Principle Engineer, Birmingham

Job Summary

Reference: MF6789
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: 35000 - 55000 per annum
Date Posted: 12/01/2016

Job Description


The opportunity that I am emailing you about is one that has presented itself as a chance to work for an incredible consultancy. This consultancy has proven to be one which encourages individuals personal and professional development within the work place. They promote organic growth within the business and have fantastic staff retention. The minimum qualification for this role is as follows:

- Minimum qualification – degree in Civil Engineering
- Chartered, or close to Chartered status
- Experience in the use of industry-standard design software packages, such as Micro Drainage
- Experience in the use of AutoCAD for drafting design solutions
- Experience dealing with adoption agreements for roads and drainage
- An ability to speak clearly, confidently, professionally and convincingly at meetings and on the telephone
- Take a global view of infrastructure issues for new development and advise clients accordingly
- Prepare fee proposals and manage project finances
- Produce technical and pre-planning reports on flood risk, drainage, utilities and geo-environmental issues, and / or check reports produced by others

- Design roads and drainage infrastructure, junction alterations and new services, and manage others completing similar tasks

Please also note:

Candidates must be familiar with negotiations for Section 104, 106, 38 and 278 agreements and proficient in the use of AutoCAD, MicroDrainage WinDes (XP Solutions) and PDS (Causeway) or AutoCAD Civil 3D software. Applicants must be able to complete detailed private and adoptable road and drainage designs, be knowledgeable in surface water attenuation calculations and familiar with the latest SUDs techniques.