Civil Engineer

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Job Description

Mott MacDonald Bentley (MMB) are looking for Civil Design Engineers to deliver a wide range of water and wastewater projects on our United Utilities Framework. This is a chance to join a collaborative team, supporting the delivery of a variety of projects as part of a major capital investment programme.


As a Civil Engineer, you will work within the engineering teams to deliver water, wastewater treatment and network projects, from feasibility through to detailed design stages.


Do you want to:

  • Be part of a unique and dynamic Design-and-Construct environment?
  • Work in a multi-disciplinary project team enabling you to develop professionally and personally?
  • Have the opportunity to see your designs brought to life?
  • Have access to a well-established community of senior leaders and mentors who can support clear routes for career progression, including working towards professional accreditation?
  • Have the flexibility of working from home, office and site?
  • As a member of Mott MacDonald, you will be able to draw on the experience and support of a prestigious corporate employer with over 16,000 staff world-wide.


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Delivering Civil design services on a range of projects with a focus on time, cost, quality – right first time!
  • Producing engineering calculations, specifications, drawings and reports
  • Engaging with the Client and collaborating with their engineering teams
  • Working collaboratively across disciplines to ensure that mechanical and electrical interfaces are incorporated
  • You will work closely and collaboratively with the construction team and supply chain to develop efficient, practical and safe solutions throughout the design stages, into construction and post project review.
  • Applying both innovative and standard designs to project problems.
  • Identify potential challenges to client specifications to review with the wider team


Candidate Specification :


  • ICE-accredited Degree in Civil Engineering (or directly related subject)
  • Working towards IEng / CEng with a relevant Engineering Institution
  • UK water and/or wastewater treatment / non-infrastructure experience (preferable)



What we can offer:

At Mott MacDonald Bentley you will be offered a competitive salary which is commensurate based on your experience. Our core benefits include:


  • Pension matched by employer up to 7%
  • Option to purchase, sell and carry over annual leave
  • Life assurance / Private Medical Insurance / Critical Illness Insurance and Health Screening options
  • 26 weeks maternity leave, enhanced paternity and adoption leave/ Shared parental leave
  • Payment of annual professional institution subscription costs
  • Gym Membership discounts UK wide
  • Cycle to work scheme, interest free season ticket loans and discounted dining cards also available

Other information


This is a Mott MacDonald Bentley role, employed by Mott MacDonald.
Mott MacDonald Bentley is a joint venture business, established in 1999 between civil engineering contractor JN Bentley and global management consultancy, Mott MacDonald.

Mott MacDonald Bentley offers fully integrated design and build services to its clients, combining the contracting expertise of JN Bentley and the design specialisms of Mott MacDonald.

This role is employed by Mott MacDonald but will involve working across the joint venture business, both with Mott MacDonald and JN Bentley colleagues.


About Mott MacDonald
Mott MacDonald is a global engineering, management and development consultancy.

Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients’ businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.

A fundamental part of this is respecting each person’s differences and striving to meet their needs.
Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence.


We believe that because we care about what we do, we do things better.
We know that our people are our most valuable asset, so we are dedicated to investing in them, through our comprehensive training and development schemes, exposure to the wider design and build business and endless opportunities.

We are committed to creating a workplace where our people are safe, have a voice, can reach their full potential, and everyone shares in the rewards.

You’ll have the opportunity to contribute to projects that benefit our communities – from helping to secure water supplies for future generations to protecting homes and businesses from flood risk – our projects make a real difference.


Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
A Mott MacDonald Bentley we welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We are dedicated to building a diverse workplace where everyone feels included, has the opportunity to thrive, and is treated with respect.

Even if you don’t meet every requirement for this role but are excited about the opportunity, we encourage you to apply. Find out more about our approach to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion here:

We are committed to ensuring that our recruitment practices are barrier-free and as inclusive as possible. This includes making adjustments during the job application process and throughout your future career with us. Please call 01756 691572 or email to discuss any such adjustments that we can make. You can read more about our Equal Opportunities Policy here: Equality, diversity and inclusion – Mott MacDonald


Agile working
We are committed to providing a flexible and agile working environment that supports both our employees and the needs of the business.

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