Senior Civil Engineer – Midlands

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    Senior Civil Engineer – Midlands


    We require an experienced Civil Engineer with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in highways and drainage infrastructure design.  Our Midlands office/s manages a large range of disciplines supporting property and construction activities.  As part of the Civil Engineering team you will help to deliver a wide range of civil engineering services under the direction of the Director of Civils.

    You will play an extremely important role in delivering innovative solutions for our clients and providing a wide range of civil engineering services. You will also be given the opportunity to develop your commercial and management skills.

    This is a great opportunity for a Senior Civil Engineer to join a great multi-disciplinary company and work on some great projects.

    Job Responsibilities

    Outline of General Duties:

    • Be able to attend site/design team meetings and work as part of a wider professional team providing input and advice to Clients and Architects
    • Design commercial, residential and infrastructure schemes
    • Review, check and approve designs prepared by others
    • Manage and monitor successful delivery of project technical/quality reviews of specifications, reports, and drawings
    • Monitor and ensure that the project stays within budget
    • Liaise with consultants, clients, colleagues, and contractors to keep updated on progress
    • Prepare FRAs, pre-planning advice, feasibility studies and documentation to support planning applications
    • Undertake site visits, surveys, and inspections of sites
    • Ensure the implementation and continuous management of JMS Company policies on all projects undertaken
    • Identify and communicate back to the team any opportunities for further work and new commissions

    Expected Qualifications :

    • Educated to degree level in Civil Engineering or be able to demonstrate comparable technical knowledge and work experience of Civil Engineering schemes of varying size and complexity
    • A broad knowledge of Civil Engineering design and construction practices, with the ability to develop and apply innovative solutions to problems
    • Ability to adapt to different management styles and working environments to build rapport with clients
    • Have good time management and organisational skills to efficiently manage your workload
    • Have experience of using industry standard software including Microdrainage, PDS, Civil 3D and AutoCAD
    • Be familiar of the various Adopting Authority Section Agreements and the works associated with them
    • Full UK driving licence and a willingness to travel across the UK to visit sites and other JMS offices
    • Experience of health and safety requirements and undertaking construction works in accordance with British standards and regulations

    You will be supported to progress your professional qualification with the ICE.

    JMS is a diverse organisation and we would particularly welcome applications that meet our general aspirations as a recognised inclusive and diverse employer.