Principal Design Engineer

Posted 31 January 2024
Salary Up to £65000.00 per annum
Job type Permanent
Specialism Engineering & Manufacturing
Expiry 18 February 2024

Job description

Principle Design Engineer

Are YOU a skilled and experienced Principle Design Engineer?

Do YOU have experience in Bridges or Structural projects?

Are YOU open to new opportunities?

Time Recruitment Solutions are currently working with a market leader who are on a mission to provide the highest quality products along with the highest safety standards to all their clients.

They truly understand the pressures and demands of construction these days and therefore pride themselves on being a solution based company who provide innovative products and ideas.

Job Description

The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in the technical aspects of bridge engineering projects and must have extensive expertise in structural analysis, design, and construction, ensuring the safe and efficient completion of bridge projects that meet all applicable standards and regulations. The Principal Engineer will also mentor and guide junior engineers, fostering a culture of continuous learning and professional development within the team.

Job Responsibilities:
* Lead the technical aspects of bridge engineering projects from concept to completion
* Conduct comprehensive structural analysis and design for various bridge types, including concrete, steel, and composite bridges
* Prepare and review technical documents, including plans, specifications, and estimates
* Provide technical guidance and support to project managers and other team members
* Manage engineering deliverables for projects, ensuring these are completed on time
* Coordinate and collaborate with clients, sub-consultants, and other stakeholders
* Where required provide oversight at construction phase, providing technical expertise and ensuring adherence to design specifications
* Mentor and guide junior engineers, sharing knowledge and expertise to enhance their skills and professional development
* Conduct training sessions and workshops to promote technical competency within the team
* Identify and implement strategies to improve team performance and efficiency
* Conduct thorough quality reviews of engineering calculations, designs, and documents
* Adhere to BB-ENG-QC (Quality Control) procedure to ensure the accuracy and integrity of technical deliverables
* Adhere to all applicable engineering standards, codes, and regulations
* Stay abreast of the latest advancements in bridge engineering technologies and methodologies
* Participate in professional development opportunities, such as conferences, workshops, and seminars

Job Requirements:
* Degree in Civil Engineering or a related field
* Chartered Engineer with the ICE or IStructE
* Minimum of 7 years of experience in bridge engineering design and construction
* Expertise in structural analysis and design software, such as AEC RSA, MIDAS, and IDEA StatiCa
* Strong communication and interpersonal skills
* Excellent leadership and mentoring abilities
* Ability to work independently and as part of a team
* Valid driver's license
* Ability to travel and work on-site as required
* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and project management software

* Permanent 37.5hpw
* £competitive
* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* additional birthday holiday
* Medicash (Health Cash Benefit)
* Company pension
* Free parking

If you have the relevant experience and are interested in the above position, please call Gary at Time Recruitment Solutions for a private and confidential chat or simply click 'APPLY' to be considered.

Time Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.