Stantec Senior Engineer or Principal Engineer – Flood Risk and River Engineering in Reading, United Kingdom
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Stantec is seeking to recruit a Senior and Principal Engineer to join a team in our Reading office specialising in flood risk management, river engineering and water management projects. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a fast-growing, multi-disciplinary infrastructure consultancy.
You will have the opportunity to be intricately involved from concept through to construction on a wide range of multi-disciplinary projects, including flood risk management, river restoration and engineering and navigation structures. You will provide civil engineering design support to our team and play a key role in the successful delivery of our projects.
We will provide you with an excellent working environment in our modern offices close to the Reading rail station and a support network that will enable you to achieve your professional aspirations. We'll give you every opportunity to deliver high-quality work and take your career to the next level.
Duties will include:
Development and delivery of flood risk, river engineering and water management schemes.
Design of structures including outfalls, sluices, culverts, river walls and weirs to appropriate codes and standards.
Option appraisal to develop economic and sustainable solutions.
Development of construction details and specifications.
Working with CAD Technicians to assist them in producing drawings that make best use of layout, scale and presentation to convey technical information clearly and concisely
Site visits to familiarise with projects on the ground, undertake inspections and supervise construction works
Contract preparation, administration and site supervision.
Project coordination, client liaison and financial budget control.
You will have the confidence to liaise with colleagues and clients at all levels, as well as the ability to organise your workload across multiple projects.
The ideal candidate will be a positive and enthusiastic team player, who has a BEng/MEng degree in Civil Engineering and has achieved or is working towards chartered status.
You will have experience in developing projects and designing a variety of civil engineering structures for water management projects.
You will have experience and understanding of AutoCAD, Microsoft Office programs and other relevant software packages. In addition to the above, Experience in the Civil Engineering Specification for the Water Industry (CESWI) and Experience of NEC construction contracts would be beneficial, but not essential.
Ideally, the applicant will be able to demonstrate their experience, competency and flexibility to meet the demands of the role.
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