Senior Civil Engineer

Patrick Parsons have an excellent opportunity in our Twickenham office for an experienced Senior Civil Engineer to join our forward thinking multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy. The purpose of this role is to support engineers throughout the highway and drainage design process, preparing calculations and producing drawings and construction details.

Location: Twickenham

Salary: Competitive

Closing date: 01/06/2022

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaise with architects, clients and other professionals representing the practice in a professional and courteous way.
  • Attend internal design review meetings.
  • Preparation of calculations.
  • Production of drawings and construction details using AutoCAD.
  • Supporting with the administration of projects.
  • Supporting engineers throughout the highway and drainage design process.
  • Ensuring outputs meet the required standards.
  • Meeting agreed deadlines.
  • Working in both an office environment and on site.
  • Site visits and survey with senior members of staff.
  • Contributing to providing solutions to design problems.
  • Ensuring designs meet required standards following our Quality Management System.
  • Keeping training log up to date and attending, where necessary, CPD/training events.
  • Adhere to health & safety regulations.
  • Residential designs to local authority and water authority standards.
  • Conversant with current building regulations.
  • Designing to NHBC and LABC standards.

Person Specification

  • HNC/HND in Civil Engineering or similar.
  • Proficiency with MicroDrainage, Civil 3D, Site 3D design software.
  • Have a good understanding of road, levels and drainage designs.
  • Demonstrated design experience in the civils sector.
  • Good communications skills are essential.
  • Ability to produce private (non-adoptable) levels and drainage designs for residential, commercial and industrial development.
  • Ability to produce engineering supporting reports for planning applications such as Flood Risk Assessment reports, Utility Assessments, Site Viability assessments etc.
  • Earthworks modelling experience would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of all approval processes including Highways Section 38, 278 and Water Authority Section 104 technical agreements.
  • Ability to work well in a team and build relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • Proficient use of AutoCAD and an understanding of Civil Engineering design packages such as Site 3D, Civil 3D and MicroDrainage.
  • Good organisational skills.

Benefits

An excellent benefits package will be offered to the successful applicant which will include;

  • Flexible working environment
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Birthday off work!
  • Health Shield Cash Plan
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Workplace pension
  • Training and development
  • Sponsorship of professional membership

To Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter to hr.support@patrickparsons.co.uk

Patrick Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds.

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