Civil Engineer

  • Job Reference: 211914
  • Date Posted: 16 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Merseyside
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: Civil Engineer

Location: Liverpool

Business Area: Kier Building Services

Contract: Permanent, full time

About the Role:

An experienced Civil Engineer is required to join our award winning Civil and Structural Engineering Team in Liverpool. The Civil Engineer's purpose will be to design, specify and detail the civil engineering requirements of our Civil and Structural Engineering team's building projects, working with support provided primarily by our Principal Civil Engineer. The Civil Engineer will be required to design building and car park/road drainage and SUDS systems and to prepare flood risk assessments. The Civil Engineer will also be required to design road and car park construction, retaining walls and other external works structures and features to current British Standards and Building Regulations and Planning legislation.

What we need from you?

We would like you to have BSc, MSc, BEng or MEng qualification in Civil or Structural Engineering. Experience of designing building and car park/road drainage and SUDS systems to CIRIA 753 guidance within a professional Civil and/or Structural Engineering design office environment. Experience using Innovyze Microdrainage design software. Experience of preparing flood risk assessment reports for new building projects or site redevelopments. A commitment to Continuing Professional Development.

What will you receive?

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car, private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.

Pre-employment checks

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks. We encourage flexible working wherever possible in your role - and this may allow you to work from home or from one of our other offices/sites, if appropriate.

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Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy.

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

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