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Senior Civil Engineer - Flood & Coastal
My client is looking for an experienced Senior Civil Engineer to work within the Rivers & Coastal team based in central Leeds.
This rewarding position is working with one of our main desireable clients who are a UK wide consultancy business.
To meet my clients growing business needs and future development aspirations they are seeking an experienced Civil Engineer.
The successful candidate will lead technical design work for civil engineering projects within the flood defence sector. They are looking for candidates with sound technical knowledge and ability to manage design projects and work pro-actively with the construction team on their design and build joint venture.
You will report to an existing design team leader and will contribute to the delivery of a range of engineering and environmental improvement projects, including permanent detailed design and build schemes and temporary works. The candidate will be responsible for mentoring and supervising junior staff and, dependent on experience, could develop into line management duties.
The role is based on our Leeds office which is in the Leeds Dock area, a short walk from the train and bus stations.
Qualifications and experience
Key competencies required for the role:
The candidate must be a self-starter, capable of working without supervision to a high technical standard. Knowledge of relevant design codes and software packages is essential as you will be required to generate, check and review engineering calculations within a wide variety of projects including but not limited to drainage and structural. Excellent teamworking and communication skills are required, and you may have to work with staff outside of the core team based in Leeds.
Who we're looking for:
For this role a degree in civil and or structural engineering is essential, and you should be either Chartered, Incorporated or actively pursuing your professional qualification. The client has an approved training scheme with the Institution of Civil Engineers and has personnel who can support your progress to Chartership. Candidates should have substantial and proven experience of UK consultancy work and/ or design and build experience.
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