Our Opportunity

At Pick Everard, we are proud to have a vast pipeline of work including Severn Trent Water, Thames Water, HS2, Yorkshire Water, Government of Jersey.

With our continuous growth in this area, we are looking to recruit a Senior Water Civil Engineer to join our flourishing Water Engineering team.

You will be joining our team in Leicester, working across our project delivery and hydraulic modelling teams, supporting wastewater and cleanwater infrastructure schemes. The supply, management and disposal of water are at the core of what we do. 

As a Senior Water Civil Engineer, you will be a key leader, working alongside our current Civil Engineering team, running large projects and coordinating multiple professions across schemes.  You will engage with clients’ operational staff regarding reactive and proactive works and carry out strategic catchment assessment. You will develop scheme designs from inception through to completion and manage and develop team members to ensure efficacy.

Are you an experienced Water Civil Engineer looking to take the next step in your career? If so, apply today.


Find out what it is like to work at Pick Everard here: Life at PickEverard – Pick Everard

About You

This role will suit a Civil Water Engineer who has experience working in wastewater and/or cleanwater infrastructure across the UK. You will be able to demonstrate your skills, and knowledge of the industry, and be passionate about driving your career in engineering forward.

Our ideal Senior Water Civil Engineer must have:

  • A high level broad-based technical appreciation
  • Understanding of forms of appointment and construction contracts
  • The ability to contribute to bid preparation process
  • The ability to use various relevant computer software programmes
  • Be a team player and self-motivated

It would be nice for you to have:

  • CEng with post chartered relevant experience or IEng with post incorporated relevant experience working in wastewater and/or cleanwater
  • The motivation to undertake relevant CPD and to increase skills and knowledge
  • Very good report writing and presentation skills at project level
  • Good verbal communication – able to discuss work, coach and supervise employees and communicate effectively with clients
  • The ability to develop effective team management skills
  • The ability to work to deadlines and manage time with multiple tasks

About Us

Our nationwide multidisciplinary team of 650+ work collaboratively to deliver outstanding places and spaces that create lasting value for local communities. Through our remarkable history we have established the sound principles of success, and we have the vision and ambition to be even better.

We’re committed to creating sustainable communities where everyone feels safe, cared for and valued. We achieve that by encouraging a diverse, welcoming workplace for our people, clients and colleagues.

We care about our people and improving our society and that means supporting your ambitions and interests at every level. We will provide you with an inspiring environment in which you will be able to drive real progress and impact in your career. 

What we offer

Providing a balanced, enjoyable career is important to us, and we work hard to make sure everyone feels a valued part of our organisation. You will receive an attractive salary, and amongst other benefits you can also expect:

  • Agile working
  • 26 days’ annual leave + Bank Holidays + option to buy up to 5 days’ additional leave
  • Private healthcare, life assurance and healthcare cash plan
  • Professional subscriptions  
  • Wellbeing support and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Stakeholder pension

As an equal opportunities’ employer, Pick Everard is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership.We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join us on our journey.

We are committed to building and nurturing great relationships with our agency partners. However, this role is being recruited for directly and therefore we are not seeking support at this time. Any unsolicited CV Introductions will not be accepted.

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