Vacancy details

Morgan Sindall Construction and Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Senior Design Engineer
Design, Engineering
Contract type
Full time permanent

Senior Design Engineer - MSES

Location: Flexible Nationwide. Main locations: London, Rugby, Swynnerton, Salford Quays, Solihull, Norwich or Motherwell. 

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About us: 

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.


We have a fantastic opportunity within our Infrastructure business for an ambitious and talented Senior Design Engineer to work within our MSES Business Unit.

We are looking for a Senior Design Engineer to provide specialist design of permanent works to Morgan Sindall’s business units and to external customers including feasibility, design, and analysis of projects at both pre-contract and contract stages.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a successful, growing and exciting team.


As a Senior Design Engineer you will:

  • Provide in-house dedicated support on temporary works designs for national schemes
  • Work with and advise designers through the design phase to review the initial scope of works and produce advice as to the constructability and sequencing of the temporary works including method statements
  • Ensure clear lines of communication are established with any subcontractors, suppliers, permanent works designers and consultants, to ensure a consistent approach to the management of temporary works


The right applicant will have experience on key sectors – Highways, structures, rail, and buildings. Ideally the candidate will have career experience in delivering construction projects or working in a design environment.



  • Minimum BEng(Hons) or equivalent but preferably MEng in relevant subject.
  • IEng or CEng with relevant approved industry body
  • Expected to work to project budgets.

About MSES:

Morgan Sindall Engineering Solutions (MSES) is an engineering consultancy within Morgan Sindall Infrastructure, we specialise in providing; multi-sector temporary works design, underground permanent works design (tunnels & shafts), expertise across digital, material and geotechnical engineering and design management services. We have five offices across the UK; Rugby, Stafford, Salford, London and Motherwell. We currently work across a number of sectors including; Highways, Nuclear, Energy, Water, Aviation and Rail & Electrification.

We can potentially consider certain types of flexible working in this role for the right candidate, subject to meeting business needs.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.


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