Civil Engineer - Water

Civil Engineer - Water

Job Title: Civil Engineer - Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton, East Sussex
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH9441
Contact Name: Tom Mlinar
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2016 14:30

Job Description

Civil Engineer - Water Treatment

£40,000 - £48,000

Falmer, Near Brighton

Astute Technical are currently seeking a Civil Engineer to work for a Leading Design & Build Consultancy in East Sussex, the successful Civil Engineer will be responsible for providing superior quality Engineering Design services to allow the company to minimise risks and maximise profits on turnkey and engineering services contracts. In order to ensure the above the individual must co-ordinate the design and produce civil design documents and drawings taking due account of health and safety requirements, specifications and standards pertaining to the contract. The successful Civil Engineer will be working on various projects around the improvements to clean water and dirty water treatment plants, including pumping stations and sea outfalls. Individual projects within the programme will range in value from £250K up to £20M. The successful candidate should be a chartered Civil Engineer or working towards Chartered Status, with an understanding the principal of water and sewage treatment design.

The successful Civil Engineer will report to the Design Lead and will be responsible for

  • Produce Civil design layouts which are cost effective, meet the requirements of the specification and which can be constructed and commissioned effectively. The term 'cost' is to embrace all costs associated with the design and the subsequent construction of the design. To be cost effective the whole out turn cost of the design solution must be considered including design time costs, material costs, erection costs and any impact that the design solution might have on other disciplines.
    * Ensure that standard practices are utilised where ever possible
    * Maintain competitiveness
    * Provide estimates and feedback for Proposals department
    * Work to procedures and processes to ensure the continuing development of the department
    * Assist in developing procedures and processes
    * Monitor and review the procedures and processes
    * Write, update and monitor efficient procedures to aid the smooth running of the department
    * Maintain files and records throughout the duration of contracts
    * Assure customer satisfaction
    * To work within a culture where satisfying the customer is recognised as the key to achieving other objectives, and that customers include everyone receiving benefit from our processes, whether end users or other departments within the company
    * Ensure designs take account of environmental issues
    * Ensure that design takes full regard of all health and safety requirements

To apply for this role please send across a copy of your cv to or call Tom direct on 02392 222961.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.