Principal Civil Engineer

Penguin Recruitment Ltd
£50,000 - £60,000 per year
Closing date
Mar 26, 2023

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Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Principal Civil Engineer

Location: Manchester

Our client is a successful multi-disciplinary consultancy in Manchester. At the heart of their business lies a group of outstanding people. Working together with clients, they deliver solutions to challenging problems in Infrastructure and Property & Development.

The Opportunity:

They are currently working on a number of interesting and exciting projects ranging in type and size from £500k to £9m in construction value. These projects are across many different sectors of development but currently mainly residential. They range from small affordable housing sites to Major infrastructure schemes.

Depending on your level of experience, the Principal Civil Engineer will be responsible for project managing your own schemes and project team, preparing high level analysis and design and detailed designs as required. Assisting and advising more junior members of staff throughout the whole team, report writing, liaising and dealing with other members of the Design team on projects. Ideally, you will be keen to progress in your career and be willing to get involved in a degree of business development, networking and client facing.


The successful Principal Civil Engineer will ideally have a Civil Engineering degree and experience in the design of roads, drainage and earthworks design for a variety of sectors and project sizes. Hands-on CAD experience of 3D design using Civil 3D, PDS and/or Microdrainage would be a distinct advantage.

On offer:
  • Membership of the Firm's Group Personal Pension Plan, with Employer's contribution of up to 5%.
  • Payment of relevant professional subscriptions.
  • 24 days annual leave per year.
  • Membership to the Firm's Private Health Care Scheme.
  • Critical Illness cover
  • Inclusion in the Firm's Life Assurance Policy given as 3 times annual salary.
  • Mobile Phone with inclusive tariff including personal usage.
  • Flexi-Time Working Schedule.
  • Long service awards.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Travel Loans.
  • Recruitment Bounty Scheme.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

If you are Interested in this Principal Civil Engineer opportunity in Manchester, please click on the link to apply.

If you are interested in hearing about any other roles in Civil and Structural Engineering, please do not hesitate to contact Martin Boland now on or call . We have many more vacancies available on our website. This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

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