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Principal Infrastructure Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45k - 58k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham to join our client as a Principal Infrastructure Engineer.
Our client is currently recruiting for a Principal Infrastructure Engineer to undertake a pivotal role in leading an established team in delivering highways and infrastructure schemes in both the public and private sectors. These are key positions, offering an exciting opportunity for the right candidates to demonstrate and develop their project and team management skills on a diverse range of projects.
Our client has an award winning Infrastructure Team, in one of the leading civil engineering consultancies delivering high quality technical support to the public sector, banks, property, private equity and blue chip clients.
Projects that are being delivered from the Birmingham office include retail parks, urban regeneration, housing, public transport infrastructure and public highway schemes.
Based out of their office in Birmingham, the successful candidate will ideally be able to demonstrate qualification and good experience in the following areas:
·Incorporated or Chartered Engineer in the Civils or Highway field;
·A sound technical and practical knowledge of highways and drainage infrastructure, ideally in both the public and private sectors working on housing, retail and commercial development schemes;
·A detailed working knowledge of, and experience of using, DMRB and local authority standards;
·Ability to carry out, review and check technical agreements including S278 and S38 agreements;
·Experience in liaison with clients, local authorities, statutory bodies and other third parties, including external design team members;
·Proven Project and team management skills;
·Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to prepare reports on technical matters;
·Experience of working within project teams and supervising team members;
·Ability to work to deadlines, within budget and to programme;
·Added benefits would be an interest in business development.
·Leading projects and acting as technical discipline lead for larger projects;
·Support the Technical and Regional Directors in the day to day management of the office;
·Mentoring and encouraging junior staff.
They are looking for people who are excellent team players, driven to excel in their chosen field, but also have the courage to stretch their boundaries. You should have a proactive and positive attitude towards working under pressure and team mentoring.
If you feel that you are right for this job 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 jobs 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 job for now, we always welcome calls from Civil Engineering professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 02393 876016 for more information.
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