Senior / Principal Engineer - Water And Environment

Senior / Principal Engineer - Water And Environment

Senior/Principal Engineer - Water and Environment Location: East Grinstead Salary: £35k - £45k Depending on Experience Perm My Client is currently looking for a Senior / Principal Engineer to join their Water and Environment team. The client is currently experiencing rapid growth and so are expanding their teams across all levels and projects such as Rivers and Coastal sector whilst supporting Water, Rail, Highways and Tunnels divisions.

Job Description

The Role:
As a Senior/ Principal Engineer part of your role you will take responsibility for providing technical expertise and leading technical delivery on a wide variety of projects, including asset assessment and management plans, design of civil engineering works and site supervision. You will have the opportunity to take ownership of technical delivery ensuring high quality standards and working with project managers to ensure delivery to budget and programme. You will also be responsible for ensuring the projects you deliver take due regard for the latest Health and Safety policies and practices, including working in accordance with the Construction, Design and Management (CDM) Regulations 2015.

Key Skills:

* A robust understanding of civil engineering principles and their practical application with particular knowledge in the water environment
* Client Relationship and Business development skills
* Experience of the preparation and supervision of outline and detailed designs, including calculations drawings and specifications
* Quality management experience in delivery of technical work
* Knowledge and experience in the application of CDM regs
* Excellent written and verbal communication, including reporting to both technical and no technical audience.
* In addition to the above, it would be desirable for you to be able to demonstrate excellence in some of the following technical areas:
* Hydraulic analysis, including weirs and gates discharge capacity; hydraulic jump; scour protection etc.
* Design of flood defences; such as retaining walls; earth embankments; soft engineering solutions; flood gates etc.
* Finite element modelling using structural analysis packages such as LUSAS or SAP
* Planning and undertaking asset inspections, including the preparation of safe systems of work
* Site supervision, including CITB SMSTS qualification
* As part of your role you will lead on specific technical aspects of projects from feasibility to detailed design and will support and provide advice to more junior members of the team.

As the successful candidate, you will hold a BEng/MEng in a related Engineering field or the equivalent, significant experience in civil, structural or hydraulic engineering. You will be chartered with the relevant institution (ICE/IStructE) or be able to demonstrate working towards chartership. Experience of working directly for the Environment Agency would be an advantage and you will be required to drive on behalf of the company to visit clients/sites etc. and therefore a valid UK driving licence is essential.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Abby Hall


I joined ARM as a Junior Consultant and have been within the Group for nearly three years, so have a good understanding of the rail industry and the recruitment process. My aim is to successfully meet my clients' needs and assist them with identifying talent and filling roles. I look forward to building bigger, better and stronger relationships not only with our clients but candidates too.

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