Design Engineer - Utilities

South East London
£330-360p/day PAYE UMBRELLA

CarmichaelUK are seeking an experienced Civil / Utilities Design Engineer for work on a major infrastructure project in North Greenwich.

The successful candidate will need to be proficient in all aspects of civil engineering / utilities design and ideally have Tier 1 main contractor experience. 

  • Assisting in the development of conceptual and detailed design and producing engineering details in accordance with project requirements
  • Site visits and attending client meetings
  • Prepare and check calculations and reporting
  • Establish and promote best practice in health, safety, quality, sustainability and environmental matters in conjunction with the HSE department.
  • ​Ability to collect all required information and communicate with interfacing parties. 
  • A good understanding of engineering geology, ground risk management, excavation/ trenching and utilities, considering constructability and other relevant aspects (e.g. environmental issues, cost and programme).
  • Facilitate technical reports, presenting design results to a wider audience or discussing relevant decisions with the client’s specialists.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Good knowledge of relevant British and EU standards and codes
  • Sound analytical ability and a solid understanding of engineering fundamentals and current design standards
  • The ability to communicate and liaise effectively and professionally with the design team, clients and contractors

Essential Qualifications:

A Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent professional qualification

**Chartered Engineer or close to obtaining chartership highly desirable