Principal Engineer

Company
Closing date
01/09/2017
Service line
Design - Transport & Infrastructure
Location
Nottingham
Remaining vacancies/positions
01
 

About the role

BWB Consulting has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Engineer to be based in our Nottingham office.

You will be responsible for technical output and for the management, financial performance and technical production on T&I Design projects or the T&I components of multi-disciplinary projects. Responsibilities will include Client management in the provision of proposals, project planning, management of project resources, reporting and financial performance. In addition there will be a requirement to work on a collaborative basis with the Team Leader in the management of the Nottingham team. The role will develop as the Company develops.

 

About the team

BWB’s Transport and Infrastructure Group combines this requisite expertise with innovative thinking. We also do it in a manner that enables us to focus on the delivery of high quality, value engineered infrastructure capable of serving our nation’s current and future needs.

Our talented and experienced design teams fuse local knowledge with national design standards and legislation in a manner that enables BWB to undertake a wide variety of projects ranging from local area traffic management improvements to complex multi-modal transport interchanges.

The team provides a comprehensive design and advisory service focused on meeting the engineering challenges involved in servicing the infrastructure requirements of regeneration and development projects. We work across the transport, residential, commercial, industrial, health and retail sectors and our clients range from local and national developers and contractors to public sector bodies. We aim to create a working environment that provides challenge, enjoyment and a real sense of satisfaction with a view to encouraging personal and professional development in all our staff.

BWB have recently won two major accolades from the ACE (Association for Consultancy and Engineering) annual Consultancy and Engineering Awards 2016:  Best UK Business Performance for a Medium-Sized Firm, and Training Initiative of the Year.

 

About you

The ideal candidate will have skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Excellent communicator, both written and oral, with the ability to adapt communication style to suit different circumstances
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships at all levels both internally and externally
  • A ‘self-starter’ with drive, positivity and enthusiasm and a strong desire to succeed
  • Commercially aware with effective influencing and negotiating skills, as well as an aptitude to develop emerging and new client relationships.
  • A visible and participative technical leader, willing and able to take responsibility and be held to account for the technical performance and advancement of the team
  • An ability to help build and develop a strong team through the mentoring and support provided to the team members
  • Technical independence within the field of Civil Engineering design, including for highways, drainage and external works
  • Reliable and trustworthy; acts with consistency and integrity at all times 

 

Why choose BWB?

It’s quite simple really. We invest in our people and give them fantastic career opportunities, that’s why!

It’s not just us who say that either. Look at what we have been recognised for recently:

  • Investors in People Gold standard
  • ACE Training Initiative of the Year 2016 (which we won for the BWB Academy)
  • ACE Best UK Business Performance for a Medium-sized Firm 2016
  • Top 30 ranking in the country by New Civil Engineer
  • Best Retention Strategy – December 2016 – CITA
  • People Development Award - December 2015 – East Midlands Chamber of Commerce

These accolades show that we’re a dynamic, successful and growing business that helps all our employees achieve their full potential.

Take a look at www.bwbconsulting.com where you can see a selection of the type of projects we work on, and there are some videos too which give an insight to what it’s like to work with us.

 

What we can offer you

  • An excellent career with a competitive salary
  • Exciting and varied project design experience
  • 25 days holiday plus additional holiday purchasing scheme
  • 1 paid day of volunteering for a company-nominated charity
  • 2.5 paid days for STEM activity
  • Cashback medical cover
  • Rewards scheme offering discounts on shopping, cinema tickets, theme parks & gyms
  • Free Tastecard offering 50% off dining at over 6,500 restaurants nationwide

Sunday Times best 100 companies to work for - 2017 Investors in People - Gold Disability confident committed

BWB Consulting is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People (“Disability Confident Committed”) symbol.


We are committed to equal opportunities and will therefore consider employment applications on the basis of merit regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.


To learn more about working for us and what we offer take a look at our careers pages http://www.bwbconsulting.com/discoveracareer


You can keep up to date with BWB by following us on LinkedIn and Twitter: @BWBCareers and https://www.linkedin.com/company/429163

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