Civil Engineer / Senior Civil Engineer

Persimmon Homes
West Bromwich
30 Sep 2017
26 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Engineer or Senior Engineer

Persimmon Homes North Scotland has a vacancy for an experienced Engineer or Senior Engineer to join their successful and growing team. This role will be based in the regional office in Perth.

Who are we?

Building around 15,000 beautifully designed new homes a year in more than 400 prime locations nationwide; Persimmon is one of the UK's leading house-builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service. We believe our quality really differentiates us from the competition. In fact, our reputation is built on quality. We build quickly and efficiently and expect a lot from our office and site teams, however in turn we’ll reward you for your commitment and hard work and recognise your contribution to the business.

Persimmon Homes North Scotland is seeking employment of an Engineer or Senior Engineer to join our design team based in Perth. The key responsibilities of this role will be to ensure the delivery of the engineering function, on programme, for the allocated developments. This includes the delivery of consents including Roads construction consent and drainage technical approval, liaising with other departments to ensure an accurate and comprehensive flow of information to allow the sites to be development effectively and efficiently and coordinate with external consultants and agencies. We seek an enthusiastic and outgoing individual to fit into a dynamic design team. You will report directly to the Design Manager.

If this sounds appealing to you we will require:

You to be qualified to Degree level or equivalent in a civil engineering or building-related discipline with some residential project experience. It’s not essential that you have worked for a house builder, we would consider someone who has worked for a local authority or from within a civil engineering consultancy. The house building industry is booming and Persimmon can offer sustained business growth and the continuation of projects.

By way of technical experience you will be conversant with current building regulations, Code for Sustainable Homes and CDM you will also have a thorough knowledge of current EA/Water Authority/Highway regulations and adoption agreements. The position requires the successful applicant to be fully conversant with Autocad and be able to communicate effectively with both internal departments and external bodies.

What’s in it for you?

A competitive salary and benefits package including a pension, life insurance, company car/ allowance and bonus. Above all an honest, earthy approach which offers the chance to work with some great people!

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