Principal Civil Engineer

4 days left

Conrad Consulting Ltd
Ipswich, Suffolk
£55000 - £60000/annum
May 03, 2022
May 30, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Are you ready to drive your career forward by stepping into a fantastic new role as a Principal Civil Engineer?

Our client is an established multidisciplinary consultancy and due to an increase in workload an opportunity has arisen for a Principal Civil Engineer to join them in their Ipswich office on a full-time permanent basis. The successful candidate will lead a team of Civil and Structural Engineers and manage civil design projects, ensuring the designs are safe, compliant and economic.

Responsibilities include:

Lead a team of Civil and Structural Engineers, supporting the business, team and colleagues to achieve maximum potential,
Manage the team effectively with adherence to commercial performance and resource management via productivity and time methods,
Support the Associates and Directors, linking effectively and proactively with other teams within the business,
Provide an efficient and business-like point of contact. This includes responding to internal and external enquiries and (via face to face, telephone, email and virtual meeting platforms e.g. Microsoft Teams),
Lead conversations with clients,
Develop and deliver new processes for the team.Requirements:

A degree in civil engineering,
A Chartered engineer,
A minimum of 7 years' post-qualification experience in Civil Engineering design,
Experience in SuDs drainage and highways working in a multi-disciplinary environment
Knowledge of structural engineering
A comprehensive knowledge of building regulations and of planning legislation and health and safety,
Effective communication skills across a range of contacts,
Ability to work effectively under pressure,
You will be a highly experienced professional with strong interpersonal and organisational skills, including attention to detail and multitasking,
You will have team management experience and be able to demonstrate leadership competencies,
Excellent problem solving skills.Our client is offering the successful Principal Civil Engineer a competitive salary & benefits package along with plenty of opportunity to challenge yourself and build on your existing skillset within an experienced & highly skilled team of professionals. This firm boasts an excellent staff retention rate, and you will be working within a friendly & supportive working environment where you will be a valued member of the team.

An added benefit of this role is that our client encourages an agile working approach with the opportunity for a mix of office and home working to suit individual needs.

If this Principal Civil Engineer vacancy is of interest to you and you would like to hear more details, please forward an up to date CV to Graham Ventham to be considered