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Principal Engineer (Wind)

  • £55000 - £60000 per annum
  • GBP

Are you a Structural Engineer, looking for a role which will allow you to be more commercial, and project management focused?

If so, this is a great opportunity for you to work for a global research company, who due to the incumbent retiring, is now looking to add top talent to their team within the Wind division.

As the Principal Engineer (Wind Engineering) you will be responsible for driving the team forward, in a project management manner.

Located in London (North West) salary is up to £60,000 depending on experience.

  • Business development, building up relationships with new and existing clients

  • Client liaison from tender to final reporting stage

  • Attending client meetings when required around the UK (20%-30%)

  • Performing technical work by post-processing and interpreting wind tunnel and modelling data

  • Project and staff management

  • Supervising win tunnel model design and build activities on projects and on-site

The Company

The successful Principal Engineer will be working for an employer who

  • Has over 90 years experience within the built environment, leading the market in terms of research and development

  • Over 650 employees worldwide, all supporting one another in a professional environment

  • Present in over 80 countries

The Candidate

As the successful Principal Engineer, you are likely to have significant experience in the following

  • Degree in Structural or Civil Engineering

  • Previous management experience (3 years minimum)

  • Proven background in business development, and winning new business within the sector

  • Expert knowledge in Wind Engineering, including; Building aerodynamics, wind micro climate, wind loading and wind tunnel testing

  • Building & Structural engineering knowledge

Benefits Package

The following benefits are available to the successful Principal Wind Engineer

  • Salary: up to £60,000

  • Flexible working (ability to work from home when required)

  • 22 days bank holidays Christmas break off

  • Pension- up to 6% employer contribution

  • Life assurance

  • Workplace nursery

  • Health facility

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