Principal Engineer Highways

East Midlands
13 Mar 2019
12 Apr 2019
Job Type

Principal Engineer Highways

Competitive Salary

Location: East Midlands

XEIAD is a Civil Engineering Consultancy specialising in difficult access inspections of the Rail and Highway infrastructure with offices based in Derbyshire, Bristol and Devon.

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Principal Engineer (Highways) Leading design teams in the design of civil engineering structures.

Key Responsibilities

Experience and an awareness of design of civil engineering structures to Eurocodes and British Standards. Familiarity with working in accordance with DMRB

This role entails the interpretation of client requirements, project definition and management, production and checking of calculations, structural analysis, preparation of sketches for and working with technicians, and the preparation of accompanying documents.

Knowledge and experience of dealing with approvals with Statutory Authorities e.g. Environment Agency, Highways Authority, etc.

Ensuring that designs comply with all health and safety requirements.

Leading others in the inspection of civil engineering highway structures on site to current standards and in line with LANTRA and BICS manual.

Prior experience of carrying out inspections will be required.

An ability to interpret engineering defects to existing structures and to produce technical reports to a high standard in line with current standards (DMRB etc).

An ability to manage and provide mentoring and development assistance to more junior employees – via BICS Competency management scheme

Experience and an ability to manage client expectations.

What we offer

At XEIAD we offer a competitive salary package, a contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance and a generous holiday entitlement. In addition we also offer excellent training and development for all our employees making us a great place to work.

XEIAD is an equal opportunities employer