Civil Technician

Perm / Staff

Job Description

  • The design of sustainable drainage schemes and highways for a wide range of commercial, residential and industrial projects at sites all over the country
  • Undertaking drainage and highway designs using software such as AutoCad, AutoTrak, Civils 3D, Revit and Micro Drainage
  • Preparing drawings from feasibility through to detailed design and construction
  • Carrying out site inspections and surveys
  • Working in a team with experienced engineers and technicians
  • This is a full-time, permanent job in our office in the Manchester Northern Quarter

Qualifications Required

  • HNC/D in Civil Engineering or equivalent

Skills & Behaviours

  • Interest in the design of infrastructure for the built environment
  • Experience of using CAD on the design of infrastructure for at least 2 years
  • Good numerical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • The aptitude to work on your own initiative and be proactive
  • Planned and organised approach to work and meeting deadlines
  • Commitment to the successful delivery of projects and meeting the needs of our Clients, the development of the team and business as a whole
  • A full drivers licence would be an advantage



What we offer you

  • An excellent career with a competitive salary
  • Exciting and varied project experience
  • Support to develop your career through professional accreditation and training (ICE)
  • 24 days holiday plus additional holiday purchasing scheme
  • Employer pension contributions
  • Life Assurance cover
  • Cashback medical cover
  • Rewards scheme offering discounts on shopping, cinema tickets, theme parks & gyms
  • Collaborative, intelligent and friendly team


We wanted to provide you with an update on Westlakes Recruit’s preparations to protect our operations from any disruption caused by the Coronavirus outbreak. First and foremost, our thoughts are with all of our clients, candidates, colleagues and friends whose families are affected by this global event.

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