We are currently looking for a Director of Civil Engineering to join our client's team. The company has been around for over 100 years, and has repeat clients for over 20 years. They are employee-owned, offering hybrid working, modern offices, flex Fridays, and other unique benefits. Our client is looking for a highly experienced civil engineer to lead their civil engineering department.
- Develop and implement departmental goals, objectives, and strategies.
- Manage and lead the civil engineering team.
- Ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget, and in compliance with all relevant regulations.
- Oversee the design and construction of various civil engineering projects, including but not limited to, water/wastewater, water resources and municipal infrastructure
- Ensure that all work is completed to the highest standards of safety and quality.
- Develop and maintain relationships with clients, stakeholders, and other key partners.
- Ensure that all staff are trained and up-to-date on the latest techniques and best practices in civil engineering.
- Strong leadership skills, with the ability to manage and motivate a team of engineers.
- Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate complex technical information to non-technical stakeholders.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- In-depth knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices.
- Knowledge of relevant industry regulations and standards.
- Experience with project management software and tools.
- Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related field.
- Professional Engineer (PE) license.
- At least 10 years of experience in the civil engineering field, with at least 5 years in a leadership role.