GCA are a busy Civil, Structural, Highway and Transportation Engineering Consultancy with offices across the Midlands. We are currently looking for ambitious and diligent Civil Design Engineers to join our team in Derby to assist with a wide variety of projects from domestic, industrial, commercial and conservation sectors.
The right candidate(s) should ideally be working towards their CEng and be familiar with Microdrainage, AutoCAD including Civils 3D and a good knowledge of Site 3d and PDS would be useful.
Essential skills include detailed analysis and modelling of drainage, 3D highway design and alignment, including horizontal and vertical alignment detail. Plus knowledge of various Council Council design standards.
Desirable skills include concept design including a working knowledge of drainage design standards and good practice including SuDS. A sound commercial awareness and be comfortable in a client-facing role. Ability to mentor junior staff would be advantageous.
Personal attributes to include a diligent approach to project management, the ability to prioritise, with excellent time management skills. Meticulous attention to detail and effective communication both written and oral are essential. You will also demonstrate confident team/networking skills.
Core design areas include expertise in detailed drainage design including drainage networking. Highway design. FRA’s. Transport assessments. Detailed knowledge of Section 38, 278, 184, 185, 104, 106. Cut and fill design and analysis.
Key benefits of the role include an experienced and supportive team (and also across the wider business). GCA's experienced and committed staff offer collaborative support in a wide range of skills and experience which facilitates a “one-stop-shop” solution to client projects.
Key personal benefits are flexible working, team orientation/collaborative working, company profit-share bonus and a cohesive atmosphere. Ambitions to enhance individual career progress is strongly encouraged with professional support and mentoring.