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Civil Engineer (Housebuilder)

  • Sector: Residential Design & Technical
  • Location: Northampton
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + Package
Job description

Are you a Talented Civil Engineer with experience of working for a Housebuilder? Are you looking to progress your career to the next level or in need a fresh challenge? 


A great opportunity to join one of the UK largest Housebuilders has become available after a recent growth period in the business. With increased production output of new homes across Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire its essential that the technical team is at capacity with talented people. You will join a team of around 6 and be working on up to 5 schemes simultaneously and varying stages in the development process.


Responsibilities:
Coordinate with the respective local authority and services companies to secure required approvals for Site commencement. 
Working knowledge of using Software packages such as AutoCAD, PDS and Microdrainage etc.
Coordinate with respective bodies in relation to all S38, S278, S104 and S106 agreements.
Close working relationships with the Land team to ensure a smooth transition of Technical information& reports.
Liaise with external consultants ensuring good communication and clear brief of works and deadlines are being met.
Attend meetings with Site teams, Local Authorities, External Consultants.
Obtain competitive fee quotations from consultants for all engineering design and technical report requirements in a commercially astute manner.
Manage the design work undertaken by external Consultants responsible for detailed drawings of Highway layouts, Sewers and effectively and efficiently Value Engineer where appropriate.
Discharge of building regulations and planning conditions.
Coordination and collaboration with all other departments within the business, Land& Planning, Commercial, Build, Sales. 
 
Qualifications:
Degree in Civil Engineering or other HNC/HND construction relevant qualification.
Relevant experience:
Proven track record of undertaking and performing in a similar capacity at competitor Housebuilder or Engineering consultancy.
Sound knowledge and understanding of Building regulations and all S38, S278, S104 and S106 agreements.
Ability to produce Technical reports
Confident in liaising and handling negotiations with external bodies.
Work and perform under pressure and to strict deadlines.
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