Senior Civil Engineer

Senior Civil Engineer - Essex

Ref: 397Thursday 22 July 2021

£30,000 - £40,000

Senior Civil Engineer – Essex

We’re working with a Civil & Structural Engineering consultancy specialising in residential, commercial, healthcare, industrial and retail building projects including new build, refurbishment and maintenance projects.

As they continue to expand, they are looking to recruit a Senior Civil Engineer to join their Essex office. You will be working within a team of Engineers and Technicians to provide support on a range of projects and is primarily responsible for producing detailed designs and drawings using Civil 3D.



• Produce drawing and design information at various stages of a project from the preliminary stages to tender and the construction stage.

• Design of foul and surface water drainage and attenuation systems including a knowledge of sustainable drainage systems.

• Produce FRA reports and drainage strategies.

• Co-ordinate information with the relevant third party (i.e. architects, mechanical engineers, surveyors, members of the design team).

• Assist in negotiation of technical approvals.

• To support the existing Civil Engineering team and assist with our continued growth.

• Communicate throughout the stages of a project with Engineers and the team leader when required. • Attend meetings and site visits on occasions when necessary.

• To carry out any other duties that may reasonably be expected.



• Minimum 4 years of relevant post graduate experience, working towards Chartered status.

• BEng/MEng or relevant qualification in Civil Engineering or equivalent.

• A proficient user of Civil 3D.

• WinDes Microdrainage design experience is essential.

• Broad experience in the use and application of common engineering software and IT.

• Good written and verbal English

• Working knowledge of planning procedures, Section 38, 278, 104 and 106 Legal Agreements and CDM Regulations

• Infrastructure engineering design experience including primarily utilities, highways, drainage and ground modelling.

• Ability to work as part of a team as well as using own initiative

• Confident in liaising with people at all levels


In Return:

• £30,000 - £40,000 salary DOE

• 24 days holiday plus bank holidays

• Flexible benefits package