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Principal Civil / Structural Engineer

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Plymouth, Devon
£53020 - £59298/annum 25 days holilday + BH, pension, relo
Closing date
Feb 1, 2023

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Structural Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Principal Civil / Structural Engineer

Defence - Construction

Plymouth, UK

From £46,589 to £52,118 D.O.E + Benefits


We are looking for a Principal Civil / Structural Engineer to join our client at HMNB Devonport, one of the largest naval bases in Western Europe. The Major Structures Group of the Facilities Engineering Technical Authority is responsible for all design aspects of the through-life management of infrastructure across Devonport Royal Dockyard which has a wide range of facilities developed over the last 400 years.

Roles & Responsibilities

As the Principal Civil Engineer, you will be responsible for:

The development and approval of new designs
Producing technical solutions to deficiencies in existing infrastructure
Review and sentencing of new designs, methods of construction and temporary works submitted to the Technical Authority
Supervise the work of a team of engineers

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

Be an experienced Chartered Engineer.
A degree in Civil, Structural or related Engineering discipline
Design experience - (AutoCAD, Solidworks)
Be an experienced manager and used to leading small teams.
Familiar with ISO codes, inspection of civil engineering infrastructure, sentencing of defect and the development of remedial solutions
Experience of project specification, planning project management and budgeting project finances
Strong interpersonal and effective communication skills, as you'll be required to supervise the work of a team of engineers and deputise for the Group Manager as and when required.
Site management experience - desirable
Marine/dockyard experience - desirable

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

From £53,020 to £59,298 D.O.E + Benefits
Flexible working
25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
Matched pension (up to 8%)
Employee share plan
Reservists receive 2 weeks special paid leave
Relocation Package (up to £4k)
Full autonomy

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to (url removed) or ring (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Mpilo Mkhize who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful

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