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Principal Engineer (Civil/Structural)

Principal Engineer (Civil/Structural)
Up to £50,000 per year + Excellent Benefits Package

Are you an ambitious Senior Engineer ready for a change and looking for an opportunity to take your career to the next level? Do you relish the prospect of growing a team and rising to the challenge of providing key strategic advice to demanding development clients? Would you value the opportunity to work in an environment where your efforts are appreciated and your talent is valued and recognised…? Do you want to work in a friendly but high-performing multi-disciplinary environment? If so, we have the perfect role for you!

About the Role
We are looking for a Principal Engineer to join our multi-disciplinary team based in Newark developing technical solutions to clients’ problems through high quality project delivery. Good technical skills are needed, which should include managing and providing the technical input into concept, outline and detailed designs. You will be part of an established team and will be supported by senior team members. The role involves input to design commercial proposals, design management and production, team resource and task allocation, client and project team liaison, and technical mentoring. You will also work autonomously taking responsibility for the quality of deliverables and meeting project deadlines.

About You
Suitable candidates will have a minimum of 8 years’ experience, most of which will be within a consultancy environment where you will have played a significant role in the civil and structural design of commercial and industrial building projects. You will be degree qualified preferably in Civil or Structural Engineering, have Chartered membership of ICE or IStructE). You should be proficient in design in a range of materials and preferably have experience in all aspects of building project design including foundations, superstructure, earthworks, drainage and external works. You should be capable of forging and nurturing long lasting client relationships and be focussed on high quality service delivery. Effective and clear communication skills are essential.

About Us
RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 people. We define, design and manage projects that create shared value in a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world.
Connecting with our global expertise we make it easy for our clients to create winning solutions for their communities and their clients. By being confidently pragmatic we solve problems that matter. We make complex easy.

With expertise across a broad range of project types and scales – from individual buildings to entire precincts and cities - we guide projects as they move from initiation and scoping, to design and delivery. Our team offers integrated planning, design, technical and project management services to support developers to invest with confidence, streamline approvals and deliver projects that respect and enhance local communities.

RPS is an Equal Opportunities employer.
Applications received through Recruitment Agencies will not be considered.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.