Senior / Principal Civil Engineer

Vertical Recruitment
£35k - 45k per year + benefits
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Vertical Recruitment are seeking a Senior/Principal Civil Engineer to work within a very busy, specialist consultancy within Manchester City Centre. You will possess the necessary experience, knowledge and technical expertise to act as direct client contact and project manager on each commission entrusted upon you. You must be conversant in post planning detail design on infrastructure schemes, covering both highway and drainage. Also you will need to understand utilities, including the diversion and review process. Key design skills will include delivery of the following:- " Highways Specification " Detailed Horizontal Design " Detailed Vertical Design (including cross sections and long sections, 3D modelling) " Detailed Pavement / Footway design " Highway surface water drainage " Signing & Lining " Site clearance " Setting out " Signals " Street lighting " Kerbing " Standard Construction Details Excellent working knowledge of one or more of the following design packages are a needed to fulfil the role to its full potential - WinDes, MX, PDS and / or AutoCAD. As a Senior/Principal Engineer you will provide essential support to the Directors for certain management, marketing and administrative roles that are essential to the smooth running of the business. You will act as direct line manager for a number of more junior personnel in relation to both general office and project-related management issues. The role will require excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and you will have the ability to present the findings of a project, or to represent the interests of the client, in public. Preferably educated to Degree Level in Civil Engineering or similar, you will also be professionally qualified or in the process of becoming professionally qualified. For further information regarding this role including a more comprehensive job spec and a confidential discussion, please get in touch. This job was originally posted as