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Senior / Principle Engineer - Rivers & Coastal

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Senior / Principle Engineer - Rivers & Coastal

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  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45 - 55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Kevin Elder

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Role: Senior/Principle Engineer - Rivers and Coastal
Location: Flexible / UK Wide
Rate: £45 - £55 per hour
IR35 Status: Inside
Duration: 12 months +
My client is looking for a Senior / Principle Engineer with experience working within the Maritime industry to join their busy team pre-dominantly to support their existing and growing portfolio of work for the Environment Agency and other risk management authorities under the Collaborative Delivery Framework and coastal infrastructure frameworks. You will have exposure to a range of projects to increase the resilience of communities and the environment to the impacts of climate change and rising sea levels.  We work on projects throughout their life cycle, from strategies and feasibility studies through to design and construction. The role will involve working with a respected technical team and working collaboratively to both secure and deliver work across our extensive client portfolio.
Responsibilities include:
·Leading the successful delivery of tasks and projects from inception to handover, meeting quality, time and budget requirements.
·Overseeing activities for key clients, maintaining and expanding a portfolio of strong relationships leading to new and repeat business.
·Generating successful proposals that meet client needs and lead to technically and commercially successful work.
·Leading in developing our service lines and technical capability, delivering business development targets.
·Inspiring and mentoring colleagues in developing their technical knowledge and understanding.
Skills and Experience:
·Chartered Engineer with the ability to oversee the work of others and achieve right-first-time results.
·Strong technical experience in river or coastal engineering, with knowledge of relevant codes, standards and guidance documents, and an appreciation of current developments.
·Experience of Business Case preparation would be an advantage.
·Track record of leading the delivery of successful projects and the ability to develop winning tenders.
·Excellent, client focused, writing skills.
·Ability to identify and employ innovation and leading-edge technologies to meet client needs.
·Willingness to travel on short assignments both within the UK and overseas. Experience of successful international working and work winning would be an advantage.
·A valid UK driving licence.
If you are interested you can apply on online or send your CV to and I will call you to discuss
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