senior civil engineer in cambridge

job type
£ 40,000 per year
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job details

cambridge, east of england
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 40,000 per year
reference number
0203 680 0640
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job description

Senior Civil Engineer is wanted by one of the largest regionally based engineering consultancies in the UK for their Cambridge office.

The office currently has 15 Structural Engineers and 1 Civil Engineer and the firm are looking to expand the civils department.

You will therefore be comfortable working independently, although there are larger civils teams to liaise with in their other offices. The role requires someone with potential and skills to grow the team and workload as they develop.

In this role, you will be responsible for civil engineering/infrastructure design relating to buildings structures schemes, which will include estate roads and drainage, highways S278 design, S106/104 applications, dealing with statutory water authorities, IBD and EA. You should be able to discharge planning conditions.

You will also be involved with:

* Civil engineering design calculations, specifications, drawings and technical information.
* Liaising with clients, wider design team, statutory authorities, contractors, etc.
* Undertaking site surveys and writing reports.
* Preparing and checking designs, drawings and calculations.
* Carrying out contract management on delegated schemes.


* A strong communicator (both written and verbal)
* You will work on a wide variety of types of projects in all major sectors and will have the ability to gain a wide range of experience to stretch your skills and develop your career.
* You will have excellent design skills and be able to competently undertake computer based analysis.
* You will have a Degree in Engineering and have knowledge and understanding of UK Codes of Practice, Design Standards, Building Regulations and Health and Safety and will be either chartered or near chartered with the Institution of Civil Engineers.
* Experience in Infrastructure design (below ground drainage; services coordination; cut/fill; pavement design; external levels)
* An understanding of projects both during design and construction.
* Experience in Software such as AutoCAD, Civils3D, WinDes (MicroDrainage)

This is an excellent opportunity to take the next step in your career, challenge yourself and become part of a top reputable company who really care about their employees.

Suitable candidates please send me your CV.

Will Herman


Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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educational requirements

BEng civil engineering