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Civil Engineer - Oxford

Job Location:
Oxford
Type of contract:
Permanent - Full Time/Flexible
Vacancy Reference:
570
The Opportunity

Currently we are seeking a Civil Engineer to join our reputable Civil Infrastructure team in Oxford. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious and dynamic unit that has been at the heart of development in Oxford and its surrounding areas for some time now. With the Oxford to Cambridge Corridor among the many exciting upcoming projects, there's never been a better time to consider a move to Oxford. PBA, now part of Stantec, are in prime position to secure work on some of the most exciting projects the region has to offer.

Our current projects include public and private sector clients, which are varied and requires collaboration across multiple discipline experts across the business. They include some significant development, infrastructure and regeneration projects offering you the opportunity to truly partner with the client to deliver effective infrastructure development solutions.

The roles are to provide a pro-active supporting function to the existing senior level engineering staff. The successful candidate will be able to take responsibility for the management of the design process for a range of infrastructure for predominantly private sector development schemes.

The role sits between the senior staff and the Technician positions and so the successful candidates will be expected to delegate to and manage the activities and outputs of the more junior team members.

Key responsibilities / Duties will include:

  • To support the production of Drainage, Highway, Earthworks and External Works designs for all types and scales of development projects
  • Experience of Section 38, 278 and 104 are an advantage
  • Delegate and manage the CAD and technician resource in the delivery of outputs to agreed deadlines
  • Liaise with the client and design teams on active projects and to manage and procure deliverables on time
  • To deliver projects within budget constraints
  • Prepare and manage technical reports 
About You
The candidate will require:
  • A degree in Civil Engineering or an equivalent qualification
  • Proven experience in civil engineering design, ideally with a focus on drainage, highways, earthworks and external areas. Additional experience in utilities would be advantageous
  • An understanding and experience of highway, development infrastructure and civil engineering processes, design standards and forms of contract
  • Experience of the delegation and management of technician and CAD resources
  • The ability to liaise with a broad range of stakeholders is essential. Exceptional attention to detail and strong presentation skills are also required.  
If you are looking for an exciting new challenge with one of the most ambitious Civil Engineering companies in the UK, then why not apply today.  
For more info, please contact ecassidy@peterbrett.com
About PBA
Peter Brett Associates (PBA) is now part of Stantec, thus entering the most exciting phase in our history where anything is possible.   We have built up our reputation through decades of success and now have made a significant step towards securing greater opportunities and growth. Both PBA and Stantec bring teams that possess a depth of expertise, experience, and passion for community. 

To find out more about PBA and see the range of exciting projects we are involved in please visit http://www.peterbrett.com .

PBA is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunities.