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Job Description





Are you looking to develop your Civil Engineering career with an ambitious and forward-thinking organisation? We at Sphere are looking to recruit an experienced Civil Engineer to join an award-winning house builder, situated in Exeter.

The role will be varied, compiling and delivering complete civil engineering packages across the region. The commitment to excellence means as a Civil Engineer you play a crucial role in maintaining the high standards of this developer.


The role:

·       Assisting in the production of site appraisals

  • Developing road/sewer designs

  • Preparing/Co-ordinating detailed Section 38 and Section 104 designs

  • Preparing/Co-ordinating external levels drawings & drainage drawings

  • Briefing and managing the Foundation Design Consultant

  • Assembling and delivering the civil engineering package

  • Obtaining S38 and S104 approvals /completion agreements

  • Obtaining foundation design approvals.

  • Discharging engineering related and building related issues

  • Assisting in the discharge of engineering related planning conditions.

  • Arranging for Section 38 and Section 104 maintenance inspections and bond releases


What you will need:

  • Experience of working for a house builder or consultancy

  • Production of engineering designs

  • HNC in Civil Engineering or similar

  • Extensive knowledge of Section 38, 104 and 278 agreements.

  • Knowledge and application of:

    • Highway Design Standards.

    • Sewers for adoption.

    • Building Regs Part H & BS8301.

    • PDS design software.

    • Microdrainage design software.

    • AutoCAD.

  • Ability to work in a multi-functional Team


On offer is a competitive base salary depending on experience, along with a bonus scheme, private healthcare, 25 days holidays and an excellent pension

For an informal discussion please call Jo on or apply as instructed. Sphere Solutions are one of the Southwest & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Gloucester, Southampton, Plymouth and Truro) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.