is a multiple award-winning provider of engineering consultancy and specialist contracting services for construction, infrastructure and the environment, and is currently ranked in the top 30 of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For for the third consecutive year.
Overview of the role
Working within a growing multi-disciplinary consultancy, and operating across a matrix of projects, you will undertake scheme development, preliminary and detailed designs and project coordination. You will also be tasked with work winning, budgetary control of project finances, preparing fee proposals, line management of emergent team and upholding quality and accuracy of deliverables.
You will be expected to work in a design office environment but could also play an active role in design and site meetings, site inspections and progress reporting. Good communication and effective liaison with clients, architects, contractors and regulatory/statutory authorities are therefore considered key attributes.
BEng or similar technical qualification/experience, and/or an HNC/HND with relevant knowledge gained in a design office environment.
An understanding of Section 104, 278 and 38 adoption procedures. 
Excellent analysis and technical design skills in AutoCAD, WinDES and PDS (or equivalent design software such as Civils 3D or MXROAD).
Strong written and verbal communicator.
Likely to have at least eight years’ experience.
Experience of working with developers.
Knowledge of UK planning procedures and experience of providing technical support to secure planning approval. 
Experience of securing technical approvals from highway and drainage authorities. 
Self-motivated team player with good people skills and an aptitude for work winning.
This is a permanent position, offering a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.
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