Principal Civil Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Design Engineering, Design Consultancy

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  • Contact:

    Kathryn Smirthwaite

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  • Job ref:

    WRL 0018G

  • Published:

    over 5 years ago

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Principal Civil Engineer; Fantastic Permanent opportunity to build a team in Warrington working on Rail projects
KEY SKILLS; Principal Civil Engineer, Rail, CRE, Station Buildings, Footbridges, Platforms, Steel design, Rail Bridge Design.

The Role:
Our client requires a Principal Civil Engineer to join the Warrington office to assist in the building and development of a team to be engaged on Rail projects. You will provide technical support of station Civil/Structural designs within a rail environment, assuming the role of CRE as required, managing projects, meeting budgetary, quality and safety targets. You should take responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors, managing the production of analysis and design, quality assurance and client feedback. You will identify opportunities and drive implementation of re-engineering strategies to maximise the profitability of design components. As Principal Civil Engineer, you will provide leadership, direction and technical advice to project team members, taking a proactive role in developing team members to their full potential, leading by example to achieve sector/divisional goals. In addition, you will communicate well with team members to ensure that they understand sector business plans.

Our client has established a reputation for providing a full range of design and engineering consultancy services. The railway sector is one of our clients’ core markets; they pride themselves on delivering new and exciting resolutions for rail infrastructure schemes.

The Candidate:
You will be a Principal Civil Engineer with experience acting as Civils CRE on rail projects with a focus on station buildings, footbridges and platforms.
You must have a Civil or Structural Engineering degree and Chartered Engineer Professional status. You will have experience supervising projects of significant scale.
Experience of delivering Design and Build projects is essential.
You must have Rail experience, with a bias on rail bridge design.
You will have steel design experience
You should have good motivation, people management and delegation skills.
It is desirable that you have experience of BIM.

To discuss this vacancy please contact Kathryn Smirthwaite

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