Graduate Civil and Structural Engineer

Mott MacDonald
04 Sep 2017
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Job ProfileWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.Job DescriptionOur Hinckley office is looking to recruit a graduate civil engineer to join their Oil and Gas team to work on a number of exciting projects.Our team has developed extensive knowledge by undertaking a wide range of design and project services based on its core gas engineering expertise. We provide engineering and design consultancy for onshore oil and natural gas pipelines as well as the associated infrastructure across all pressure regimes, including high-pressure gas transmission and low-pressure gas distribution networks.As a graduate engineer you will work within the Hinckley office to support internal project managers and external client customers. You will be involved with designing engineering solutions for civil engineering projects, and to act as design co-ordinator within a multi-disciplinary team made up of mechanical, civil, control & instrumentation and electrical engineers in the field of petrochemical pipework/pipeline design (mainly natural gas) on a by-project basis.Examples of tasks that may be undertaken as a graduate include:undertaking civil and structural work in the areas of earthworks, ground analysis / investigation, pipework/equipment supports, site roadways, drainage, reinforced concrete foundations / bases for buildings and structural steel analysisproducing engineering reports, calculations and specificationsinstructing CAD designers and checking of drawings working with civil and structural engineers to solve engineering challengesliaising with other engineering disciplinesprocurement and construction supportproject documentation controlworking towards professional qualifications, undertaking training and own continuing professional developmentmaintaining a comprehensive knowledge and appreciation of current technical engineering codes and practices and taking a 'hands on' role in technical matters both at project and divisional levelThis role will also involve short term travel in the UK or abroad to offices and / or sites.Candidate SpecificationWe welcome application from graduates with the following:an MEng degree with a predicted grade of 2:1 or above in civil or structural engineeringknowledge and understanding of Eurocodes and international design codes, standards and specificationsa genuine interest in the Oil and Gas / Petrochemical industryhigh level of IT literacy and numeracy skillsthe ability to be adaptable and able to work both independently and as part of a teamthe ability to confidently build and maintain external and internal relationshipsclear and logical written communicationa systematic logical approach to problem solvingstrong attention to detail and able to demonstrate accurate workflexible approach to work with the ability to prioritise and manage time effectively to meet deadlines and client needshighly motivated to learn on the job as well as undertake training