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Senior coastal engineer

Job Profile

Mott MacDonald is a leading consultancy in advising on the planning, development and ongoing provision of the full spectrum of coastal and Port design. Mott MacDonald, recently working across the UK, and overseas in the Caribbean, Latin America, Dubai, Hong Kong, South Africa, India has extensive experience in assessing the issues arising at the coastline in order to produce viable, affordable and sustainable solutions. We provide our Clients with a range of technical expertise in areas such as coastal protection structures and flood defence for scheme development.

We 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 Description

This role will be working closely with a range of coastal project teams leading or contributing to project deliverables.

Responsibilities of the role include:
  • Project dependent, coastal protection and defence structures, coastal erosion and land stabilisation, dredging and reclamation, marine hydrodynamics, offshore and coastal renewables ie windfarms, wave and tidal power, Strategic coastal planning and management.
  • Leadership for technical design process, undertaking concept through to detailed designs, including specifications, BOQs and drawings.
  • Deliver through Project management including resourcing, programming, commercial matters and delivery.
  • Supporting business development processes and delivering tender documents.

Candidate Specification

Essential candidate criteria include:
  • A degree in Civil/Coastal Engineering (or equivalent). MSc/MEng or MA preferable
  • Chartered with relevant professional institution
  • Excellent experience and proven delivery in a broad range of coastal and port engineering and engineering design projects. Previous delivery of detailed designs important
  • Will have in depth knowledge in design delivery using BIM and associated workflow processes
  • Extensive experience of report writing and an aptitude and desire to further develop these skills
  • In depth experience in project management and integration within multidisciplinary project delivery teams
  • Knowledge of hydrodynamic issues associated with coastal engineering including wave height development, wave run-up over-topping assessments etc.
  • Experience of bid preparation and business development
  • Sound understanding of coastal flooding issues
  • NEC PSC and ECC experience required, ECC PM Project Manager and / or supervisor experience a benefit
  • Experience of interacting with coastal numerical modelling and environmental aspects ie EIA / SEA / AA an advantage
  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills
  • Willing to travel
Please submit your CV and Covering Letter application highlighting the following: relevant skills; project portfolio; reason for application; current salary plus details of all benefits and notice period.
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