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Senior Civil Engineer Scotland

  • Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Consulting Engineering
  • Job reference: 385218DTR

Job description

My client's multidisciplinary team encompasses roads, bridges and civil structures, geotechnical engineering, ITS and lighting, rail, environmental consultancy, utilities, BIM, traffic and transportation. They pride ourselves in working collaboratively with each other and with their clients to deliver innovative and practical engineering design solutions.

As experts in their field, they are focused on technical excellence. They provide a supportive environment in which to develop the knowledge and skills of their staff to ensure careers thrive.

What is the purpose of this role?

I am looking for people who can help deliver their current workload and have a highways background specialising in highway design, structural design, maintenance or traffic and transportation or transport planning and modelling.

To provide support to a Principal Engineer within a design team to ensure
* compliance with all relevant technical standards
* Delivery of all the specified project outcomes on time, within budget and to the client's specifications
* Project requirements and are fully met
* Advice and guidance is provided for staff, and professional development is actively pursued
* Good relationships are maintained with all external parties to enhance the reputation of the company

What will this role involve?

* Develop designs in accordance with the Client's requirements and relevant design standards to achieve cost effective solutions
* Assist in the development and supervision of project team members
* Assist with competency appraisal processes subject to suitable level of supervision
* Represent the business stream in multi-disciplinary project teams
* Assist in the preparation and monitoring of the budget for projects including the planning, monitoring and reporting of project resources and finances
* Prepare and check of feasibility studies, appraisal / assessment reports and other written documents
* Development of engineering solutions and presentation of engineering options
* Prepare and check of assessment, calculations, design calculations and structural analysis
* Produce and check design concepts, design details, drawings specifications and other technical documents
* Develop and maintain good working relationships with the Client and other relevant stakeholders
* Complete performance appraisals with direct reports and provide learning and development opportunities where possible


What are we looking for?

* Chartered Engineer CEng, MICE, MIHE, MCIHT, MIStructE
* Knowledge of current Health and Safety Legislation and CDM Regulations
* Experience of delivering competent designs of minor and major road schemes for trunk and local roads
* Working knowledge of the DMRB and local authority design guidelines
* Demonstrable experience in Roads or Structures or Traffic and Transportation
* Working knowledge of Cycle by Design, Roads for All and Sustrans Design documents
* 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
* Experience of delivering competent designs of minor and major road schemes for trunk and local roads
* Full understanding of the DMRB, TSRGD, TSM and local authority design guidelines
* Working knowledge of Cycle by Design, Roads for All and Sustrans Design documents

Behavioural competencies

* Compliance with all relevant technical standards
* Delivery of all the specified project outcomes on time, within budget and to the quality required
* Good presentation, written and verbal communication skills
* Enthusiastic, ambitious, motivator who leads by example and has mentoring capabilities
* Good relationships with all external parties are maintained to enhance the reputation of the company and the delivery of projects to the customer

Technical competencies

* Experience of delivering competent designs of minor and major road schemes for trunk and local roads
* Full understanding of the DMRB, TSRGD, TSM and local authority design guidelines
* Working knowledge of Cycle by Design, Roads for All and Sustrans Design documents
* Good presentation, written and verbal communication skills
* The ability to work on your own initiative on technical matters and provide mentoring to others within the team
* Client focused with appetite to deliver within budget and to programme
* Understanding of H&S, CDM etc.

External:

* Build relationships with external clients
* Build relationships with stakeholders including , Local Authorities, Councillors, MPs and MSPs
* Communicate with members of the public

Internal:

* Reporting line into Principal Engineer for technical issues and project management

* Build relationships with other Business Streams and Divisions within the company structure

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