Principal Engineer

Principal Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Building & Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £34000 - £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Stephen Brown

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8908

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Principal Engineer – Permanent - Merseyside  

Our client who is a local authority in Merseyside has a very exciting opportunity for a Principal Engineer to join their Highways team on a permanent basis. You will work with the Lead Engineer and collaboratively with other members of the Major Development Team.  This is an exciting time to join an innovative Major Development Team as they have a substantial list of pipeline schemes for housing, transport and economic development, including several high profile schemes 

The post holder will be responsible for securing legal agreements (including s.278, s.38 and s.106), ensuring proposals maintain highway safety, secure improvements and sustainable means of access, maintain and improve the highway environment for all users and preserve the amenity of existing highway users from the impact of any proposed development.  They are looking for a problem solver, able to identify innovative solutions, secure delivery and provide a proactive service that stimulates growth.

The successful applicant will enjoy the following benefits:
  • Minimum annual leave entitlement of 25 days per year, plus bank holidays. There is also an option to purchase up to a maximum of 10 extra days annual leave;
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Generous Council pension scheme;
  • Access to working rewards including: childcare vouchers, cycle scheme, staff technology purchase scheme, discounted gym membership

Please contact Steve Brown for more information.

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