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Assistant Civil Engineer
Posted on 5/18/2022
Epsom, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • The candidate must be willing to participate in the Practice and foster collaboration with colleagues. They would also demonstrate a commitment to and participation in the industry
  • The role will offer a challenging and rewarding opportunity to apply knowledge, experience, and problem-solving skills whilst providing good opportunities for career development. If you have a passion for engineering and want to understand where a career with Atkins might lead then we would like to hear from you
  • Engineer with sound problem-solving skills, and a pragmatic, practical mind
  • Able to work independently to deliver work, as well as part of a team
  • Take accountability and responsibility for work carried out by the individual or the team
  • Work well with and form relationships with others, including the client team, other disciplines, and contractors at all levels (junior - senior) inside and outside the business
  • Be self-motivated to produce high-quality deliverables
  • Flexible attitude to the type of work undertaken, level of responsibility given, and work location
  • Have experience coordinating with other disciplines in multi-discipline projects
  • Produce designs following CDM regulations
  • Working towards becoming Professionally Qualified (CEng, MICE, or equivalent qualification)
  • Strong communication skills, independent working, presenting, and influencing skills
  • Experience in external works design, including utilities, paved and unpaved surfaces, earthworks, access and accessibility, construction logistics, and familiarity with current UK design standards and working practices
  • Experience in the use of Civil 3D, AutoCAD, Navisworks, and other modelling software
  • Proficiency in designing within appropriate digital analysis packages, following local and national guidance. eg MicroDrainage, InfoWater, or InfoWorks for drainage
  • Robust understanding of contracts (principally NEC forms) and their administration
  • Digital skills desired but not essential - appetite to learn is key
  • Robust experience in change management and QA processes
  • Software Competencies
  • MS Office (including MS Excel - Visual Basic Script desirable) - proficiency
  • Autodesk products (AutoCAD, Civil 3d) - introductory-level skills
  • NavisWorks - introductory-level skills
  • GIS (desirable)
  • Information Management platforms (ProjectWise, BIM360, etc.)
  • Undertake Design following relevant design standards and codes, and to high-quality levels
  • Prepare briefs, scopes of work, and input into bid proposals
  • Successfully manage time and budgets to key project milestones and programmes
  • Work closely with teams in the UK and overseas to deliver integrated design solutions
  • Adhere to quality assurance standards in design
Company Overview
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. is a Canadian company based in Montreal that provides engineering, procurement, and construction services to various industries, including clean power, mining and metallurgy, oil and gas, environment and water, and infrastructure.