Civils Design Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Design & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Lucy Patterson

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    07973 786995

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Job title: Civils Design Engineer

Location: Bristol

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable

The company:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Civil Design Engineer to join a market leading company within the house building sector. This is an instantly recognisable name within the industry, with customer service excellence at the core of everything they do.

You will be joining a business committed to helping talented and driven individuals build the career that they want, offering extensive opportunities for long-term development and a strong focus on delivering an inclusive company culture.

The Role:

As Civil Design Egineer, you will be instrumental in the controlling and organising of all adoptable works such as roads, sewers, and public open space, to the appropriate standard with a view to limiting liability and remedial costs.

Duties include:


  • Developing good working relationships with Local Authorities & Water company to facilitate adoption of roads, sewers, and public open spaces
  • Prioritizing adoptions to ensure Divisional Bond limit is not exceeded
  • Organizing and agreeing all necessary inspections, snagging lists & contractor’s quotes
  • Organizing handover meetings with Management Companies for their adoption of Resident landscaped areas, and minor civil engineering works
  • Providing engineering support and technical guidance for site-based operations
  • Co-ordinating and managing the issue of technical documentation
  • Co-ordination and controlling of expenditure of external consultants
  • Coordinating the preparation of the pre-tender Health and Safety information
  • Managing the pre-distribution of information
  • Attending Site meetings

About you:

Previous Experience within the Housebuilding sector

Degree in construction related disciple or similar

Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD software

Strong knowledge of Design and Engineering Construction

Technical and Building Construction knowledge

Excellent knowledge of Building Regulations and NHBC Standards

Knowledge of Health & Safety / CDM regulations

Excellent Communication skills

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker on 07973 786 995 or lucy@thornbaker.co.uk

Key Skills: Adoptions Coordinator, Adoptions Engineer, AutoCAD, Design, Engineering Construction, Roads, Sewers, Civils