Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Senior Civil Design Engineer - JAP/J10940 Aberdeen   Negotiable Dependent on Experience

An internationally renowned Engineering Consultancy is looking to recruit a Senior Civil Design Engineer to join their Ports and Maritime team based in the Aberdeen area. Following a series of successful contract awards, this company is looking to expand its team to include an experienced Civil/Marine Engineer who can offer expertise and support in the delivery of these new projects.

Why should this role be of interest to you?
Their growing portfolio of complex marine, ports and harbour projects will provide you with the chance to flex your engineering muscle with fresh engineering challenges to engage you on a daily basis. In addition to providing technical support, you will take a lead in the interface with clients and other third parties, representing the company in high level discussions, giving you the opportunity to influence and shape the successful delivery of projects. Whilst focusing initially on projects based in Scotland, you will also have the opportunity to travel across the UK, providing useful engineering insight on projects in other parts of the country.

What will the role entail?
You will be reporting in to the Divisional Director and supporting/leading junior members of staff to deliver design and technical specifications for Ports and Harbours including structural concrete, pile design, geotechnics and dredging. You will also play a vital part in the continued success of the company by contributing to bids, proposals and other marketing submissions.

What do you need to apply?
Ideally you will be a fully Chartered Civil Design Engineer (ICE, IEI or equivalent), however Senior Engineers on route to be becoming chartered may also be considered. You should also ideally have extensive experience in the design of ports and other marine structures but candidate with a solid grounding in civil design for other types of projects will also be of interest. You should be knowledgeable in UK Design Codes and Euro Codes.

In return, you will be paid an attractive remuneration and benefits package, including access to a company share incentive scheme designed to reward the valued contribution you make to the business.

Legal Information:

Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation.

Job Reference:   J10940

Closing Date:     24 October 2016

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