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Principal Civil Engineer - Infrastructure Reading

Stantec UK Careers

Stantec UK Careers Reading United Kingdom

2 months ago

We are seeking to recruit a Principal Engineer to join our Civil Infrastructure team in Reading or Oxford. This is an opportunity to join a reputable group with strong forward workload. We have been at the heart of the Thames Valley community for many years and are now looking at further expansion.

Our office is located at Caversham Bridge House, just a short walk from Reading Station. Here, we have a Civil Infrastructure team of 50+ Engineers that collaborate with a wide variety of other disciplines to deliver effective solutions to our clients. We can offer a great environment to work in along with the flexibility of working from home which will help maintain a good work life balance.

Our projects include a wide range of public and private sector schemes that include some significant development, infrastructure and regeneration projects from small scale local schemes to larger national frameworks. For more information on our Reading projects and team, please click on the link... Stantec Reading

As a Principal Engineer, you will play an important role within our team. You will oversee and support the production of drainage/highway designs and provision for all types and scales of development projects and assist in securing S278/S38 and S104 technical approvals. You will mentor and guide more junior Engineer and Technician colleagues in the effective delivery of outputs to agreed deadlines.

An important part of your role will be liaising with the internal and external clients and design teams on projects and be involved in the delivery and management of successful and timely outcomes. You will also have the opportunity to work with senior members of the Reading Civils team, and the wider business, to deliver key and important projects for our clients.

Your role will be varied and challenging, while you will have ample opportunity to progress and develop within our reputable team and take your career to the next level.

About You

You’ll be a BSc/BEng/MEng qualified and Incorporated or Chartered (Or on route to chartership). Ideally, you will have expertise in development, highway and civil infrastructure design to deliver multi-disciplinary projects for the entire lifecycle – from concept, feasibility and planning through to detailed design and delivery. Skills with microdrainage and Civils 3D are advantageous.

Your passion and experience of delivering quality infrastructure design solutions is most crucial to your success in this role. You will be ambitious, forward thinking and have a desire to better your career.

The friendly and collaborative culture at Stantec is something we are proud of and we have many other reasons for you to be excited about joining us. We offer a competitive salary, agile and flexible working arrangements, industry leading training, great projects and lots more!

Reading UK

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