Senior Civil/Drainage Engineer


Due to a healthy forward workload, we are currently looking to appoint a Senior Civil / Drainage Engineer to join the Aberdeen Office.

The successful candidate will have a fantastic opportunity to work in one of the UK’s leading private Engineering Consultancies working for clients on a variety of projects spanning commercial, retail, residential and industrial sectors.


  • Leading projects in the office from small to large.
  • Design of infrastructure for commercial, retail, residential and industrial sectors including SUDS drainage systems, roads to adoptable standards.
  • Liaison with statutory bodies such as Scottish Water, Local Roads Departments, SEPA
  • Be proficient in the use of relevant technical analysis, design software and AutoCAD.
  • Ensure that quality and consistency of technical output (drawings, reports etc) is maintained.
  • Willing to attend design meetings, site meetings and carryout site inspections.
  • Liaise and lead in a professional manner colleagues, clients, contractors and other designers and to offer advice and guidance on matters relating to their work.
  • Work on projects with consideration to the agreed project budgetary limits and time tables.


  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Chartered or near Chartered status (MICE).
  • Varied experience in the use of: Sewers and Water for Scotland, Third Edition; CIRIA SUDS Manual; SUDS for Roads; Planning Advice Note (PAN) 61:Planning and Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems; the Water Assessment and Drainage Assessment Guide produced by SEPA.
  • Excellent report writing, communication and numerical skills required.

The role offers excellent career progression opportunities within a friendly and professional team that is proud of the quality of the service it delivers to its clients, and has a clear vision for innovation. The benefits include a competitive salary, according to skills and experience, together with an excellent flexible benefits package.

To apply for this position, send your CV to  stating the position you are applying for.