Principal Engineer, Ground Engineering team

We invite you to bring your experience, skills, and knowledge to participate on a variety of Ground Engineering and Infrastructure projects into play as you Contribute to the procurement of new work for Ramboll Ground Engineering teams and other disciplines. To succeed in this role you must have previous experience in Ground Engineering and international projects and therefore specific experience in these areas including languages and collaborative communication skills would be an advantage. Are you our new Principal Engineer? Click the apply-button to send your application.

Inviting bright minds

Do you want to push the boundaries of your profession and develop your excellence in an open, collaborative and empowering culture? We work to create a sustainable future and our inspiring projects and innovative solutions aim to set the standard among our peers. You will join a global company that has been growing successfully since its founding in 1945. Together, we lead and leave a positive impact on societies, companies and people around the world.

You will join our Transport department

As our new [Principal Engineer] you will be part of our Ground Engineering team in our Southampton Office.  Ramboll operates a flexible working policy, and with this you will be part of an exciting team of experts, who respects each other and works towards a common goal.

Your key tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Taking responsibility for the delivery of geotechnical services to external clients or other disciplines within Ramboll for projects of a variety of scale and form part of a team delivering larger, more complex projects under the leadership of the discipline manager
  • Prepare bid and contract documentation
  • Prove ability in financial arrangements for projects including fee forecasting, fee preparation, and allocation
  • Provide support to others in relation to the implementation of policies relating to health and safety, and design quality
  • Provide guidance, instruct, motivate, and manage assigned staff on the project
  • Responsible for the competency assessment of staff involved in the project
  • Able to prepare single discipline bid documentation (in association with other disciplines)


Your starting point for constant growth

From the moment you join Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point is:

  • BEng/MEng (Hons) Degree in Civil Engineering
  • A Master’s Degree in a suitable ground engineering discipline would be an advantage
  • Chartered Engineer or Chartered Geologist, MICE/FGS


Personal Qualities:

  • Ability to build good relationships with colleagues and clients at all levels of the business
  • Good written and aural communication skills
  • Proven record of the delivery of results within challenging deadlines
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Desire to contribute ideas on projects and to positively develop the ground engineering discipline.


Personal qualities that will help you succeed in this role include:

Will have a proven record as a competent Project Manager on a number of projects, with an ability to communicate material of a specialist or highly technical nature clearly, and to be recognized as able to influence people (staff and clients) Understanding of the company business plan. 

Welcome to our Transport division

Ramboll is a global transportation consultancy and we work on some of the biggest and most innovative infrastructure projects in the world. We are close to 3,000 bright minds working within Transport worldwide, creating practical, sustainable and economic solutions for national transport authorities, private contractors and municipalities alike.

Ramboll in the United Kingdom

Ramboll is ranked a Top 10 consultant in the UK and has 1,300 bright minds working across 17 offices to apply their passion to deliver innovative solutions across Buildings, Transport, Environment & Health and Energy. We love seeing our talents develop and succeed and you will have opportunities to work on challenging and inspiring projects within an environment that is friendly, open and supportive.

You must have eligibility to work in the UK

Ramboll is an equal opportunity employer

How to apply

Apply online. Attach your CV, cover letter and relevant documents showcasing why you are the right fit for the role, and when you are available to start. We look forward to receiving your application.

Deadline: [Date Month Year].

Ostateczny termin 2019-02-01
Miejsce pracy Southampton

Ramboll Polska Sp. z o.o.

Ramboll Polska Sp. z o.o.
ul. Bitwy Warszawskiej 1920 r. 7
02-366 Warszawa
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Tel:+48 22 372 0050
Fax:+48 22 372 0080

Mail: rpl-biuro@ramboll.com