Principal Engineer (Civil / Structural) - Leeds

Conrad Consulting Ltd.
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£60000 - £65000 per annum
Closing date
3 Feb 2023

View more

Infrastructure jobs
Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

Conrad Consulting is working with a leading construction, property and residential services firm who operate globally undertaking significant construction and civil engineering for both temporary and permanent works.

They currently have a requirement in their Leeds office for a Principal Engineer who is capable of managing their own workload to deliver a broad range of complex Civil and Structural projects.

As a Principal engineer you will regularly meet with clients, attending briefing and site visits, leading the development of fee proposals for review. Your role will also include leading a design team of technical staff including engineers, complying with internal policies and procedures.

Sectors include: Education, health, housing, defence, transport and power amongst others.


  • Produce permanent Works design for buildings, highways, housing and infrastructure, as part of an integrated design and construct offering,
  • Tender and bid winning support including outline design schemes, feasibility studies, production and evaluation of concepts,
  • Provide design Management advice and co-ordination to support bid winning and project delivery, including acting as Lead Designer on projects requiring multidisciplinary teams or where the company are required to take lead designer role,
  • Resolution of technical project, construction and design issues, incidents, defects and failures; incident investigation, examining causes of failure, rectification analysis, review, advice and redesign,
  • Identify technical risks and solutions to facilitate scoping, pricing, designing and construction,
  • Develop and review engineering methods and software, including design or assessment spreadsheets and/or calculation templates.


  • A degree in civil or structural engineering,
  • A Chartered member of a relevant professional institution (e.g. ICE, IStructE) or near Chartered,
  • A minimum of 5 years' relevant postgraduate experience,
  • Previous temporary works experience is essential,
  • Must have strong design experience within a multi-disciplinary environment,
  • A full UK driving licence.

The Senior engineer they are seeking should have a collaborative and ever-evolving attitude to their role, with a focus on high quality delivery of service. You will understand implications of decisions and look for creative ways to improve your role and performance.

In return the successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary, company car/allowance plus a range of benefits including flexible and agile working (working in the office for a minimum of 3 days a week and working from home for up to 2 days per week).

If you are an enthusiastic engineer with a forward thinking and collaborative approach, get in touch with Graham Ventham today to be considered for this role.


Conrad Consulting are a specialist recruitment company that is responsible for supplying high quality personnel at all levels to civil and structural organisations throughout the nation on both a permanent and contract basis.

Call us on
0203 159 5387

Find Us

Apply for Principal Engineer (Civil / Structural) - Leeds

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:
Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs