Senior Civil/Structural Engineer

Atkins (UK)
Warrington, Cheshire (GB)
19 Sep 2018
19 Oct 2018
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time

At Atkins, we help move the world forward, one step at a time. We turn the future of transport into a reality and our transportation team works on the biggest and most challenging projects around. Join us and our training will invigorate your skills. You’ll experience plenty of variety and opportunities to grow your career with an award-winning team. So, help us deliver all types of innovative solutions as we transform potential into reality. This is our time to make a difference.

Atkins are seeking a candidate to join our Bridges, Civils and Geomatics team within transportation to support and deliver high profile projects. You’ll design infrastructure that links different places and improve people’s lives. Working closely with our customers, you’ll do everything you can to excel and deliver innovative solutions that exceed expectations.

Candidates will have a background of working within the UK rail sector along with a track record of successful delivery and leadership on railway engineering design projects, demonstrating a high level of civil engineering technical capability.


• Chartered Civil or Structural Engineer, or fully signed off and ready to sit the professional review
• Previous experience in technical delivery of civil/structural engineering design within single and multi-disciplinary projects
• Experience of undertaking design within the UK rail sector
• Experience of supporting the Contractor’s Responsible Engineer (CRE) and a desire to undertake this role in future
• Thorough understanding of civil engineering design standards


• Lead, develop and review civil engineering designs
• Ensure successful delivery of projects by co-ordinating with cross-discipline interfaces
• Mentor and develop other engineers in their technical capability and understanding
• Liaison with clients including discussing technical solutions with technical and non-technical clients

Flexible Working

We support flexible working and equal opportunities as we believe that diverse teams provide the best mix of interpersonal and technical skills needed to exceed our customers’ expectations.


• Please refer to our website for full details of our benefits package, which includes the opportunity to purchase up to 15 days additional annual leave per year on top of our standard 25 days paid annual leave.
• Flexible working options may be considered for this vacancy.


Atkins develops individuals through a tailored portfolio of training and development courses designed to help successful candidates make the best of their abilities and talents.

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview.

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.