Senior Civil Engineer Jobs in Chester – England – UK at Stride

Title: Senior Civil Engineer

Company: Stride

Location: Chester – England – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Design/Multimedia, Engineering

Salary: Salary 40000 GBP Yearly GBP 40000 YEAR


The Role:

Typical responsibilities include:

Working as part of a team to carry out hands on design for a variety of projects

Use of technical analysis and design software packages

Project managing projects to provide the day to day running of projects

Liaison with architects, suppliers and contractors

Attending and contributing to project meetings (internal and external)

Working with the technician team to prepare and produce drawings

Producing reports and correspondence

Resolution of site queries

Site inspections and surveys

Working directly with clients and other professionals with minimum supervision

Co-ordinating and liaising with engineers in other areas of the business in a variety of disciplines

Facilitating and organising meetings and CPD training events to contribute to your own development and the development of others

Representing in links with local schools and universities

We are looking for the following qualifications, skills and attributes in you:


Master’s degree qualified (2:1 or above preferred) in a relevant subject e.g. MEng, or equivalent

Chartered status through your chosen professional institution

Essential skills, knowledge and behaviours

Have design and management experience in all areas of water engineering and site development including utility and drainage design, flood risk assessment, road pavement design and layout, highways layout design, earthworks design, and site procurement issues.

Be up to date with the latest analysis and design software i.e. Microdrainage, Autodesk and/ or Microstation, GIS and river modelling analysis packages.

Experience of working in a similar consulting environment

Excellent technical skills combined with practical understanding of site development and construction

Have a good knowledge of a variety of codes, able to easily swap between codes and get to grips with new ones quickly.

Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and a range of software programmes for design and modelling

Demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy in your work

A professional approach with both colleagues and clients

Excellent communication skills; verbal, written, sketching, drawing and presentations

Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines

Aptitude to work on your own initiative and be proactive

Excellent planning, organisation and time management skills

Proven success in contributing to a team orientated environment

Highly motivated and willing to learn and take on new challenges, enthusiastic about developing your skills and experiences

Keen to share knowledge and contribute to the development of others

Please send your CV to or call Pete on 02392 315075.

stride is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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