Vacancies

Haydn Evans is committed to Engineering Technical Excellence,  operating from a single office in the Southeast of England, delivering a broad range of specialist consultancy services in Civils, Infrastructure, Rail, Marine and Structural fields.

We strongly value our staff, recognising the instrumental role each team member  plays in delivering high quality services to clients. We firmly believe that when people are happy and supported, they  progress and reach their full potential.  We actively promote and encourage individual development, wellbeing, and career progression.  We really are an equal opportunities employer and our diverse, committed workforce is testament to this.

The company has enjoyed growth and modernisation over the last few years, as a result, we are experiencing success within new fields, high staff engagement, individual progression and have moved to new high-quality premises.  We are respected and valued by our pool of carefully selected clients.  We have a number of opportunities for individuals who are keen to make a difference, help influence positive change and enhance their career.

Details of current vacancies are provided below, and we welcome speculative applications from candidates who identify with the company.  To find out more or to  apply for any role, please send your CV with a covering email to careers@haydnevans.co.uk

Engineer or Senior Engineer – Structures

This role would suit those with some experience of working in a consultancy environment and now looking for progression or their next challenge. Our Structures team work on interesting projects across many sectors including commercial, health, industrial, leisure, rail and residential. Duties could include structural design in the main materials, checking, site inspection and working with technicians to produce engineering drawings. Opportunities for project management and client liaison are available for those with an interest in these areas. Candidates will need to have a good engineering degree, demonstrable experience of working in an engineering consultancy and be motivated to succeed.

Principal Engineer or Associate - Structures

This senior role is suited to candidates with established experience who wish to lead design and or teams.  Our Structures team work on interesting projects across many sectors including commercial, health, industrial, leisure, rail and residential.  Duties could include leading and carrying out design work in all materials, checking, staff, client and project management, training, site inspections, contributing to company development, marketing.  Opportunities for progression are real, including progression to director level for those with aspirations to do so.

Candidates will be professionally qualified, experienced in a senior role in engineering consultancy, have a commitment to quality and be motivated to succeed. 

Trainee Technician – Structures

We are keen to offer a suitable, enthusiastic candidate the opportunity to join our company as a Trainee technician.  Technicians play a key role in the production of engineering design work, reporting and site work, in conjunction with engineers and other team members. 

A Technician role includes:

  • Site inspection/survey work
  • Technical and CAD drawings (Computer Aided Design)
  • Assisting with design and general office duties.
  • Assisting project managers to deliver project work
  • Attend meetings and represent the company

 

The right candidate may be given the opportunity and support to qualify as an Engineer.  The role will predominantly be within our structures team, but opportunities to work on projects across the wider company will be available.  We are looking for people who are ambitious, motivated, and keen to fully embrace the opportunities and benefits that the excellent training and interesting project work has to offer.  The role would suit someone with a mathematical academic background, with predicted results at grade B or equivalent and above. This role provides a fantastic opening to a very successful career path with a wealth of opportunities available.

Engineer or Senior Engineer – Rail

This role would suit those with some experience of working in a consultancy environment now looking for progression or their next challenge.  Our Rail team work across the industry on civil and structural projects, carrying out inspections, reporting, asset management support and design of new works.  Recent project work includes extensive inspections and reporting, in some cases on high-risk structures, platform reconstruction, canopy refurbishment, new depots, car parks, bridge reconstructions and other station works.  The team has an excellent reputation and has experienced strong success.

Candidates do not necessarily need to have prior rail experience, instead the aptitude and skills needed to succeed in the team are more important. Duties could include structural design in the main materials, checking, site inspection and working with technicians to produce engineering drawings.  Opportunities for project management and client liaison are available for those with an interest in these areas.    Candidates will be comfortable carrying out design work, and be confident, able communicators, keen to develop.

Principal Engineer or Associate - Rail

This senior role is suited to candidates with established experience who wish to lead design and or teams.  Our Rail team work across the industry on civil and structural projects, carrying out inspections, reporting, asset management support and design of new works.  Recent project work includes extensive inspections and reporting, in some cases on high-risk structures, platform reconstruction, canopy refurbishment, new depots, car parks, bridge reconstructions and other station works.  Duties could include leading and carrying out design work in all materials, checking, staff, client and project management, training, site inspections, contributing to company development, marketing.  Opportunities for progression are real, including progression to director level for those with aspirations to do so.

Candidates will be professionally qualified, experienced in a senior role in engineering consultancy, have a commitment to quality and be motivated to succeed. 

­­CAD Technician - Structures/Infrastructure

We are keen to offer a suitable, enthusiastic candidate the opportunity to join our company as a CAD  technician.  Technicians play a key role in the production of engineering design work, reporting and site work, in conjunction with engineers and other team members. 

A Technician role includes:

  • Site inspection/survey work
  • Technical and CAD drawings (Computer Aided Design)
  • Assisting with design and general office duties.
  • Assisting project managers to deliver project work
  • Attend meetings and represent the company

 

The role will predominantly be within our structures team, but opportunities to work on projects across the wider company will be available.  We are looking for people who are ambitious, motivated, and keen to fully embrace the opportunities and benefits that the excellent training and interesting project work has to offer. 

Training/apprenticeship may be offered to the right candidate, which could lead onto qualifying as an engineer. Applicants are required to have GCSE English grade 4/C or above and GCSE Maths Grade 5-6/B or above.

­­Infrastructure Engineer

We are looking for a talented and motivated Engineer to join our Infrastructure Team, offering an interesting and wide variety of work, from small to large residential and commercial developments, planning through to detailed design. The role would involve: 

Undertaking detailed design of adoptable and private pavement designs, adoptable and private drainage works, for the residential and commercial sector and other civil engineering design work for the rail and marine sectors.

  • Undertaking drainage investigations, devising drainage strategies, and undertaking outline design to support planning stage flood risk and drainage assessment reports including preparing reports and drawings.  
  • Liaising with clients/other consultants at meetings , on site, etc.
  • Preparing fee proposals and seeking business development opportunities.
  • Managing projects from inception to completion.
  • Mentoring and supporting less experienced team members in the development of their design skills.  

 

Candidates will have:

  • Experience in drainage design including gaining technical approvals with the appropriate authorities
  • Experience in highway and development design including gaining technical approvals with the appropriate authorities
  • Knowledge and understanding of basic hydrology/drainage principles.
  • Experience of using technical software packages such as AutoCAD, Micro Drainage/Flow, Civil 3D, and PDS.
  • A demonstrably excellent standard of written and verbal English.