Our client is looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to design, detail and specify foul and surface water systems and detail and specify all hard paving and access roads. You will need to be a hands on Engineer who can run a project including all design and drafting as required as well as organising others to detail and draft.
Client and Design Team Liaison
◻ Attend meetings with clients and the design team and record discussions and actions.
◻ Establish project briefs.
◻ Review project correspondence issued by the design team.
◻ Review drawn information issued by design team.
◻ Correspond with design team.
◻ Assign responsibilities to engineers and technicians. Determine programme for project execution and ensure that tasks are carried out in a timely and cost effective way.
◻ Delegate design and specification tasks to Project Engineers, Graduate Engineers and Undergraduate Trainee engineers. Review scope of calculations required.
Surveys and Reports
◻ Carry out surveys of existing constructions.
◻ Prepare written reports.
Design and Drawings
◻ Prepare concept designs.
◻ Develop concept designs through to completion.
◻ Prepare design calculations.
◻ Check design calculations prepared by others for numerical accuracy and engineering principle.
◻ Prepare sketches and drawings.
◻ Check drawings prepared by others for dimensional accuracy and engineering principle.
◻ Prepare specifications and check those prepared by others.
◻ Manage and programme project design and drawing tasks.
◻ Attend site progress meetings and record relevant discussions and actions.
◻ Inspect and report on construction progress and quality.
◻ Be observant of site Health and Safety issues.
◻ Fulfil the role of Project Engineer as described in the Quality Management System ensuring themselves and their subordinates follow all procedures.
Health and Safety
◻ Prepare design risk assessments to meet the requirements of the CDM Regulations.
◻ Encourage safe working methods for self and colleagues within and outside the office.
◻ Keep technically up to date and maintain Continuous Professional Development records.
◻ Provide on the job training of staff.
◻ Monitor project costs against fees to take responsibility for profitability of each commission.
• You must hold a degree in Civil Engineering (or equivalent)
• You must be a Chartered or Fellow member of the ICE or IStructE
• You must have a full UK driving licence.
Required Skills and Experience:
The candidate will to be fluent with Windes (Microdrainage) AutoCAD, have experience of producing Flood Risk Assessments and Drainage Strategies, Dealing with Water Authorities for S106, Build Over, Adoption of public sewers. Highways S278 works.
Please phone Dave on (phone number removed), or email (url removed) with your CV.
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, ie salary, location, job roles 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.
About Strata Consulting:
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