Amec Foster Wheeler Principal Civil Engineer in London, United Kingdom
Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting for a Principal Civil Engineer to join the Civil Engineering team in our London office in Canary Wharf. You will be a leading member of a team of engineers working on a broad cross section of general infrastructure projects across several markets, including waste, defence, property, industrial and transportation.
You will be given the opportunity to work on some of the most prestigious projects across the UK. Key clients include Heathrow, Homes and Communities Agency (HCA), Local Authorities and Waste Authorities, and working with these clients to deliver their aspirations and ambitions will be an important factor. You will play a leading role in the design and assessment of infrastructure projects within multidisciplinary design teams and will take appropriate responsibility for the delivery and quality of the design elements.
We are looking for individuals that have a strong base of technical skills coupled with excellent organisational and communication skills gained in either a multi-disciplinary or engineering consultancy environment who now want to enhance and diversify these skills within a growing organisation that will support their future development.
Senior member of a team of engineers working on a range of infrastructure projects.
Be client facing and able to develop client relationships
Manage design teams and provide guidance and mentoring to junior members of the design team
Adhere to quality and technical assurance procedures for all deliverables produced by the team
Deliver engineering services/projects to a range of sectors, including waste, water, utilities, and industrial
Contribute to and lead engineering inputs to PQQs and tenders
Compliance with Amec Foster Wheeler’s HSSE, quality, financial, risk management, business and policy requirements.
Experience & Skills
Has worked within a multi-disciplinary or engineering consultancy
Has demonstrable technical engineering experience within an infrastructure context
Considerable experience working in consultancy environment
Excellent English communication skills (written and verbal)
Demonstrable technical review/assurance skills
Has worked for one of Amec Foster Wheeler’s direct competitors
Has multi-sector experience
Has experience of working on major infrastructure projects
Has experience working in an NEC Contract environment
Experience of 3D design software (e.g. Autodesk Revit and/or Civils 3D)
Working knowledge of Highway Authority Sections 38, 116, 117 and 278 and Water Authority sections 104, 116 and 185 agreements
User of MicroDrainage Software
Thorough knowledge of the application of BIM
Qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering
Member of a relevant professional body such as ICE
Project Management qualification
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We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Requisition ID: 2017-18974
Name: Staff / Permanent
External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc
External Company URL: http://www.fwc.com/