Principal/Associate Civil Engineer

  • VM-9755884004
  • Civil Engineering
  • 02/05/2024
  • 30/05/2024
  • 55000
  • 65000
  • GBP
  • Annually
  • Permanent
  • Central London

Job Details

Principal/Associate Engineer  - Flood risk and Drainage Design

Central London

Salary : £55,000 - £65,000

This multi-disciplined engineering consultancy are looking for a Principal/Associate Engineer to join their water team of 15.

This consultancy specialise in providing sustainable development solutions to their client base who are predominantly large residential developers, with some industrial and commercial development, with a typical project range from around 50 units up to several thousand dwellings.


-          Hybrid working (3 days in office , 2 days from home)

-          Reviewed salary in July annually.

-          Basic working week of 37.5 hours (flexible start/finish times).

-          Paid overtime for hours in excess of 37.5 per week or time off in lieu.

-          Bonuses – They are an employee owned business through an Employee Ownership Trust, the EOT can pay a limited tax-free bonus after 12 months continual service (the EOT element of bonuses are based purely on length of service and salary).

-          25 days leave per year plus statutory public holidays, increasing to 26 days after 2 years continual service.

-          Membership of You At Work benefits scheme with discounts on gym membership, retail purchases, insurance etc and access to financial advice and private GP appointments online or over the phone.

-          Interest-free annual travel season ticket loan.

-          Professional subscription paid e.g. ICE.

Principal Requirements & Role Duties:  

-          You will have a minimum of roughly  6 years of experience and your principal role will be the day to day supervising a small team of engineers, preparation of fee proposals and the financial and technical running of their own projects.

-          The role will require you to prepare Flood Risk Assessments, undertake conceptual and detail design of flood protection measures and drainage strategies, leading to planning applications or construction drawings. 

-          Preparation of Flood Risk Assessments in Flood Zone 1, 2 and 3.

-          Experience of designing flood alleviation schemes and foul and surface water/SuDS drainage systems for both public and private sector clients.

-          Having a solid working knowledge of WinDES, InfoDrainage and Flow is a must. 

-          You will hold a degree in Civil Engineering or appropriate science or equivalent commercial experience and responsibility. You will either have or be approaching CEng (MICE, or CIWEM) status or equivalent commercial experience. 

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