Civil Engineer (Highways & Drainage) - Birmingham

Posted over 2 years ago by Penguin Recruitment
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Sector Engineering
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Tuesday, 3 March 2015
My client, a multidisciplinary design consultancy are currently seeking an experienced infrastructure engineer, with a background in road and drainage design for residential and commercial projects, to join their team in Birmingham on a permanent basis. A large part of the role will be assisting senior staff with the management of larger projects by preparing detailed drainage and SuDS design for highways projects using WinDes and Microdrainage and Microstation. You will join their growing highways team working on a variety of projects for the Highways Agency to designing small scale junctions for developers. As a Drainage Engineer your responsibilities will include, but may not be limited to: * Working independently and proactively on drainage aspects of highways works, and preparation of technical reports. * Use of Microdrainage analysis and design software, including Flood Flow; and preparation of Flood Risk Assessments. * Leading small design teams, having responsibility for their work, for overall cost/quality of the design, and for delivery to programme. Requirements: * Recognised Civil Engineering degree with 10 years post-graduation experience in highway drainage design. * A proven track record in delivering technically complex major highway schemes and have knowledge and experience of applying relevant highway design codes (eg DMRB). * Experience of working with contractors, preferably under D&B, and significant knowledge of the Highways Agency DMRB - drainage, and sewers for Adoption. My client is looking for a candidate who is able to demonstrate their experience, capability and flexibility to meet the demands of the role. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a multi-disciplinary practice focused on client delivery. It is a full-time, permanent role proposing a competitive salary and flexible benefits package. If you would like to apply for this career opportunity please send your CV to

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