Principal Engineer - Ports and Maritime

Principal Engineer - Ports and Maritime

Job Title: Principal Engineer - Ports and Maritime
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895555_1549271962
Contact Name: Anna Bonczchowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 04, 2019 09:19

Job Description

Do you want to join the company proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years? My client is seeking a Principal Engineer to provide specialist technical services in coastal zone infrastructure development that supports a wide range of major UK and international clients across the maritime, defence, energy and transport sectors. The successful candidate will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Their current projects involve the design and assessment of maritime facilities at naval bases, commercial ports and harbours as well as those associated with the construction and maintenance of power stations located on coastal sites. You will lead multi-disciplinary project teams to execute and deliver safe technical solutions to agreed standards, on-time and within budget.

About the role:

* Technical leadership of the quality of project deliverables;
* Technical and professional leadership, guidance, support and development of more junior engineers and technicians;
* Communication with clients and other design team members;
* Inter-discipline and inter-office project planning, delivery and financial performance;
* Business development activities including preparation of proposals;
* Adherence and contribution to business and quality management systems; and
* Operational and design safety and developing good safety culture.

You will have following experience:

* Chartered Civil or Structural Engineer;
* Breadth and depth of experience in civil engineering design and construction;
Experience in the design and construction of port and maritime facilities & structures.
Experience in inspection, assessment and upgrade of marine structures
* Good all-round technical design expertise using British and international standards, and/or Eurocodes;
* Good understanding of structural theory and strong analytical skills, with proven problem-solving ability;
* Proven ability to manage projects and preparation of project deliverables, including managing risk,

Desirable characteristics:

* Experience of assessing soil-structure-interaction; and
* Experience of foundation design.

Principal Engineer - Ports and Maritime
Competitive £

Key Skills: Chartered Civil Engineer, Charted Structural Engineer, civil engineering design, civil engineering construction

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). These roles are permanent positions.

This is a permanent position.

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