Principal Infrastructure Engineer- Contract
Posted on Jul 3, 2019 by CV-Library
Experienced Chartered Civil Engineer to work on an ongoing contract within civil engineering team in Manchester. The role will include the management and delivery of high-quality infrastructure designs (roads and drainage) associated with building projects and support to the management team with work winning and business development.
The Manchester civil engineering team work collaboratively on challenging, high profile projects with both internal and external architects, engineers and designers across the North. Our projects include the provision of civil engineering designs associated with building developments and public realm projects, from the early master planning stage through to delivery of solutions on site, highway infrastructure projects and civil engineering master planning including flood risk.
This role represents a key position within the civil engineering team, with the successful candidate assisting in the development and growth of the team.
The role will include, but not be limited to, the following responsibilities:
" Design of projects from the concept stage through to the construction stage
" Management and development of team members
" Development of client relationships
" Assisting directors in seeking out and securing new opportunities
" Resourcing and financial monitoring and reporting
" Developing good relationships with professions across BDP
Your knowledge, experience and education
You will have proven past contract experience in a similar design consultancy, and preferably, experience of working on site as a site/resident engineer.
You will have relevant post qualification (MICE) experience and good knowledge and experience of the following areas of civil engineering design:
" Drainage schemes associated with buildings, highways, public realm and landscape projects
" Highway and pavement design associated with building projects
" Undertaking of designs for section 38, 278 and 104 agreements
" Ground modelling
" Master planning
" Assessment of flood risk
You will have a good knowledge of civil engineering construction principles and standards
You will have strong practical knowledge of Civils 3D, PDS, AutoCAD and WINDES and be confident in your knowledge of relevant design standards and legislation
Your personal skills
" Highly motivated and passionate about delivering projects to time, budget and quality
" Organised and methodical with attention to detail
" The ability to prioritise tasks and work to tight deadlines under pressure
" Have a pragmatic approach and possess strong problem-solving techniques
" Be commercially aware
" Strong interpersonal skills, able to build relationships at all levels with clients and employees alike and across all professional disciplines
" Able to manage Client expectations
" Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, with an ability to communicate with tact and diplomacy
As an international, award winning, interdisciplinary design consultancy that offers an excellent opportunity for your own personal and career development. Competitive rates are on offer amongst other benefits such as flexible working hours. We have a Social Life committee which organises a wide range of social, sporting and charitable activities and a communication committee for improvement and development ideas. Office location is close to rail/tram links.
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