Senior Civil Engineer

Birmingham (flexible/remote working available)

£50,000 - £55,000 p/a plus Car & benefits


Conrad Consulting is working with a leading construction, property and residential services firm who operate globally undertaking significant construction and civil engineering for both temporary and permanent works.


They currently have a requirement in their Birmingham office for a Senior Civil Engineer who is capable of managing their own workload to deliver a broad range of complex Civil projects.


Sectors include: Education, health, housing, defence, transport and power amongst others.



  • Work independently and use your engineering judgement to tackle day to day problems, delegate tasks and show a desire to develop junior members of the team.  



  • A degree in civil engineering;
  • A Chartered member of a relevant professional institution (e.g. ICE, IStructE) or near Chartered;
  • Extensive and in-depth experience of Civil engineering design, covering several aspects of preliminary and detailed design of levels, drainage, external works, and highways;
  • Fully conversant with our industry standard design software packages AutoCAD, Civil 3D and MicroDrainage;
  • Experience delivering S38/S278 and S104s;
  • The use of the Microsoft Office Suite of software, including Excel;
  • Experience liaising with both internal and external bodies, including planning authorities, statutory undertakers, and national bodies such as the Environment Agency;
  • Experience liaising with other consultants such as architects, planners, project managers and directly with Clients;
  • Good commercial awareness with developing influencing and negotiating skills, as well as an aptitude to develop emerging and new client relationships;
  • Experience of providing an outward facing capacity as a design team representative in dealings with clients on technical matters;
  • An ability to effectively delegate design responsibility to others and act in a mentoring role to less experienced staff;
  • Excellent communicator, both written and oral, with the ability to adapt communication style to suit different circumstances
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships at all levels both internally and externally;
  • A ‘self-starter’ with drive, positivity and enthusiasm and a strong desire to succeed.


The Senior Civil engineer they are seeking should have a collaborative and ever-evolving attitude to their role, with a focus on high quality delivery of service. You will understand implications of decisions and look for creative ways to improve your role and performance.


In return the successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary, company car/allowance plus a range of benefits including flexible and agile working (working in the office for a minimum of 3 days a week and working from home for up to 2 days per week).  


If you are an enthusiastic engineer with a forward thinking and collaborative approach, get in touch with Graham Ventham today to be considered for this role.