About the Role:
Join Sweco, and you’ll be at the heart of a team of international experts all dedicated to growing and sharing their expertise and working on projects that help to transform society.
Here at Sweco we’re different – a team of teams where every project counts. And with a 6th place ranking in the New Civil Engineer (NCE top 100), our difference is noticeable.
Working for us will give you the opportunity to work on landmark projects, and schemes of all shapes and sizes. You’ll also learn from experienced people who share a passion for working together with our clients to deliver technical excellence
We are looking for a Civil Engineer to help us grow our team of experts in our Bristol office. The successful candidates will help deliver a broad range of water environment services for some of the most significant projects in the UK.
We actively encourage membership of professional institutions and we will ensure that you have the right support as your career develops.
As a Civil Engineer you’ll be working with clients and on projects throughout the UK with a focus on non-infrastructure water and wastewater projects.
A typical week would include:
Assisting with the development of fee bids, workplans and programmes for prospective new work
Assisting the Project Mnager in agreeing the project brief, deliverables, key milestones, project monitoring, quality assurance and control strategy
Undertake feasibility, outline and detailed design of civil engineering projects to acheive teh optimum solution for the project
Undertaking significant elements of the detailed design and the checking of outputs as directed
Providing technical guidance, support and training to colleagues and assist, where practicable, in mentoring and development of others
Working in close collaboration with colleagues in our multi-disciplinary team, sharing ideas and communicating to form a united design solution
We are committed to finding the right candidates for this position and would consider flexible working for the right individual whose ambitions align with our values.
We'd love to hear from you if you have:
Commercial experience, including project management and bid preparation.
Ability to work within multidisciplinary teams.
Knowledge and experience of either water or wastewater non-infrastructure design
An understanding of the basics and the integration of multidisciplinary elements including process engineering and MEICA.
Have appropriate experience in design, contract and tender preparation, tender assessment, and contract administration.
Drive and ability to build client relationships and develop suitable opportunities.
Sweco recognises that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things is important – be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application, and where possible we will look to support this.
It’s important to us that that all our colleagues thrive at work - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects the contribution individuals can bring to our organisation. We aim to promote equality, inclusivity and diversity for everyone.
Here at Sweco we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.
Sweco is Europe’s leading engineering and architecture consultancy, with sales of approximately SEK 18.7 billion (EUR 1.8 billion) and 16,000 talented colleagues. We carry out projects in 70 countries annually throughout the world.
The Sweco share is listed on the Large Cap list of Nasdaq OMX Stockholm.
Join the team and help us to reach our vision of becoming Europe’s most respected knowledge company in the fields of consulting engineering, environmental technology and architecture. Together we can plan and design the sustainable communities and cities of the future. A future we can all be proud of.