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Ford & Stanley Recruitment are delighted to be recruiting for a Senior Civil Engineer on behalf of an award-winning firm that provides a complete range of consultancy services to all sectors of the construction community, from architects, project managers and contractors to developers and estate agents.

Based in the heart of the country, with easy access to all areas of the UK, the firm operates nationwide to offer expertise in civil, structural, transportation, geotechnical and environmental engineering.

Key Responsibilities:

Due to continued demand for their services, we are looking for an experienced Senior Civil Engineer to join the team in the Leicester office.

The successful candidates will be working across various sector areas, including, Affordable Housing, Education, Local Authority, Commercial Property, & Highways, and Rail. Our Senior Civil Engineer work will mainly be focused on drainage / road schemes.

We are looking for candidates that have solid design experience, and that are happy to operate in a ‘hands on’ manor – this is not a design management role.

Working patterns

  • Hybrid working – 3 days from the Leicester office, 2 days WFH. Occasional travel to site/client premises
  • Flexible working hours


  • Up to £55,000 per annum, with annual salary reviews (5% for all employees last year)
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Length of service bonuses
  • Westfield Health Cash Plan
  • Regular away days and events, e.g., sporting events, Team building events, subsidised summer BBQ, Christmas do
  • Fully funded external training, and qualifications
  • Safe spaces/prayer rooms across all office locations
  • Paid mileage / vehicle hire
  • Paid sick leave

Agreed criteria for candidates to secure an interview:

  • A degree in Civil Engineering to BSc level or equivalent level of qualification.
  • Experienced Civil Engineering (Drainage).
  • Good communication / people management / stakeholder management experience.

    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Leicester
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:£45000 - £55000

    This opportunity is being managed by:

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    Jake Benn

    Senior Recruitment Consultant