Company: Kintec Recruitment
Skills: Civil Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: £Neg
Location: Exeter, United Kingdom

Job Title: Graduate Civil Design Engineer

Type: Permanent

Location: Exeter

Salary: £Negotiable Dependant on Experience + Generous Company Benefits

The Company

My client is a growing innovative consultancy business who work within the Water Industry.
They are currently growing year on year and expect to double their turnover in the next 12 months.
Due to internal successes and strategies around business future structure they are now looking to hire a Graduate Civil Design Engineers to work within the Water Industry and be based out of the Exeter Office.

The Role

Supporting senior members of the team in the delivery of key frameworks and projects. Liaison with clients, contractors and third-party stakeholders on a daily basis ensuring the most effective solutions and recommendations are provided to the Client.

  • The design and documentation of civil and structural components of the projects, including but not limited to, utility networks, buildings, civil infrastructure and water treatment structures.
  • Provide design and construction documentation as required by the project, including conducting site surveys and inspections.
  • Carryout client liaison and coordination, including reporting of progress
  • Project management of the tasks and deliverables required as part of the design packages.
  • Conduct technical inspections of structures, formations and other civil / structural elements as required.
  • Assist project managers and site staff in evaluating 3rd party designs and construction methods.
  • Development and promotion of environmental best practice
  • Attendance at stakeholder meetings & site visits
  • Attend design Workshops
  • Desire and ability to work independently when needed


The Candidate

  • Accredited degree in Civil Engineering
  • Good project management skills including organisational and diligent skills.
  • Good communication, report writing and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in design of civil, structural or geotechnical elements to Eurocodes and best practice would be beneficial.
  • Practical site experience at construction or geotechnical investigation stage would be beneficial.
  • Computer literate with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project and other specialist computer packages (AutoCAD, Workspace, CRM's, etc).
  • Full UK driving licence as extensive travel throughout the UK will be required.
  • Full UK permit for work or residency.
  • Further education or second degree in a construction / engineering related discipline would be beneficial
  • Membership of ICE would be beneficial