Civil Engineer – Full Time – Ipswich



Our client is a successful construction company based in Suffolk, who are involved in working with developers ranging from single plots to national housebuilders and have a well-established reputation for being able to deliver projects.


To take a global view of infrastructure issues for new development and advise clients accordingly. Preparing outlined and detailed designs of road and drainage infrastructure, junction alterations and new services. Producing technical and pre-planning reports on flood risk, drainage, utilities and geo-environmental issues, and / or check reports produced by others. Liaising with clients, project teams and local authorities.


Qualified to a minimum of degree level in Civil Engineering
Minimum of 3 years’ post-qualification experience in civil engineering design
Experience in the use of industry-standard design software packages, such as Micro Drainage
Experience in the use of AutoCAD for drafting design solutions
Experience dealing with clients and other members of the professional team
Experience dealing with adoption agreements for roads and drainage S38, S104, S278
An ability to speak clearly, confidently, professionally and convincingly at meetings and on the telephone
An ability to write clear and concise e-mails, letters and reports
Good commercial awareness
An ability to work well with others as part of a team


The company will provide a competitive salary, a contribution towards a personal pension scheme (up to 5% of salary) and professional membership fees, which are paid for one organisation. The company contributes to regular social events and encourages involvement with our nominated charities.

They have a friendly and supportive working environment, including flexible working hours, which has resulted in good morale and a low staff turnover. The company has a strong commitment to training ranging from ‘on the job training’ in new software and design techniques to training programmes for Chartered status and external short courses.

Interested in this or other roles in Civil Engineering, please do not hesitate to contact Martin Boland now on or call (phone number removed). We have many more vacancies available on our website. Please refer to . This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

Salary: £32000 – £35000/annum

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk

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