(PM109) Principal Engineer - Development & Infrastructure

Principal Engineer - Development & Infrastructure

Birmingham, Manchester or London

Our client is currently growing their high performing Development & Infrastructure Engineering Consultancy team with the addition of an experienced Engineer that could be based in either Newcastle, Birmingham, Manchester or London offices. This is a great opportunity to join a busy and successful team working cross-functionally and in collaboration with wider teams across traffic engineering and planning development, including extensive community engagement.

The successful candidate will join a growing and vibrant team providing strong technical guidance whilst contributing to work-winning with both existing and new clients.

Main Duties:
  • Preparation of preliminary through to detailed design for road and drainage infrastructure
  • Obtaining statutory approvals
  • Contract preparation and procurement
  • Provide design support to construction phases
  • Clearly specify information requirements to both Clients, Professional Partners and other Team members, provide prompt responses and work with Clients to understand objectives and outcomes of Projects.
  • Support the development of junior team members where appropriate.
  • Ensure the effectiveness of our solution in meeting the client’s evaluation criteria
  • Ensure successful project delivery to time, cost, quality and other contractual requirements
  • Contribute to work winning and deliver projects safely in accordance with the divisional controls for bidding and revenue and margin delivery on projects.
Experience Required:
  • Degree in Civil Engineering – BEng
  • Working towards Membership of Institution of Civil Engineers or Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation.
  • Strong technical knowledge, including use of industry standard road and/or drainage design software and sound knowledge of current design standards
  • A positive and enthusiastic approach
  • Ability to form constructive, lasting relationships with clients and professional partners
  • Ability to develop and sell innovative solutions for clients
  • Ability to work as part of an experienced team of professionals
  • High standards of written and oral communication
  • Good appreciation of project management
  • A proactive approach to seeking and sharing knowledge
  • A commitment to mentoring colleague