Principal Engineer - Civil & Structural

Salford, North West
Jan 11, 2022
Feb 11, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
About the Role

Within this role you will be reporting to the Associate Director, leading large C&S project teams or a number or smaller teams to achieve overall Baker Hicks business objectives. Ensure project teams deliver civil and structural designs to cost, schedule and quality criteria, ensure project teams have in place appropriate skills and resources and ensure compliance with business quality & management systems.

Responsibilities & Accountabilities
  • Day-to-day management of C&S project teams
  • Ensure team compliance with company management system
  • Contribute to wider development of C&S department capabilities
  • Lead C&S design delivery across large single projects or multiple smaller projects, in single- or multi- discipline teams
  • Implement Perfect Delivery
  • Report on project performance to Associate Director
  • Tender preparation for projects of all sizes, including fee estimates
  • Mentor, train and develop junior engineers
  • Support individuals to maximise performance

Skills & Experience
  • Chartered Civil/ Structural Engineer CEng MICE/ MIStructE
  • CSCS Card
  • SC clearance (can apply after joining BakerHicks)
  • Conversant with current C&S design codes & standards
  • Experienced in discharging responsibilities under CDM and health and safety regulations

About BakerHicks

Irelands largest hospital. Europes most complex station development. World-class biomedical research laboratories. At BakerHicks, we provide an incredible range of design and engineering consultancy services to clients who demand exceptional results.

Specialising in complex infrastructure, process and built environments across the full project life cycle, our disciplines range from initial architecture to civil and structural, building services, specialist high voltage and process engineering services, programme management and CDM consultancy, using the latest innovations in Building Information Modelling (BIM) for the most efficient and cost-effective design.


Working at BakerHicks means a chance to make your mark on some of the most exciting design and engineering projects in their sectors. Whatever your discipline, youll be alongside some of the most talented people in the industry.

Our network of offices are appealing, friendly and comfortable spaces, easily accessible by car or public transport. And our salary and benefits packages are some of the best in the industry. What you get will depend on what you do, with individual performance-related rewards also on offer in addition to:
  • Company car or cash allowance
  • Up to 6% matched contributory pension plan
  • Life assurance scheme
  • 25 days annual leave plus ability to buy additional leave
  • Discount scheme (including gym membership, mobile phones etc)
  • Family friendly policies
  • Employee assistance
  • Professional development