Senior Civil Engineer

Our client is seeking for an experienced and motivated Civil Engineer/ Senior Civil Engineer to join their successful civil engineering team in Oxford. They believe in commitment, and the value of a stable, flexible, long-term career path.

You will be working closely alongside other disciplines in the business and will benefit from working on prestigious projects, covering a wide range of sectors including infrastructure, commercial, Formula 1 and international projects.

What’s on offer:

  • Growth which fuels ideas and opportunity for all.
  • Continual mentoring.
  • Empowerment, inclusivity, and respect.
  • A healthy holiday balance of 25 days, plus bank holidays.
  • Pension Scheme, Income Protection and Free Private Medical Insurance.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Mental Health First Aiders.
  • A flexible approach to hybrid working, to suit both you & your team.
  • Focused on professional and personal development.

Key duties:

  • Mentoring and managing graduate and apprentice level Civil Engineers.
  • Leading and overseeing the delivery of projects.
  • Producing flood risk assessments (FRA’s) and Drainage strategies.
  • Developing highways, earthworks, external works, and drainage designs.
  • Representing the company at external meetings with clients and fellow professionals.
  • Preparing design calculations, drawings, specifications, reports, and other project documentation under the supervision of the Civil Engineering Team Manager.
  • Participating in the resolution of technical issues and applying problem solving skills on projects.
  • Developing fees and managing project spend/ programme.

What you need to succeed:

  • A degree in Civil Engineering (BEng/ MEng).
  • Competency/ advanced skills with AutoCAD, particularly Civil 3D.
  • Experience with Info Drainage.
  • Relevant and proven experience in a similar role or within the civil engineering industry.
  • A good understanding of Building Regulations Part H and Design & Construction guidance for foul and surface water sewers.
  • A good understanding/ experience of preparing Highway and Drainage section agreements (38, 278 and 104).
  • Pre-planning experience for flood risk assessments, drainage strategies and/or master planning support.

About Strata Consulting

We are an Employment Agency specialising in the placement of contract and permanent staff in construction companies and design engineering consultancies across the UK.

If this advertised position does not interest you, please consider our other opportunities by sending your updated CV outlining your achievements and your personal requisites, i.e. job roles, location, salary to us. We also operate a referral scheme, of which further details can be found on our website.

Due to the sheer volume of applications, we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful. Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

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Summary information

  • Location: Oxford
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job sector: Civil Engineer
  • Salary: £45,000- £55,000
  • Published: December 20, 2023