Principal Civil Engineer

  • Right Talent
  • York, North Yorkshire
  • May 12, 2020
Full time Engineering

Job Description

About The Role

The Principal Engineer isa key role within our organisation which takesresponsibility for the efficient and effective delivery of projects, ensuring the needs of the client and the business are met.The role can be based out of our York, Manchester, Birmingham or Readingoffices and will focus on key projects such as theTranspennine Route upgrade, Gatwick Station and East Coast Power Supply Upgrade. As aChartered Engineeryou will apply company procedures and systems to promote high levels of health, safety and wellbeing of staff and other stakeholders whilst leading and managing ateam of Civil Engineers, graduates and technicians

Reporting to the Team Leader,thePrincipal Engineerwill proactively contribute to the effective and consistent implementation ofCompany policies and procedures whilstmaximising all opportunities with clients. You will also assist in safeguarding profitability through engagement with Project Managers and promote efficient engineering delivery based on a "right first time" principle. This is a line management role and the post-holder will be responsible for expandingthe skill set of the team as well ascontributing tofurthering company ventures as they develop.

About You

The successful candidate will have:

- A relevant degree in the Engineering space.
- Membership of a relevant professional institution.
- Professionally qualified Chartered or Incorporated Engineer and
- Ability in the application of safety standards, CDM regulations and in the application and teaching of civil engineering design principles and standards.
- Ability in the application and teaching of construction principles and standardsincluding experience of project delivery in construction related markets.
- Experienced at working with contractors in a design and build environment.
- Experienced within the rail sector and ability in the use of Network Rail procedures and standards.
- Experience of contract conditions, processes and procedures.
- Ability in programming, delivery, budgets and timescales.
- Experience of the transportation sector.
- Demonstrableline management experience.
- Experience of designing and checking civil engineering deliverables.
- Ability in the use of Eurocodes.
- Experience in the use of computer analysis programs.