Senior Civil Engineer

Senior Civil Engineer - West Midlands

Ref: 50Monday 19 July 2021

£38,000 - £48,000

Senior Design Engineer - Birmingham
Our clients are an award-winning civil engineering design consultancy operating largely in the rail sector. They are currently looking to recruit a Senior Design Engineer to join their Civil Engineering team based out of the Birmingham office.


Roles and responsibilities to include:
- Direct technical staff engaged in design/assessment works and undertake such work personally
- Manage projects, or parts thereof, allocated providing monthly update of progress for client report
- Financial, design and programming responsibilities for the delivery of projects allocated
- Oversee the development of all design deliverables to ensure compliance with required standards as well as current safety legislation in support of the Principal Engineer
- Prepare appropriate documentation for site works. Ensure competency of subconsultants and specialist suppliers on site
- Prepare technical reports on the condition/capacity of existing structures including options and recommendations for solutions for design commissions and the management of costs
- Prepare and obtain approval in principle for design solutions. Undertake detailed design and supporting documentation including drawings, technical specifications, design risk assessments, inspection and test plans and any other required on a project-specific basis
- Prepare and obtain approval in principle for structure assessments and will participate in undertaking structure inspections, detailed assessments and preparation of technical reports
- Undertake detailed checks of structure assessments, designs and reports produced by others 


- BSc/BEng or hiigher in Civil/Structural Engineering
- Able to demonstrate competence in the design of ancillary equipment such as REBs, location cabinets, UTX's. cable routes, signal structures and retaining walls
- Experience managing a team and mentoring graduates
- Experience managing projects from inception to completion
- Excellent communication skills
- Full UK driving licence


In return:
- £38,000 - £48,000 salary
- Flexible benefits package
- Excellent long-term career progression prospects


Fore more information, please contact Luke Riley on