Principal Engineer - Roads/Drainage

Calibre Search
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi-discipline Transportation consultancy in Nottingham requires a senior or principal highway drainage engineer.

The Development Infrastructure Team specialises in providing high level advice and an engineering design service to a variety of clients on transport/modelling/infrastructure issues and supporting development proposals through the planning process to scheme completion. They will have proven design and project management experience delivering to quality, time and budget. They will have excellent communication skills and experience of undertaking a range of Development engineering design projects.

The office has an established track record of successfully delivering a wide variety of projects to local, national and international clients with a variety of clients. Clients like Highways England, UK Retail Developers, National Large Key Contractors and Large County council frameworks.

Education: BSc, BE or MEng degree in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject. The individual will be expected to have a Civil Engineering Degree and either be Chartered or working towards a professional qualification with one of the following, CIHT or ICE

Duties: The appropriate level of technical expertise is required in order that the Job/Project Accountabilities listed below can be carried out to the necessary standards:

Manage the Midlands based development engineering team. Liaise closely with our Major Highway/Transport teams.

Receive project brief and carry out briefing of the team members and lead on analysing data, development of design drawings and report production. Act as a Project Manager as necessary including monitoring financial performance.

Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief. Prepare detailed design drawings and contract documents.

A key element to the role will be providing advice to both public and private sector clients on planning and design issues relating to highways, SUDS and Sewerage on Retail, Industrial, Educational and Commercial Developments.

Prepare detailed client briefs or fee proposals for manager approval and contribute to major bids

Excellent opportunity for a Principal looking to manage a team and then move in to an Associate/AD role.

Any candidate interested or would like to discuss this role in more detail, then please contact me on 0161 233 2360

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