Civil Engineer

  • Location

    Motherwell, North Lanarkshire

  • Sector:

    Civil Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    John Leonard

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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We are looking for a Civil Engineer for our client based in Motherwell, Glasgow.

Reporting to the Senior Civil Engineer and working as part of a dedicated multi-disciplined engineering team, the Civil Engineer will responsible for the production of technically sound design solutions and progress reporting.

What makes this role unique?

You will be part of a multi-discipline engineering team responsible for preparing project design deliverables to budget and programme.

What will this role involve?
* Implementing project requirements fully to meet the client specification in accordance with relevant standards
* Undertaking any work of a technical nature that falls within ability and competence
* Being confident working under minimal supervision and checking work of less experience junior staff
* Assisting with competency appraisal processes
* Carrying out site visits and surveys, inspections and supervise sub-contractors
* Preparing and checking feasibility studies, inspections and technical reports in appropriate formats ensuring compliance with Clients procedures
* Preparing design approach, calculations, drawings and other documents
* Engaging in client and third party liaison
* Assist with contract and tender preparation
* Dealing with project related correspondence and attending meetings with clients and suppliers
* Maintaining high technical standards, consistent with the project brief and client requirements
* Ensure compliance with the relevant health, safety and environmental legislation, particularly the CDM Regulations
* Preparation and implementation of effective, value for money and innovative design solutions
What are we looking for?
* Be fully conversant with the design of concrete, steel, timber and masonry design codes with a minimum 3 years post graduation experience.
* The candidate should be working towards Chartered or Incorporated Engineer (CEng / IEng through ICE, CIHT or IStructE)
* Degree qualified in a relevant Civil/Structural discipline
* Computer literate and conversant with MS Office suite and relevant engineering software packages such as AutoCAD, Tedds and SFrame
* Demonstrable experience in the civil and/or building arena
* Good communication skills and the ability to work within a small team and have a dedicated approach to working within and meeting strict deadlines
* Good communication skills dealing with clients, developers, consultants, elected representatives and the public
* Client focused approach to service delivery
* CDM awareness
* Environmental awareness Tool Box talk
* Environmental awareness for managers
* Client focused approach to service delivery
* Co-ordinate workload for efficient delivery of design drawings.