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Project Civil Engineer - Bristol - Up to £45k+

Ref no. BHN572589
Salary £38,000 - £45,000/annum
Location Bristol, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

This privately owned Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy seeks a experienced Civil Engineer to join them at a Project Engineer level. If you have around 3 to 6 years experience across highways and drainage we would love to hear from you!

Key skills required for this role

Highway and drainage design, Civil3D, InfoDrainage


Highway and drainage experience, InfoDrainage, Civil3D, Flood risk

Job description

Civil Project Engineer (Design focused) - Bristol - Upto £45k

Our client, a leading firm of consulting engineers providing structural, civil, geotechnical, environmental, and transportation engineering design services throughout the UK and overseas, is seeking a Project Civil Engineer to join their busy Bristol office on a permanent basis.

Situated just a short walk from Temple Meads their new offices provide a vibrant, modern working environment with a full range of facilities on-site including a gym, cafe, break out areas and games room. With Hybrid working arrangements on offer, this forward thinking, privately owned Consultancy offers a truly fantastic opportunity to join a real people orientated business where your career can really flourish.

Key Responsibilities for the role:

  • Assisting with the preparation and delivery of civil engineering and infrastructure designs
  • Working on diverse Civil Engineering and Infrastructure projects covering residential, retail, commercial, and industrial sectors
  • Undertaking surface water drainage design maximising the four pillars of SuDS design
  • Designing foul water drainage, including consideration of pumping station requirements, package treatment plant solutions, and nutrient neutrality assessments
  • Developing levels strategies considering cut and fill optimisation and spatial planning
  • Preparing Flood Risk Assessments, Flood Evacuation Plans, and Drainage Strategies Technical Notes and Reports
  • Liaising and consulting with external parties, including statutory authorities, water companies, and utilities companies
  • Assisting in the risk assessment of design in accordance with CDM Regulations

Job Requirements:

  • Competence in using AutoCAD, preferably with experience using Civil 3D and InfoDrainage
  • Good working knowledge of relevant regulations and guidance, including Manual for Streets, Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, and Design Construction Guidance for foul and surface water sewers
  • Creativity and innovation in the design of civil engineering solutions across highways and drainage design
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team
  • Knowledge and experience of the application of the CDM Regulations
  • Ability to plan and manage personal and team effectiveness
  • Commercial awareness and understanding of professional risks


Relevant qualifications in Civil Engineering, whether through Level 4, 5, or 6 Apprenticeship qualifications or an accredited BEng or MEng Civil Engineering Degree.


  • Competitive salary
  • High quality mentoring and project work opportunities
  • Structured further training leading to professional qualifications such as Incorporated or Chartered status
  • Commitment to training and personal development
  • Hybrid working on offer, traditionally three days in the office.
  • Active social club with events such as ten-pin bowling, pizza-making, paddleboarding, and escape rooms

If you are a motivated Project Civil Engineer with strong design skills looking for an opportunity to advance your career within a leading consultancy, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join our client's dynamic team in Bristol.

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