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Senior Project Engineer – Utilities

  • £50,000 - £55,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Hertfordshire

Senior Project Engineer

Civil Engineering/Water

£50,000 – £55,000 + £5000 car allowance 


About the company

My client is a multi-disciplined, cash-rich, well-known sub-contractor who is currently turning over £90M per annum. They specialise primarily within the water (wastewater and clean water) and infrastructure areas of civil engineering, with offices in North London, Kent, and on the south coast (this role will be site based across London/South East).

This position has come about due to continued and strategic ongoing growth but while the business is looking to expand, they are also keen to maintain their family feel atmosphere, where it’s a fun working environment and everyone, is treated as a name, not a number, with the respect from the directors across the company.

About the role 

Due to the company continuing to grow and win more projects within London they are now looking for a Senior Project Engineer to join their team. The successful candidate will need to have the ability to produce, manage and drive Quality on each project as well as the ability and confidence to raise, discuss and resolve engineering issues on site, and with design engineers. The projects that you will be involved in will be Thames waterworks but infrastructure-based projects, involving deep drainage and concrete works. This opportunity has superb potential to help the correct professional to improve as an engineer and enhance their long-term career.

Benefits and Rewards

This contractor is a huge believer in a good work-life balance. There will be no lodging away and you will always be put on projects as close to home as possible. You will be working for a growing company that has a strong belief in the development and progression of their current staff and they offer a training program to help you progress into the next stage of your career.

You will be rewarded with a very competitive salary of £50,000 – £55,000 + £5000 car allowance


  • Civil Engineering Qualification – Degree level or equivalent.
  • Setting out experience.
  • Background working on highways and heavy civil engineering infrastructure projects, covering utilities, deep drainage, or waterworks.
  • Ideally, I will need someone with 5 + years of experience working for one tier 1 or tier 2 company within Civil Engineering or Utilities (UK based).