Principal/Associate Civil Engineer

Location Twickenham
Discipline: Civil & Structural Design
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Contact name: George Banks

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH2287_1713519035
Published: about 1 month ago

Principal/Associate Civil Engineer - Development Infrastructure - Highways, Drainage, Earthworks - Twickenham - Hybrid/Flexible

We're looking for an experienced Principal/Associate Civil Engineer in Twickenham!

Work in partnership with some of the UK's most prestigious developer clients!

Benefits Include:

  • 32 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Birthday off work in addition
  • Up to 3 additional days holiday can be bought
  • Health cash plan scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Payment of professional subscription fees
  • Training and development budget
  • Flexible working options including some days at home
  • Life Assurance 3 x Annual salary

The Company: Are the people's champion of consultancy design, with decades in the industry and a name that holds weight. Working in close partnership with big name developers on high-profile projects nationwide, they offer both an outstanding industry reputation and a culture of work/life balance.

The Role:

  • Reporting to the director on financial and technical controls for civil engineering projects.
  • Help manage financial, technical, and resourcing concerns for larger projects.
  • Deliver projects within budget restrictions while keeping colleagues and line managers informed of progress.
  • Delegate tasks to junior engineers and technicians working in projects.
  • Mentoring colleagues to improve their technical knowledge and understanding.
  • Responsible for certain technological concerns.
  • Because the work is client-facing, the ideal candidate must be able to communicate effectively and represent the organisation with professionalism.
  • Check that others' calculations, specifications, drawings, and reports follow operating processes.
  • Conduct site visits to track construction progress against specifications and report any concerns to the contractor or client.
  • Produce Flood Risk Assessment reports, Drainage Strategy reports, Bulk Earthworks reports, Site Viability assessments etc.


  • A MEng or BEng in Civil Engineering.
  • Demonstrable experience in Civil Engineering within a consultancy environment.
  • Excellent communication and numerical skills.
  • Ability to build excellent relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Experience of working with housing developers is advantageous.
  • Experience with civil engineering software, which may include AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Site 3D, MicroDrainage.
  • Knowledge of the design and detail of highway and drainage infrastructure and other civil engineering requirements on residential, commercial and industrial developments.
  • Working knowledge of Highway Authority Sections 38, 116, 117 and 278 and Water Authority sections 104, 116 and 185 agreements.

Please apply with your CV if interested, or call George Banks on 07787 736270 for more information.

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.