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Civil Engineer (Water/Waste Water)

Job Description

  • Job Reference: JSCE280422
  • Job Title: Civil Engineer (Water/Waste Water)
  • Salary: £35k to £40k DOE
  • Location: Belfast Metropolitan Area

Civil Engineer (Water/Waste Water)

Are you an experienced Civil Engineer with a background in Water/Waste Water projects? Interested in achieving Chartered status with the support and guidance of one of the UK's best renowned consultancies?

VANRATH are recruiting a Civil Engineer to take a project manager role on a wide range of Infrastructure, Water and Waste projects for a variety of clients, including large public sector bodies in NI.

Remote/Hybrid working arrangements can be discussed.

c£35,000 to £40,000 dependant upon experience.


Our client is a specialist infrastructure business operating across a wide range of sectors throughout the UK, including Water / Wastewater, Highways & Transportation, Renewables, Structural and Geotechnical engineering.

They currently have a vacancy in their Belfast office for an experienced Civil Engineer to join their team delivering civil engineering projects primarily in water and waste-water infrastructure.

Working as part of a multidisciplinary team, the successful candidate will take up a Project Manager role to coordinate feasibility studies, design, planning, procurement and undertake early contractor involvement (ECI) and construction stage project management.


Our client is keen to support the successful candidate towards achieving Chartership, if this not already the case. This includes financial support, experienced guidance and fees covered for one professional membership per year.

Main Responsibilities

  • Manage the planning, design, construction, and maintenance of physical infrastructures; ensures compliance with relevant building codes and safety regulations.
  • Lead the planning, design, construction and maintenance of physical infrastructures, especially large and complex infrastructures, such as roads, bridges, channels and dams.
  • Oversee the evaluation and inspection of civil engineering projects to ensure that standards and requirements are met.
  • Review and approve technical documentation, such as drawings and specifications, for civil engineering projects.
  • Supervise adherence to building codes and safety regulations relevant to civil engineering.
  • Ensure project financial and programme performance.
  • On site presence as required.

The Ideal Person

  • Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering
  • Experience of NEC3/4 Project management
  • Experience in Water/Waste Water Infrastructure projects
  • Open to supported pursuit of Chartership

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Joe Sowerby on 028 9033 0250 for a confidential discussion.