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Senior Civil Engineer Jobs in Blackburn

Senior Civil Engineer

In the engineering sector, a Senior Civil Engineer takes on a pivotal role, assuming responsibility for designing, overseeing, and implementing various infrastructure projects such as roads, bridges, and water supply systems.

To become a Senior Civil Engineer, one must possess a degree in Civil Engineering, alongside a Professional Engineer license or chartered status, depending on the jurisdiction. Advanced analytical skills, leadership abilities, and a deep understanding of construction methods and materials are essential.

 Companies in search of a Senior Civil Engineer typically require candidates to have extensive experience in civil engineering projects, showcasing a track record of successful project management and technical expertise. A Senior Civil Engineer is expected to lead teams, make critical decisions, and deliver projects efficiently, ensuring they meet all safety, quality, and regulatory standards.

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​Blackburn

Blackburn is a market town in Lancashire, England. It is the largest town of the Ribble Valley with a population of over 140,000 people. Blackburn has been recognised as a centre of industrial production since the 18th century as it developed into an industrial area and became known as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.

The engineering sector in Blackburn is very strong. There are a number of businesses offering a wide range of services - from large building projects, security and telecommunications work to manufacturing machinery, agricultural equipment, building products and civil engineering.

Transport in and around Blackburn includes the choice of bus, tram or train travel. Blackburn is ideally situated for anyone wanting to visit Manchester. There are several bus links between them, along with trains and taxis. There is also a train station, with regular links to Manchester, Preston and Burnley.

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