Principal Civil and Structural Engineer

Posted 11 September 2023
Salary £55 - 60 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
DisciplineUtilities, Power & Telecoms
Contact NameTheo King

Job description

Job Role - Principal Civil and Structural Engineer

Location - Cumbria

Contract Length - 18 months

Pay Rate - up to 60 Hour (Inside IR35)

This role is perfect for a candidate who is looking to work on one of the most important hazardous waste construction projects in the UK and is keen to be involved with the senior team and enable this project to be delivered.

Key Experiences/Abilities

  • Provide engineering support to construction and commissioning in accordance with scheduled activities.
  • Review contractor method statements, inspection plans etc.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with the permanent works design team in Warrington, on site construction team and the client's intelligent customer team to achieve early engagement in the resolution of technical issues as they arise.
  • 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.
  • 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. 

Essential skills and 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.
  • Microsoft Office software, STAAD-Pro, Tedds, Navisworks

This is a great role and it will go fast so if you're interested in the role please give me a call on 02393 876037 or email me on