Senior civil engineer

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A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Senior Civil Engineer to join a leading firm who pride themselves on offering first-class civil design on a wide variety of projects both throughout the UK and internationally.

The skilled and experienced Senior Civil Engineer will join their Birmingham office and will play a leading role in the growth and development of their civil engineering team.

The ideal candidate will shape the engineering of some of the most exciting and prestigious civil infrastructure (drainage, flood risk assessments, highways, earthworks and building infrastructure) design projects in the UK and worldwide and will therefore have a background in the design of infrastructure (roads, drainage, earthworks) for both highway and drainage authorities (design to adoptable standards) and developers, taking schemes from initial concept/risk identification, through appropriate approval processes and on to detailed design for construction.


  • Manage engineering projects and co-ordinate resource and activities to achieve short-term time and financial targets,
  • Produce engineering designs, calculations and specifications, using appropriate technical software,
  • Co-ordinate input from other disciplines and specialisms as required,
  • Prepare technical reports in accordance with clients’ briefs,
  • Supervise and co-ordinate the production of technical drawings,
  • Check calculations, specifications, drawings and reports produced by others, in accordance with Operational Procedure,s
  • Attend and participate in client and (internal and external) project meetings,
  • Undertake site visits to monitor the progress of works against Cundall’s specification, and highlight issues to the contractor, client and/or (internal or external) project manager as necessary Report regularly to relevant Associate(s) on the performance of projects against agreed project plans and budgets,
  • Correspond with external third parties (eg clients, contractors, architects and/or manufacturers) regarding information and technical queries,
  • Comply with project management, Operational (QA), Environmental and Health and Safety procedures Provide training and coaching to less experienced staff,
  • Proactively manage own continuing professional development (including, where appropriate, actively pursuing Chartership with an appropriate professional institution).


  • A degree (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering,
  • A chartered engineer (CEng or equivalent),
  • Significant practical experience of civil engineering within a consultancy environment,
  • An accomplished level of relevant IT skills in design software including AutoCAD, Windes and Civil 3D,
  • A knowledge of the local construction market within Birmingham and the Midlands,
  • Experience of infrastructure as part of buildings projects working closely with other disciplines would also be an advantage.

You will have a portfolio of built environment experience demonstrating your quality and client focused approach and have the ability to manage multiple large scale projects and less experienced engineers to deliver to, and exceed client expectations. Crucially, you have a passion for creative, sustainable and intuitive design.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly reputable firm who currently hold some of the most notable design projects. To apply, please send your up to date CV to Graham Ventham at Conrad Consulting or call on 01728 726126.

Tagged as: Civil Infrastructure Engineer

Categorised as: Roads & Drainage

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