Principal to Associate Civil Engineer - Bristol - Up to £60k

Expiring today

Bristol, Bristol (County)
£46000 - £60000/annum Benefits package
Jun 11, 2022
Jul 04, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Principal / Associate Highways Engineer - Bristol - Up to 60k+

We are proud to be working with a major International Consultancy, with over 1,600 Engineering specialists working across 17 locations, throughout the UK. Offering a true multi-disciplinary approach, they provide innovative design solutions across Buildings, Transport, Environmental and Energy.

Within their Transport sector they have a team of specialists work together with authorities, private contractors and cities to develop holistic mobility solutions. From Highways, Rail and Aviation, they are focused on ensuring that people and goods can move in the most effective and sustainable way possible. With a growing focus on Smart Mobility they are looking at addressing the challenge of mobility by integrating urban planning with all modes of transport and digitalisation.

The Role

As an Associate / Principal Engineer you will be part of a dynamic Highways team in their Bristol office, right in the heart of the city. Here they operate a flexible working policy, and with this you will be part of an exciting team of industry experts, who respect each other and work towards a common goal.

Your key tasks and responsibilities will be:

The technical lead for the team in relation to Highway Scheme Design.
Undertake and manage complex Highway scheme design using industry standard software at a leading level. A working knowledge and long term experience of Autodesk Civils 3D and or Bentley Open Roads is essential.
Engage with internal and external design teams and lead and guide design engineers and technicians
Work closely with other highway and environmental design disciplines in the delivery of projects.
Look to innovate and develop design systems alongside our client's Digital Design Team,
Provide guidance, instruct, motivate, and manage assigned staff on the project
At Principal / Associate level you will be involved with the day-to-day management of multiple projects and project teams, simultaneously. The position will include regular contact with Clients and the management of key client accounts from both a technical and financial perspective.

We invite you to bring your experience as a lead highways design engineer into play as you engage in a number of significant major highway design projects; Leading a team of dedicated design engineers, delivering innovative, sustainable design solutions.

The projects will comprise of National Highways and other National Highway Authority schemes, delivered through various frameworks. Working in early stage development in PCF 1 and 2 through to design development and delivery through PCF stage 4 to 7. To succeed in this role you must have gained full membership of an appropriate professional institution with a degree in Civil Engineering and have demonstrable scheme design experience.

Desired skills and level of responsibility

From the moment you join our client, they will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, your starting point is:

BEng/MEng (Hons) Degree in Civil Engineering
Chartered Engineer or Incorporated Engineer, MICE or equivalent with strong post qualification experience
Detailed knowledge of Highways Design and DMRB and working on UK based large road schemes
Detailed knowledge of BIM procedures and Extranet systems such as Bentley Projectwise
Experienced in project delivery including reports, drawings and specifications
A confident and professional manner, coupled with excellent communication skills
Ability to work well under pressure and proven ability to deliver to deadlines
Full UK driving licence
Working conditions / environment

Based in their Bristol office in the heart of the city centre they can offer you the perfect opportunity and working environment to grow and develop your career. Here you will be working for a Consultancy that prides itself on pushing the boundaries of Engineering Excellence and at the same time offer an open, collaborative and empowering culture.
As a leading member of the Transport team you will be working to create a sustainable future and their inspiring projects and innovative solutions aim to set the standard among their peers. You will join a global company that has been growing successfully since its founding in 1945. Together, they really lead and leave a positive impact on societies, companies and people around the world in everything they strive to produce.
This forward thinking Consultancy offer a truly dynamic workplace with development opportunities and support on your career path. They have flexible working models to ensure a balance of family and your working life.
How to Apply or for more Information

3 simple ways to apply or get in touch:

Apply directly online via the Matchtech website
Call Chris Jones directly on (phone number removed)
Email your CV


Matchtech are the largest and leading Highways and Transportation Recruitment Company in the UK