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Director of Civil Engineering - Scotland

Job Location:
Scotland
Type of contract:
Permanent - Full Time/Flexible
Vacancy Reference:
680
The Opportunity

Peter Brett Associates, now part of Stantec, is seeking a Director of Civil Engineering to join our multi-disciplinary practice in Edinburgh or Glasgow. This is a great opportunity to join an ambitious team working on a range of interesting projects across the country. We look forward to an exciting new era where our integration with Stantec will mean that we are able to deliver a wider range of services for our clients and to the wider community.

We are fortunate to work with excellent clients on a wide range of civil infrastructure and land development projects. Our client-focused and result-driven approach has enhanced our reputation in the local market and now we seek an experienced individual to lead the team over the years to come.

As our Director of Civil Engineering, you will head up our small but well-established civils team where you will lead the technical delivery of our current schemes while identifying and developing new opportunities that will stimulate growth. You will take charge of multi-disciplinary bids and projects and be responsible for directing, mentoring, training and performance management of the civil infrastructure team.  You'll also be drawing upon the capability and networks of other disciplines within our Scottish offices to create opportunity for the Civils team and wider business.  

About You

To be successful in this role, you’ll have a strong infrastructure background along with consultancy experience.  You will need to have a good network and knowledge of the Scottish market. You will have demonstrable experience of leading and mentoring a successful civil engineering team, a good client facing ethos, strong commercial acumen, and great communications skills at all levels.

Ideally you will be Chartered and MEng or BEng qualified, you will have a passion for Civil Engineering and the enthusiasm to lead a team of highly qualified and experienced engineers. Most importantly, you’ll have the drive and determination to build something bigger and develop our Civils business in Scotland. This will be critical to your success in this role.

This is an important role for the Scottish business as we integrate with Stantec and expand our horizons. Primarily it’s a great opportunity for you to grow a small team and capitalize on opportunities on both local and national fronts. This opportunity will allow you to drive the development of the Scottish Civil Infrastructure team, coupled with an ambitious growth agenda for our wider Civils group.

For more information or a confidential discussion please get in touch with Eamon Cassidy – Talent Acquisition Specialist on 011895 20295 / eamon.cassidy@stantec.com.    

About PBA

Peter Brett Associates (PBA) is now part of Stantec, a global design firm with over 22,000 employees worldwide. Together, we are aiming to have a major impact on the engineering market in the UK and the communities that we serve. Both PBA and Stantec bring teams that possess a depth of expertise, experience, and passion for community. Our combined strengths will be essential to meet the growing opportunities in key UK markets.

Our people are our most important asset and creating a friendly and supportive environment for our employees where they can attain their personal career goals is a key objective for us.