Senior Civil / Structural Design EngineerCivils - Utility

Senior Civil / Structural Design Engineer - Civils/Utility - £50k - Merseyside. My client is a successful, rapidly expanding civil engineering contractor, they require a Senior Civil/Structural Design Engineer for their North West office. The ideal candidate would be client facing, comfortable with technical delivery, project management, team leadership, and experienced in the design of heavy civil engineering projects.

About the Client:

My client covers various sectors within civils such as water and waste water treatment, earthworks, roads, bridges, and infrastructure for clients in both commercial and public sectors throughout the UK.

About the Role:

  • Leading the civil team and providing technical design best practice
  • Detailed design and analysis of structures such as bridges, shafts and water retaining structures for CAD or geotechnical design as appropriate
  • Project management from feasibility to detailed design, including all technical, programme and cost monitoring
  • Control and monitoring of progress against programmes
  • Ensuring that design, assessments and checking of designs are in accordance with the current Standards, Codes of Practice and Best Practice
  • Approval of designs, assessments and calculations in accordance with quality procedures
  • Preparation of risk assessments and full compliance with CDM
  • Coordination of work undertaken by external sub-contractors and design checkers
  • Client management
  • Mentoring junior engineers and developing their technical skills

About the Candidate:

  • Incorporated Engineer in the ICE or in the process of submitting their IPD
  • Has an appreciation for Process and MEICA engineering.
  • Comfortable client facing
  • Able to to lead the co-ordination of external consultants
  • Be familiar with Eurocodes
  • Sound understanding of CDM Regulations, specifically the designer’s requirements and requirements regarding the risk assessment process
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing.

Points of Appeal:

  • Completive salary package
  • Market leaders
  • High value interesting projects
  • Family orientated business


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Spencer Wicks on 0203 640 8989 or email