Principal Civil Engineer (Highways), Bristol

£45000 - £50000/annum
09/09/2019 (17:24)
Girling Jones Ltd
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It's not just boats, bridges & balloons! You can have a career in Bristol too!

Would you like to work for an industry-leading company where you make a difference? Our client offers the right expertise whatever the project. They ensure the infrastructure is efficient and the buildings are sustainable. They are a large global company and they need you to help them grow. They are looking for people with MAJOR project experience (£100m +).

We are looking for a natural-born leader who can engage with and develop the people around them. You will be able to provide technical guidance to the Highways Team and will be responsible for ensuring the team has the tools and expertise to undertake the tasks at hand. You will mitigate risks wherever possible and alert others to any potential hazards. Ensuring that health and safety is a key part of any design and that compliance procedures are followed. You will act as a mentor to assist with everyone's continuous development. You will prepare PQQ's & Tenders whilst identifying any cross-selling opportunities. You will also assist in the development of BIM within the design team.

You will already have a recognised relevant degree. You will already be chartered or close to it. You will be proficient in 3D design software, CAD software packages and understand their use in BIM. You will have excellent experience of using Microsoft Office especially Excel & project. You will have experience with and a strong understanding of business & commercial issues, financial project management and quality management systems and processes. You will have relevant highway industry experience and a record of project delivery in highway design from conception through to construction. You will have a proven ability in leadership and know how to motivate your team. You must be fully conversant with the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges and the Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Work. You will also need to have a sound understanding of highway design to meet CDM Regulations and to ensure Safety by Design best practices are achieved.

In return, you will receive a generous salary & car allowance. 7% pension contribution and 31 days holiday (incl BH).

Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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