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Principal Civil/ Structural Engineer

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 12 days ago

  • Sector: Conventional Power
  • Contact: Laura Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Duration: 12 months possibly longer
  • Start Date: 2022-05-30
  • Expiry Date: 04 June 2022
  • Job Ref: DaXtra_3888636
NRL are currently recruiting for a Civil/ Structural Engineers & Design Engineers for a contract role based in Manchester.

Civil/ Structural Engineers 
Civil/ Structural Design Engineer

Must have: 
Bachelors Degree or equivalent in appropriate engineering subject 
Able to lead large complex project work-scopes from multiple execution centres. 
Experienced engineer with sound technical background and expertise 
Competent in use of analytical methods used within discipline including theoretical background for analysis programs 
Familiar with and competent in planning, progress monitoring, forecasting and reporting 
Aware of commercial, contractual and administrative aspects of engineering 
Able to estimate man-hours and materials for delegated aspects of work 
Able to work with other disciplines and draughting sections to meet delivery dates 

Payment option 
PAYE Only 


Job spec: 
NRL are looking for Principal Civil/Structural Engineers to lead part of a billion-dollar, international, large chemicals processing facility project being delivered from our clients Manchester office. The project will contribute towards European energy transition targets through the delivery of sustainable battery materials for transportation. 

You will join the Civil, Structural, Architectural and Weight Control Department (CSAW) which provides concept, FEED and detailed design services for onshore and offshore, mining, chemical and energy projects with an inherently safe, economical and sustainable solution that meets client demands. Discipline functions range from intelligent modelling, analysis and design of structural systems based in harsh environments through to weight control and architectural engineering. 

Your skills and expertise will be utilised across a range of domestic and international projects, starting in the bid phase, continuing through to award, start up and execution. 

Key Responsibilities 
Maintain the required technical quality of work 
Identify scope and schedule changes in accordance with the Change Control Process 
Ensure that designs comply with the relevant procedures and regulations 
Keep up to date with technical developments, national and international standards and legislative requirements related to discipline workscope. 
Ensure as far as is practically possible, that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with agreed budget and schedule 
Prepare estimates and schedules and assist in their review 
Maintain good communication with the client and visit sites when necessary 
Facilitate discussions within engineering and design team relating to design and preparation of deliverable issues, providing technical guidance, support and training when required. 
Ensuring that all discipline personnel are working in alignment and following best practices. 
Signing and checking of drawings and documents in accordance with correct procedures. 
Encourage and provide lateral learning within the project 
Commitment to and promotion of Worley values and ensuring the realisation of company and project health, safety, environmental, quality and ethics, systems, policies and procedures. 

12 months with possible extension 

Working hours: 
Full time 

Rates of pay: 
Negotiable - please advise what you would be looking for 

Start date: 

If this role is of interest, please send an up to date CV.

NRL connect global engineering companies with the right people to bring their projects to life. As we progress your application our team of talented recruiters will be on hand to support you to secure your next role.

We welcome applications from every walk of life, and are committed to driving diversity and inclusion within the industries we support. That’s why our Member Committed to Diversity status with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies is so important to us.

For temporary workers and contractors opting to work with us through our Pay As You Earn (PAYE) payroll service, we’re delighted to offer a wealth of benefits including access to virtual and telephone GP appointments 24/7, health and wellness resources, gym discounts and retail savings.