Principal Civil Engineer

Posted 02 July 2024
Salary £50k - 75k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameEve Armstrong

Job description

Principal CIvil Engineer
Our client  is a leading engineering consultancy firm dedicated to delivering exceptional civil engineering solutions. They are currently seeking a highly skilled and Chartered Senior/Principal Civil Engineer to join their team in Liverpool.
As a Principal Civil Engineer, you will be responsible for leading projects, managing a team of engineers, and fostering strong client relationships. Your expertise in drainage, residential developments, and compliance with S278 and S104 agreements will be essential to projects' success. Proficiency in MicroDrainage and Civil 3D is required to excel in this role.
Key Responsibilities:
- Lead and manage civil engineering projects from concept through completion, ensuring quality and timely delivery.
- Utilize your extensive knowledge of drainage design and residential development to create innovative solutions.
- Prepare and oversee S278 and S104 agreements, ensuring compliance with relevant regulations.
- Efficiently use MicroDrainage and Civil 3D software to design and analyze civil engineering projects.
- Manage and mentor a team of junior engineers, providing guidance and support in their professional development.
- Develop and maintain strong client relationships, acting as a trusted advisor and ensuring client satisfaction.
- Collaborate with internal teams to ensure project goals are met within budget and on schedule.
- Stay updated on industry trends and best practices to continually improve project outcomes.
- Chartered Engineer status with a recognized engineering institution.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.
- Proven experience in drainage design, residential development, and S278/S104 agreements.
- Proficiency in MicroDrainage and Civil 3D software.
- Strong project management skills, with the ability to lead and motivate a team.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to foster client relationships.
- Problem-solving and analytical thinking abilities.
- Knowledge of relevant engineering codes and regulations.
- Commitment to safety, sustainability, and quality in all projects.

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Eve Armstrong at Carrington West on 023 9387 6062 for more information.
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