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Tunnelling - Civil Engineering - Infrastructure

Ref No
PN5226
Job Title
Principal Civil Engineer (tunnels)
Location
Derby, UK
Duration
Permanent
Key Requirements
Must be a chartered engineer preferably with MICE or MIStructE.

Job Description

Our client, a tunnelling specialist firm with in depth experience in civil, structural and geotechnical engineering , requires a chartered Principal Civil Engineer with a design and build background in tunnels, who is also capable of running projects and client liaison.

Key duties will include:

  • Leading a team of engineers and technicians
  • Detailed design and analysis of tunnels and shafts
  • Project management from feasibility to detailed design, including all technical, programme and cost monitoring
  • Control and monitoring of progress against programmes
  • Ensuring that design, assessments and checking of designs are in accordance with the current Standards, Codes of Practice and Best Practice
  • Approval of designs, assessments and calculations in accordance with quality procedures
  • Preparation of risk assessments and full compliance with CDM
  • Co-ordination of work undertaken by external sub-contractors and design checkers
  • Client management
  • Mentoring junior engineers and developing their technical skills

Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • Must be a chartered engineer preferably with MICE or MIStructE
  • Must have design and build experience
  • Be familiar with Eurocodes
  • Sound understanding of CDM Regulations, specifically the designers requirements
  • Sound understanding of the requirements regarding the risk assessment process
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing

The company is offering an attractive salary package to the right individual.

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