Senior Structural Civil Engineer

East Grinstead, City of London, London
28 Mar 2012
25 Apr 2012
Katie Pattrick
Job Type
We have an exciting opportunity within the Capita Symonds Civil Engineering Structures team for a Senior Structural Engineer to work on a number of high profile exciting infrastructure projects. You will have substantial experience in the design of rail and road related structures (bridges, retaining structures, cut and cover tunnels, stations, etc). To be based out of East Grinstead and London.

You will be joining a successful team who are currently providing design services on a variety of major infrastructure projects in the highway, rail and tunnelling sectors within the UK as well as internationally. We will help you to develop your career within a progressive and supportive environment. You will be responsible for managing design teams and mentoring junior staff while driving the business unit forward. Undertaking design work in accordance with quality procedures and CDM legislation. Mentoring of junior technical staff. Providing leadership to design teams, including coordination of multi-disciplinary teams, for the delivery of design. Managing programme and budgets for design work packages.

Essential Criteria - Civil engineering related degree, BEng level minimum or equivalent, Chartered (ICE or IStructE). Demonstrate technical experience in the detailed design of one or more of the following: bridges, stations, heavy civil engineering structures such as station boxes, cut and cover tunnels, immersed tunnels, etc. Good working knowledge of CDM requirements. Experience of planning design work and managing programme and budgets for design tasks. Team player with good interpersonal skills. Full UK driving licence.

Desirable Criteria - Experience of working with Contractors on design and build projects

Experience of designing to Eurocodes

Understanding of the Highway Agency / DMRB design and technical approval processes

Understanding of NR and / or LUL design and technical approval processes

Experience of operating within quality management procedures.

Project Management experience

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