Senior Infrastructure Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Leeds

Our clients are currently looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to assist in dealing with an increase in workload and the further development and expansion of the team and the Firm.

They are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic candidate to manage and work on the design of various infrastructure projects. These projects predominantly cover the north of England, centred on Leeds, but will occasionally include sites across the UK.

The post is within the civil engineering team which is responsible for the design of highway and drainage schemes for commercial, industrial and residential developments. Experience in both road (Section 38 & 278) and drainage (Section 104) design is essential and you should have a working knowledge of Microdrainage, PDS or Civils 3D and AutoCAD. In addition, the potential Infrastructure Engineer will have experience in designing sites from inception to completion, including the preparation of drainage appraisals and incorporating SUDS in accordance with the Local/Water Authority requirements.

The candidate should possess a relevant qualification in Civil Engineering, preferably to degree standard. Professional status would be an advantage (such as C.Eng or I.Eng). They should be eligible to live and work in the UK and will ideally have at least 5 years previous UK based consultancy experience within this field of work.

The suitable candidate will possess:-

– Capability to work independently or with the design team.

– Ability to delegate work to others and act in a mentoring role to less experienced staff.

– Knowledge and understanding of current technical standards.

– Excellent time management skills.

– Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

– Previous experience in dealing with clients and attending design team meetings.

– Ability to develop and maintain client relationships.

– Hold a full UK Driving Licence.

In return our clients offer a competitive remuneration package which includes the following rewards and benefits:-

• 26 days paid annual leave, comprising your birthday, 22 flexible days, and 3 days fixed over the Christmas period. In addition, 8 bank holidays are provided, and the ability to buy and sell up to 5 days additional leave.

• Flexible working with up to 2 days per week working from home, with agreement of Team leader.

• Early Friday finish – 15:45hrs

• Free on-site parking.

• Contributory Pension Scheme.

• Chartered Professional fees paid.

• Enrolment under the “Simply Health” benefit scheme after 6 months service.

• Childcare vouchers under the Busy Bees Scheme.

• Social activities.

• Annual Bonus Scheme.

If this sounds like the right role for you with a great company, please don’t hesitate to send through your CV.We will call you discuss the role in more depth.

The salary for this role is £40,000 to £45,000 per annum dependant on experience with excellent benefit programmes available.

This position is commutable from Huddersfield, Wakefield and Bradford.