Providing technical and management input to develop design solutions for complex civil engineering problems.
Civil Engineers provide technical and management input to develop design solutions for complex civil engineering problems. They will work as part of a team of engineers and other construction professionals through all lifecycle stages of development, design, construction, commissioning, operation, maintenance, and decommissioning of civil engineering infrastructure. A Civil Engineer will be required to have a broad skills base to work in areas including sustainable construction, structural integrity, geotechnics (engineering behavior of earth materials), materials, tunneling, marine and coastal engineering, water, waste management, flood management, transportation and power. A Civil Engineer might work in public and private sector organizations including local authorities, central government departments and agencies, engineering consultancy practices, contracting firms and research and development organizations.
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