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Our Opportunity

Are you an experienced, motivated Civil Engineer with ambitions of progression and a drive to achieve success?

Do you want to work within a collaborative, dynamic environment, with a team of highly skilled and like-minded Engineers?

 

Are you committed to excellence and shaping the future of Civil Engineering?

Pick Everard is an award-winning, multi-disciplinary property and construction consultancy with an extensive portfolio of projects across the built environment. We have developed an environment that encourages spirit and drive in all our people and look to provide long-term career opportunities.

We are looking to appoint an exceptional Associate Civil Engineer to work across an array of projects within our Infrastructure team in Leicester.

Working closely with the Director, you will be responsible for leading major projects, across sectors including residential, leisure, defence, education, healthcare and heritage.

Pick Everard are established and expanding, having been in business for over 160 years. We have become industry leaders by enhancing our focus on excellence, and making sure that people and culture are at the heart of what we do. 

You will work to achieve the disciplines' planned targets through excellent service delivery to our clients, liaising directly with them and where appropriate supporting business development activities along with team development and training.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Manage a large variety of projects in terms of size, type, and complexity, both single discipline and as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Day-to-day control of programming and planning, staff resources and monitoring of team utilisation
  • Enthusiastic in taking on new challenges, by applying engineering principles and a practical and pragmatic approach to new and exciting projects
  • Manage design teams
  • Prepare and oversee designs and reports
  • Active involvement with bidding, fee tendering and client interviews
  • Deputise for the Director as appropriate
  • Represent the firm at client meetings and carry out presentation delivery
  • Involvement with the recruitment of staff
  • Keeps abreast of new developments and cascades information
  • Responsible for ensuring that they and their team be aware of and comply with all Health & Safety requirements, practices, and procedures.

Pick Everard are proud to value individuals and provide the successful candidate with genuine scope to lead and shape the future of our Civil Engineering offering.

 

You will be able to nurture emerging talent and provide valuable insights to help drive the business forward.

 

Are you excited to find out more about this role?  Contact the team today!

About You

The successful candidate will have significant, proven experience, and be passionate about civil engineering.

You will be able to lead a team and be forward-thinking in your approach. You will be positive, ambitious and proactive, with an understanding of our key objectives and how to deliver them efficiently.  

Key Requirements:

  • Team player with a confident, can-do, positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Experience liaising with clients and managing infrastructure and drainage schemes, as well as bespoke projects that will require practical application of your experience to date
  • An ability to build a good rapport with other parts of our inter-disciplinary practice, while quickly developing a clear understanding of our values, culture and business goals
  • Good knowledge of industry design software packages such as Microdrainge / Infodrainage, AutoCAD, and Civil 3D.
  • CEng or IEng status beneficial
  • Previous experience writing and presenting reports along with client interaction and work winning
  • Excellent communication skills, demonstrable through writing and presenting
  • Experience in a variety of different forms of contract beneficial

 

About Us

Our nationwide multidisciplinary team of 650+ work collaboratively to deliver outstanding places and spaces that create lasting value for local communities. Through our remarkable history we have established the sound principles of success, and we have the vision and ambition to be even better.

We’re committed to creating sustainable communities where everyone feels safe, cared for and valued. We achieve that by encouraging a diverse, welcoming workplace for our people, clients and colleagues.

We care about our people and improving our society and that means supporting your ambitions and interests at every level. We will provide you with an inspiring environment in which you will be able to drive real progress and impact in your career. 

What we offer

Providing a balanced, enjoyable career is important to us, and we work hard to make sure everyone feels a valued part of our organisation. You will receive an attractive salary, and amongst other benefits you can also expect:

  • Agile working
  • 26 days’ annual leave + Bank Holidays + option to buy up to 5 days’ additional leave
  • Private healthcare, life assurance and healthcare cash plan
  • Professional subscriptions  
  • Wellbeing support and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Stakeholder pension

As an equal opportunities’ employer, Pick Everard is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership.We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join us on our journey.

We are committed to building and nurturing great relationships with our agency partners. However, this role is being recruited for directly and therefore we are not seeking support at this time. Any unsolicited CV Introductions will not be accepted.

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