Principal Civil & Structural Engineer
Security Clearance -The ability to obtain BPSS is essential for the role.
Job Description / Role
Principal Civil & Structural Engineer reporting to the Area Lead Engineer and the Engineering Manager on a full time basis.
Key responsibilities of the role as follows:
To lead and manage other engineers and their workload to budget and programme as required
Provide engineering support to construction and commissioning in accordance with scheduled activities
Establish and maintain strong relationships with the permanent works design team in Warrington, on site construction team and the clients intelligent customer team to achieve early engagement in the resolution of technical issues as they arise.
Respond to technical queries, product permits, concessions and non- conformances in a timely manner arising from construction activities
Daily interfacing on the construction site with construction personnel, providing direct intervention as necessary to ensure the engineering design intent is met as per the drawings and specifications
Produce and check structural calculations (steelwork, concrete and masonry), technical reports and details as necessary for site modifications with approval of the permanent works team
Review contractor method statements, inspection plans etc
Participate in and attend walk downs, meetings and reviews as required
Essential Experience & Qualifications
Degree qualified, preferably Chartered Engineer (MIStructE or MICE)
Nuclear industry experience preferred but not essential
A pro-active, self-starter with good communication, analytical and team working skills.
Understanding of CDM Regulations and duties as a Designer.
Design Tools /Software
Microsoft Office software, STAAD-Pro, Tedds, Navisworks