Closing Date: 2024-07-19

Location: Newbury

Salary: Competitive

Type: Permanent - Full Time

We are looking for a Civil Engineer to join us at our Southern Region based in Newbury.

… But first, why join us? 


About Bloor Homes: 

We built our first house in 1969. Every possible detail was taken into consideration back then to create a beautiful home. The same is still true today.

We understand that buying a new home is an important decision and that everything, from the location to the build quality, has to stand the test of time for our customers.

As a family-run housebuilder, our team of highly skilled craftspeople ensure care and attention goes into every one of our homes. We give sympathetic consideration to the areas we build in to design welcoming settings with variety of home types and space, making every effort to preserve natural features and the conservation of wildlife.

Our strong commitment to create homes that our customers are proud to own - and that we would love ourselves or family and friends to live in - is what has always driven us. It’s why we’re proud to be a five-star housebuilder and it’s why we’re dedicated to creating better life experiences. One home at a time.


What Benefits You Can Expect:  

We strongly believe in rewarding and recognising the hard work our employees put in every day which is why in return you can expect to receive the following benefits. 

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous holiday entitlement 
  • Holiday buy & carry over
  • Competitive bonus scheme
  • Company Car/ Car Allowance scheme
  • BUPA cover
  • Enhanced Family Policy
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Wellbeing initiatives
  • Discount of Microsoft Office products
  • Hybrid working (depending on role)
  • Life Assurance at 6 times your basic salary
  • Employee discount on our Homes and & some building materials 
  • Employee discount at Triumph Motorcycles Ltd. 


What Will Your Day Look Like? 

The role will be both challenging yet rewarding, compiling and delivering complete civil engineering packages across the division. Our commitment to excellence means you can play a crucial role in maintaining the already high standards of a genuine industry leader.

  • Developing road and sewer designs with the approving bodies in order to solve all associated engineering issues.
  • Preparing/Co-ordinating detailed Section 38 and Section 104 designs.
  • Preparing/Co-ordinating external levels drawings and private drainage drawings.
  • Briefing and managing the Foundation Design Consultant.
  • Assembling and delivering the civil engineering package.
  • Obtaining Section 38 and Section 104 approvals.
  • Obtaining foundation design approvals.
  • Completing Section 38 and Section 104 agreements.
  • Discharging engineering related and building related issues.
  • Assisting in the discharge of engineering related planning conditions.
  • Arranging for Section 38 and Section 104 maintenance inspections and bond releases.

Please see job description for further information 


What You'll Need To Succeed: 

  • Experience of working for a house builder or consultancy.
  • Production of engineering designs.
  • HNC in Civil Engineering Studies or similar.
  • Extensive knowledge of Section 38, 104 and 278 agreements.
  • Knowledge and application of:
    • Ability to work in a multi-functional Team.
    • Highway Design Standards.
    • Sewers for adoption.
    • Building Regs Part H & BS8301.
    • PDS design software.
    • Microdrainage design software.
  • AutoCAD.


Our talent is what sets us aside from our competitors. Working at Bloor Homes, you can expect to be part of a community of exceptionally talented, likeminded people who help to support and develop one another. 

If our Engineer role sounds like the perfect role for you, please click 'Apply now' and get your career started with us today.