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10 months ago
Location: Bristol
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Structural Engineering Jobs
Principal Civil Engineer

As a Principal Civil Engineer you will be part of an ambitious, successful team based in our Bristol Office providing civil and structural design, consultation and support to our core infrastructure clients.

This is a great opportunity for anyone who wants to develop their skills in a supportive environment, especially in relation to increasing our railway and civil engineering capability.


* Engaging with and developing good working relationships with multiple internal and external stakeholders, including Network Rail / GWR / Local Authorities / Contractor's clients and other disciplines

* Manage delivery teams

* Develop the production of drawings, reports and specifications

* Scope and supervise surveys

* Input to and preparation of bids and proposals

* Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the Civil and Structural team

* The role offers scope for personal skills development, especially in relation to increasing our railway and civil engineering capability

About you:

* Engineering degree in a relevant discipline

* Chartered Member of the Institute of Civil Engineers or equivalent

* Experience in delivering and managing all stages of multi-disciplinary engineering projects from initial studies through to detailed design

Desirable Qualifications/Experience/Skills:

* Experience working in a Consulting Engineering Practice

* Excellent written and oral communication skills

* Ability to communicate with a variety of audiences, using different mediums

* Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team comprising planners, architects, project managers, engineers and technicians, providing technical guidance to less experienced members of the team

* Ability to respond to Project Manager and Client requests and meet challenging deadlines

* Manage own and others' time, ensuring deliverables to agreed deadlines and within budget

* Proven ability to write accurate, clear, high-quality reports

About WYG:

At WYG we develop, design and deliver interdisciplinary projects that support a sustainable future; from technical solutions to complex challenges. Our teams connect across a project lifecycle, creating tailored programmes that address client needs and manage risk.

* We work alongside clients to develop their strategies and plans providing the services they need to unlock opportunities.

* We design for outcomes that realise value for clients and make a difference in communities

* From single projects to large-scale programmes of work we deliver against our client’s objectives and are adept at working in complicated or highly regulated environments

WYG is now part of the Tetra Tech group, a leading provider of consulting, engineering, programme management, construction management, and technical services. As part of the Tetra Tech team – 20,000 people in over 450 global locations – we can achieve more for our clients, through a wider alliance of services and industry expertise across our markets.

WYG is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer several benefits for employees, including contributory pension, health cover and flexible working options. Pick and choose your perfect blend from advantages including additional holiday and travel insurance. You will also benefit from a tailored package or professional training and development, with support to achieve your career goals.

We are very happy to discuss flexible working for this role, including the possibility of reduced hours, flexible start and finish times, or compressed hours. We can offer a range of solutions to help you to get the most out of your work / life balance.

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