Principal Civil Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Defence, Design Consultancy

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  • Contact:

    Michael Kelly

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  • Job ref:

    JO010274 - MK

  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months plus

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  • Consultant:


Principal Civil Engineer – 6month plus Contract – Plymouth - rate c£50.0/hour.
KEY Skills: Civil Engineer, Structural Engineer, Design, Seismic codes, SC Clearance  

The Role:
Principal Civil Engineer required to lead the design of services and structures in order to provide a sustainable submarine docking capability within the Devonport Dockyard.
As Principal Civil Engineer you will lead and manage one or more technical design packages agreeing project related objectives, managing technical teams producing the designs and making appropriate technical management responses. 

Additional Duties will include:
You will be responsible for ensuring that the design documentation covers the scope of operations required by the Project Manager and is produced to agreed standards, schedule and budget. 
Planning for effective project implementation, identifying key factors and leading the project’s technical planning process. 
Ensuring effective Quality Management Arrangements

The Candidate:
You will have experience of design and substantiation of heavy civil engineering and building structures to relevant seismic codes for satisfying Nuclear Safety Functions; particular experience in dock structures is desirable. 
You will have knowledge of design of industrial buildings and a knowledge of construction techniques employed for Nuclear Safety related structures and buildings. 

You will be educated to degree/HND level in an appropriate engineering discipline and be a Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council.

NB. Due to the nature of the work; current SC Clearance or the ability to obtain SC Clearance is essential for this role.  

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To discuss this vacancy please contact: Mike Kelly