Senior Engineer job vacancy in Manchester

Posted on: 12/12/2019
Ref: VAC-16135
  • Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Benefits
  • Region: North West
  • Location: Manchester
  • Industry: Civil Engineering Consultancy
  • Discipline: Civil Engineer
  • Sub Discipline: Civil Engineer
  • Employment Type: Permanent

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Job Description

Location – Manchester or York

About the Company:
My client is an award winning multi-disciplinary solutions business with extensive engineering capabilities and specialist expertise in transportation and energy industries. They have a global workforce in excess of 7,000 and employ more than 400 highly experienced designers, engineers, architects, planners and project managers with aspiration to grow this workforce significantly. They work in partnership with their clients to develop and deliver high quality, innovative technical solutions for major infrastructure projects in the UK.

This company offers their employees the opportunity to work on exciting and rewarding projects. They provide long-term career development opportunities and support their staff to enable them to reach their full potential. They offer flexible working and a competitive remuneration package including a bonus scheme.

About the Role:
This company is looking to appoint a Chartered Civil Engineer to lead and manage a team of Civil Engineers, graduates and technicians in the efficient and effective delivery of projects, ensuring the needs of the client and the business are met. You will assume responsibility for applying company procedures and systems to promote high levels of health, safety and wellbeing of staff and other stakeholders whilst personally contributing to and leading these initiatives.

The Senior Engineer will:
Lead key design projects, ensuring client SLAs are achieved and within budget
Undertake the duties of designer as highlighted in CDM legislation
Monitor project and team performance against contracts and project quality – adjusting as required
Seizing opportunities to maximise business potential within client base
You will also be expected to proactively contribute to the effective and consistent implementation of the company’s policies and procedures whilst supporting the business in securing commercial bids and their engineering delivery. A key element of the post will be to maximise the teams’ potential and ensuring staffing levels are allocated appropriately across variety of projects.

About You:
Experience of the application of civil engineering design principles and standards
Experience of project delivery in construction related markets – rail, transportation
Liaison with contractors in a design and build environment
Familiar with ‘Network Rail’ procedures and standards including contract conditions, processes and procedures
Financial awareness – programming, delivery, budgets and timescales
Line management
Has designed and qualified civil engineering deliverables.
Experience in the use of Eurocodes.
IT competence – able to use computer analysis programs

For more information please contact Imani Gardner at Vertical Recruitment on 0161 669 4716 or email

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