Senior or Principal Civil Engineer

Carrington West
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Jun 08, 2022
Jul 04, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
My client's team is highly motivated and committed to the delivery of successful projects for their clients. This ethos has led to an expanding workload and the requirement for an experienced Civil
Engineer who will enjoy the challenges provided by a diverse range of clients and projects. This
position offers the successful applicant exciting opportunities to advance their career across
many facets of the profession, opportunities to learn whilst working alongside senior management
in a supporting role whilst assisting Graduate Engineers who are keen develop their skills and
attributes as they work towards a professional qualification.

The position offers an excellent opportunity for a Senior/Principal Civil Engineer seeking to develop
their career and business acumen and taking on new engineering challenges - right at the heart
of a growing, talented, friendly and collaborative team.

Key skills & experience
 A good level of post-qualification experience in Civil Engineering design will be required
 BSc or BEng qualified and Chartered (or working towards Chartership)
 Expertise in infrastructure, highways and drainage design to deliver multi-disciplinary projects
from concept, feasibility and planning through to detailed design and construction
 Experience dealing with adoption agreements for roads and drainage
 Expert in the use of relevant industry-standard design software packages
 Experience of dealing with clients and other members of the professional team
 An ability to communicate effectively, writing clear and concise emails, letters and reports
 A good commercial awareness and experience of managing day to day project finances
and instructions
 An ability to work collaboratively as part of a team

This team undertakes the following tasks
 Site appraisals, feasibility studies
 Pre-application planning advice, technical support for outline and detailed planning
applications and the approval of reserved matters, discharging planning conditions
 Production of pre-planning reports, including Flood Risk Assessments, Foul Drainage & Utility
 Preparation of detailed design information for construction

Remuneration and training
The company offer a competitive salary, a contribution towards a personal pension scheme (up to 5% of salary) and professional membership fees. The company contributes to regular social events and encourages involvement with nominated charities.

They have a friendly and supportive working environment, including flexible working hours and
working arrangements