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Principle/ Associate Civil Engineer

  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 17 days ago

Role: Principle/ Associate Civil Engineer

Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience + benefits.


Please note: Our client is currently hiring multiple civil engineering roles across several offices in the UK and varying levels of seniority. For more information, please reach out.

A principle/associate civil engineer is needed by our client, a global leader in engineering services, design consultation, and project management.

You will be working alongside a team of civil engineering experts on a variety of difficult projects in industries including water, cities and development, energy, and defence. You could be working on an isolated project or on one of the world's most challenging and intricate infrastructure projects as a member of a larger, multidisciplinary team.

There will always be opportunities to challenge and grow yourself as the client's scope encompasses a wide range of tasks such as utilities, drainage, pavement design, and even more heavy seismic structure design both in the UK and overseas.

Your knowledge will span the whole life cycle of buildings and other physical structures, including the feasibility, planning, research, design, and supervision of brand-new assets as well as the evaluation, maintenance, and rehabilitation of already-existing ones.


You will be responsible for:

  • Taking part in the work, encouraging teamwork among coworkers, and dedication to the field.
  • Directing multidisciplinary engineering teams.
  • Creating briefings, task scopes, and contributions to bid proposals.
  • Successfully managing time and budgets to critical project milestones and programmes.
  • Providing integrated design solutions by collaborating closely with teams in the UK and abroad.
  • Following guidelines for quality control in design.


Your qualifications and skills will include:

  • Chartered Discipline Specific (i.e., Mechanical, Civil, E&ICA) Engineer with a proven track record of success.
  • Experience with design delivery, including coordination with other disciplines in multidisciplinary design.
  • Experience in business development, managing a design team, and winning competitive tendering.
  • Engineer with strong analytical abilities and a pragmatic, practical outlook.
  • Accept accountability and responsibility for the work that you or your team has completed.
  • Develop relationships and work well with others, including the client team, representatives from various specialties, and contractors at all tiers (younger to senior), both inside and outside the company.
  • Experience working with and negotiating with major project stakeholders, such as regulatory, statutory, and local organisations.
  • Produce designs in accordance with CDM guidelines.


You will receive:

  • Competitive Pay
  • A collaborative and friendly working culture
  • 25 days holiday + Statutory Bank Holidays, plus the option to buy additional days
  • Gym Membership Discounts
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programmes for advice and counselling
  • A generous company Pension and Death in Service scheme
  • Company car


If you are a Principal/Associate Engineer looking for a new role, then please reach out and apply.

For more information, please contact Danielle Vermeer on 0113 242 0303 or email