Amey Consulting are rapidly expanding and looking to recruit Principal Civil Engineers to work at our Design Hub in Sheffield, supporting our ongoing and increasing workload for both public and private sector clients on a wide variety of development and Highway schemes.
Current projects include:
Delivery Integrated Partner (DIP) Framework for delivering major Highway Projects – M6 J19 improvements
Sheffield PFI – Highway Design for improvements on the network
£500m Designers on Smart Motorway Projects - M1 corridor, M25, M42/M40
Lead designer on a £5m Highway improvement scheme
Trans Pennine Route upgrade – drainage design
Staffordshire iPlus contract – Highways and Drainage support
£30m New 5km trunk road in Manchester – Lead Designer and PM
£4m Grey to Green Phase 2 for Sheffield City Council – Lead Designer and supervision
Highways England – Flooding hotspots and alleviation works for Areas 13 and 14
Kings Cross drainage improvement works
Trafford Structural Maintenance Programme
Various developer lead improvements to Container Depots in the UK
Supporting Staffordshire Lead Local Flood Authority with PLR schemes and HS2 consenting
What will this role involve?
Working with the wider Amey business is an important and significant part of the team’s multidisciplinary workload comprising a broad range of Civil Engineering services, predominantly based around Highway & Civil Engineering design and consultancy in highways, building, developer sites, highway and developer drainage and flood risk assessment.
The ideal skills and experience would include:
Assist in leading role in the Civils Infrastructure team
Take ownership of schemes
Undertake Design Lead role on multiple project work either as a Design Lead on large projects or as Project Manager leading a multi-disciplinary team
Fulfil a design management and discipline role within a design team
Undertake CDM Principal Designer roles on project.
Be a Checker and Approver of Drawings and Designs.
Experience in use of AutoCAD, Civils 3D and Micro-drainage
Delegate and manage a team
Undertake Line Manager responsibilities
Prepare fee proposals and manage fee spend on schemes
Account and Office responsibilities are the responsibilities of others in the Hub
Experience of working on both Local Authority and developer led schemes as part of a multi-disciplinary design team
Civils design experience including;
Site Development and Layouts
Highway improvement, alignment and development Schemes (including S38 and S278 agreements)
Client contact and management.
Produce and check design concepts, calculations, design details, drawings specifications and other technical documents
Civil Engineering Design to DMRB standards
What are we looking for?
Our ideal candidate would be a Chartered Engineer status (CEng, IEng + MICE, CMIHT) with consultancy experience in Highway and Civil Engineering.
Individuals without relevant professional membership but relevant experience in lieu are also welcome to apply and all submissions will be considered to fulfil the growth aspirations of the business.
It is considered that the candidate would require:
Strong technical skills
Report writing skills
Confidence in dealing with clients, either face to face or by telephone
Ability to work and co-operate within a close-knit team environment
Computer literate and thoroughly conversant with MS office suite and relevant engineering software packages
Experience of planning and coordinating design projects
What makes this role unique?
This role is an opportunity to be a leader on projects and help develop and train your own team. This role will enable you to build your experience whilst being a leader for the business.