Senior Civil Design Engineer

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Civil & Structural Design
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Contact name: Will Herman

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH2586_1720527766
Published: 9 days ago

Join a team of passionate Development Infrastructure Engineers in the vibrant city of Cambridge! We're on the lookout for talented Senior Civil Design Engineers who are ready to take on exciting challenges and contribute to sustainable projects all over the UK.

Unleash your potential as a Senior Civil Design Engineer with their flexible and dynamic work environment, where you'll have the freedom to strike the perfect balance between work and life.

The Company:

At their core, they're all about Excellence in Action. Their collaborative spirit ensures that excellence and expertise shine through every phase of developments.

From the initial planning stages to the final design and execution, their Infrastructure services cover the entire project spectrum, guaranteeing great results. Their experienced team navigates the technical and policy intricacies of various projects, spanning residential, health, education, retail, energy, leisure, and employment sectors.

Since their inception in 2003, they've steadily grown and earned a reputation for exceptional performance. Their success story is shaped by their incredible team members, and they make sure that individual contributions and accomplishments are duly recognised

Your role will involve producing engineering designs throughout the project lifecycle, spanning planning applications, detailed designs of drainage, highways, public realm, SUDS, and building drainage for major infrastructure and various developments.

If you're excited about devising practical and inventive design solutions for the complex technical and environmental puzzles of land development, we want to hear from you.


  • HNC or BEng in Civil Engineering

  • Background in consultancy or private sector development with experience in residential projects

  • Proficiency in preparing highway and drainage designs for private and adoptable works

  • Skill in producing technical drawings for tender and construction purposes, including 3D modeling software, MicroDrainage, and AutoCAD

  • Familiarity with legal, planning, and technical procedures for new developments and regeneration projects

  • Experience applying design codes and standards like Manual for Streets, SuDS Manual, and more

  • Strong interpersonal skills and a team-oriented attitude

  • Effective organizational and communication abilities, coupled with a collaborative and responsible approach

  • Proactive, strategic, and analytical problem-solving skills to meet client requirements

Their excellent benefits package includes:

  • Competitive salary with regular reviews

  • Contractual bonus scheme

  • Coverage of business travel expenses and professional subscription fees

  • Pension contribution of 7% of your salary

  • Generous annual leave, including extra days during the festive season

  • Private health insurance and life assurance

  • Support towards achieving professional qualifications through training schemes

  • Engaging employee events, conferences, and celebrations

  • Opportunities for continuous learning and development through our tailored programs.

Please get in touch if interested in this fantastic opportunity!

Will Herman

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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