Job Description:

Due to an increase in workload, we are seeking a Senior Civil Engineer to be based in the rail team in our London office and provide design management / commission management and technical oversight on a range of projects predominantly for our client. The job holder will manage the technical delivery of projects, supervising engineering activities across the full Project Lifecycle including developing the scope and requirements, managing the production and approval of designs and assurance deliverables. A large proportion of our work is undertaken within frameworks and will consequently require the need to be seconded into a client office from time to time. The post may require visits to various site locations on the national rail network, stations/ tracks/ depots and the like. There may also be some limited requirements to make visits to site during engineering hours. Job Responsibilities/ Accountabilities: The job holder will work with our team of Rail Engineers, (Civil, P'way and Systems Specialists) to ensure engineering solutions on an individual project meet the stated requirements and applicable standards and are delivered to programme. This will include: * Overseeing inputs of more junior staff to the planning, investigation, design, construction and post construction monitoring of geotechnical aspects of projects * Managing projects and liaising with other project managers * Tracking of project programmes and delivery dates * Undertaking technical reviews and checking * Liaising with contractors and clients, both external and internal * Assistance to others with bidding (technical) * Managing and co-ordinating structural and temporary works packages ensuring compliance with design, applicable standards, specifications and procedures * Provide technical advice to project teams within area of expertise and contribute to successful system integration through involvement of relevant discipline engineers and other parties * Following the engineering control processes, programme-level and project-level plans * Monitoring works on site and contractors' performance against agreed inspection and test plans (ITPs) and facilitating the smooth inspection of works by appointed accredited engineers in line with the Inspection process. * Ensuring Construction methodologies are to standard and design * Making engineering judgements on site change requests and alternative design proposal You may also be required to provide leadership, advice and support to their direct reports and also ensure they develop individuals and staff to establish a highly motivated team. Job requirements / experience; * Ability to analyse complex data, draw conclusions, produce reports and make recommendations to senior management * Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with people at all levels across the organisation and externally * Build effective working relationships, with people at all levels across the organisation and externally and to influence * Plan, implement and manage projects to deliver to time, budget and quality * Manage multidisciplinary teams to deliver effective performance * Profficient with MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel) * Knowledge of safety legislation and operating rules and regulations. * Ability to undertake quality inspections and site investigations. * Knowledge of risk management principles. * Evidence of managing Civil/Structural Engineering designers, coordination of multi-disciplines requirements with the development of civil engineering and multi-discipline solutions * Knowledge of good industry practice * Proven ability to provide professional and technical advice, guidance and support on design and construction issues * Carry out technical document review and analysis. * Experience in underground railways. * Knowledge of LUL Standards and processes * Regeneration of railway properties The minimum qualifications for this position are: * First degree (MEng or BEng) in Civil Engineering * A post-graduate qualification (MSc or PhD) is desirable * Chartered Member of the ICE or IStructE * Graduate Member of the ICE or IStructE with extensive experience + post graduate design experience Our Culture: Safety & health conscious, flexible working conditions, collaborative & friendly with regular social activities. We're full of initiatives for creating a diverse and interesting place for professionals to work, as well as individuals wanting to advance their career. We support and encourage our people to go through their professional qualifications. To get ahead we also have our JUMP network for aspiring junior to mid-level CH2Mers. Our CH2M Foundation are renowned for supporting and helping to nurture sustainable communities. We partner 'Engineers without Borders', 'Water for People' and 'Bridges to Prosperity'. We're STEM ambassadors. We promote WISE (Women in Science & Engineering), we also have our own women's engineering network to promote equality in our industry. Take a look around our ...

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