Senior/Principal Civil Engineer

Employer
Mott MacDonald
Location
Cambridge, CB5
Posted
Jan 10, 2022
Closes
Jan 20, 2022
Ref
2800944277
Specialty
Other
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Job DescriptionWe are looking to recruit a talented Senior or Principal Civil Engineer to join our growing Infrastructure team in the south-east of England working on a variety of exciting projects for a diverse range of clients and sectors.
The right candidate shall be able to combine managerial duties and technical delivery, promote a collaborative approach and take a leading role in delivering projects to quality, budget and timescales. You will be offered, and be expected to take on, a high degree of autonomy and responsibility and able to contribute to further growing the Infrastructure team's profile and work portfolio through successful bidding and enhanced reputation.
The role offers the successful applicant the opportunity to develop their skills and progress their career working as a part of a team of innovative engineers and specialists.
Key elements to successfully fulfil the role of a Senior or Principal Civil Engineer are:
  • Technical Excellence
    • Providing specialist technical leadership
    • Advancing BIM capability
    • Developing the Infrastructure team's skill & capability
  • Growing the Portfolio
    • Developing client relationships & assisting in development of the portfolio
    • Contributing to bid proposals and submissions
    • Supporting bidding for future works
    • Undertaking the Bid Manager role
  • Successful Project Delivery
    • Managing, planning, design and implementation of projects
    • Meeting client requirements for quality standards, programme and budget
    • Controlling project resources and managing budgets
    • Compliance with corporate governance processes
    • Undertaking the Project Manager role
  • Leadership & Management
    • Providing management support & leadership
    • Mentoring and developing staff
Candidate SpecificationThe successful candidate will meet the following criteria:
  • Degree qualified in Civil Engineering or related discipline
  • Chartered (or Incorporated) Engineer
  • Experienced in the design of highway and civil infrastructure projects
  • Able to work within, and if require lead, a design team, and also able to collaborate within multi-disciplinary teams
  • Understanding of the use of design tools within a BIM environment
  • Experience of managing programmes and resources, delivering to time and budget
  • Experience of supporting preparation of fee proposals would be desirable
  • Confident, articulate, collaborative & proactive
  • Eagerness to learn and to develop your skills and career with training support.
We have opportunities available in our Norwich, Cambridge, London and Croydon offices. The team operates an agile working policy and we welcome applications from candidates who are looking for a balance of home and office working.Job ProfileMott MacDonald is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the world. We are a multisector consultancy providing engineering, management, and development services on projects in 150 countries. With over 16,000 of the best people working on a diverse range of challenges, we're helping our clients deliver sustainable infrastructure and development solutions. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace
Our Buildings & Infrastructure Unit are looking to recruit a talented Senior or Principal Civil Engineer to join our growing Infrastructure team in the south-east of England working on a variety of exciting projects for a diverse range of clients and sectors.
The right candidate shall be able to combine managerial duties and technical delivery, promote a collaborative approach and take a leading role in delivering projects to quality, budget and timescales.
You will be offered, and be expected to take on, a high degree of autonomy and responsibility and able to contribute to further growing the Infrastructure team's profile and work portfolio through successful bidding and enhanced reputation.
The role offers the successful applicant the opportunity to develop their skills and progress their career working as a part of a team of innovative engineers and specialists.
Benefits
We can offer:
  • Pension matched up to 7%
  • Competitive annual leave and the option to purchase additional annual leave
  • An annual professional institution subscription
  • Life insurance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Annual company performance bonus scheme - Subject to company performance
  • Flexible benefits scheme to suit you, including cycle to work & Interest free season ticket loans etc.
Other InformationEquality, diversity and inclusion
We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute.
If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to apply or attend an interview, please contact us at reasonable.adjustments@mottmac.com and we will talk to you about how we can assist.
Agile working
At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust.
More about Mott MacDonald
We're a global engineering, management and development consultancy.
Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients' businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.
A fundamental part of this is respecting each person's differences and striving to meet their needs.
Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellenceJob Ref53429BRRecruiter ContactAinsley AnstessCountryUnited KingdomRegion/StateEngland - East Anglia, England - Outer LondonDisciplineCivilSectorTransportWebsite RegionEurope and Central Asia Website SectorTransportation
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Work pattern: Full time
  • Position Location: Croydon / Norwich / Cambridge / London