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Senior/Principal Civil Engineer - Water Sector
Posted on 5/20/2022
Epsom, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's degree with a civil engineering bias; Chartered Member of a recognised engineering institution
  • Experience of design or Design and Build projects and bid delivery in the water and/or wastewater engineering sector. International experience is beneficial but not essential
  • A strong technical water sector background, including knowledge of relevant UK and international codes and standards
  • Highly motivated, organised and with a strong desire to lead and contribute to technical excellence within project teams and the wider Atkins
  • Experience in a technical engineering lead role on projects
  • Experience of working with contractors to deliver the successful implementation of engineering solutions, in a Design and Build environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work both collaboratively and independently within a multidisciplinary team including clients, contractors and colleagues alike
  • Good understanding of digital initiatives and their application in the water industry
  • Flexible approach to work type and locations for project assignments, including overseas working or visits, if required
  • Lead and contribute to the successful delivery of UK and/or international projects across their lifecycles: from feasibility/options assessments to detailed design, construction, commissioning and handover support
  • Supporting win work pursuits through production of proposals, fees, and scope definition in accordance with Akins' bid management system
  • Engage with the clients and contractors, including in a Design and Build environment, to develop, innovate and implement best practice water engineering solutions
  • Collaborative working with the clients, contractors and across external/internal project teams to ensure successful and cost effective delivery of projects
  • Actively plan, execute and review engineering design deliverables including calculations, drawings, specifications and reports in accordance with relevant design standards, codes and Akins' design management system
  • Contribute to the efficient and agile delivery of projects to meet programme and budget
  • Leadership in contributing to overall quality and safe design of technical solutions in project delivery
  • Champion the application of digital engineering initiatives and innovation in water sector solutions
  • Act as a mentor to other team members, potentially with line management responsibility
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.