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Design Engineer

  • £40,000 - £60,000
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Design Engineer


£40,000 – £60,000

About the company:

Our privately-owned client is a leading name in the piling industry. They have an excellent reputation within the industry and have been operating throughout the UK for 30 years. Their core expertise is CFA Piling, Driven sheet piles, bored piling, sheet pile works.

The company has a turnover of £25M and has been achieved by its market leader status and use of state-of-the-art equipment. They work on projects valued in between 100K to £10M+ project and have a healthy pipeline of projects. They also pride themselves on their health and safety procedures which has resulted in one of the lowest safety accident rates within the industry.

About the role:

Due to healthy order books and continued company growth, our client is looking to recruit a Design Engineer. Working as a Design Engineer you will be responsible for preparing competitive designs in accordance with design standards and works procedures for all the piling and groundworks on the project.

In addition, it will be your responsibility to attend external meetings with clients including mid tender interviews and post tender interviews.

Plus, you will have to create and produce creative and competitive bids for a complete range of sheet piling solutions. This also includes contributing to an effective handover of secured projects to the construction department ensuring work has been completed efficiently.

Not only this, there is the scope to progress in the company to a Pre-Construction Manager once you have shown success as a Senior Design Engineer / Estimator.

About the requirements:

To be considered for this position, individuals must be qualified to a degree level and have at least 5 years of post-graduate experience in ground engineering designs. You are also required to have experience and knowledge of the latest geotechnical and structural design methods. This includes design codes including application to embedded retaining walls.

In addition to the above it’s important you have knowledge of certain packages including Master series, AutoCAD, WALLAP and CADS Pile wall suite and have the ability to highlight any commercial and technical risks.

About the benefits and rewards:

For this permanent position, I am looking to speak to individuals who looking to earn anywhere from £40,000 to £60,000 per annum. Furthermore, there are also benefits associated with a large successful company.