Senior/Principal civil, structural & MEICA Engineers


Kier Professional Services (KPS) are the engineering consultancy division of Kier Group, providing design solutions, technical advice, and engineering support across the business. We exist to ensure that Kier is technically equipped to achieve its vision and to enhance the Group’s competitive position and reputation for engineering excellence.

We’re looking for both Senior and Principal Engineers to join our Kier Professional Services (KPS) team on a national basis.


As a Senior or Principal Engineer, you’ll be working within the Kier Professional Services team, supporting with the delivery of a broad range of Civil Structural / MEICA related services in both Temporary and Permanent Works throughout the Kier business. You will also contribute to the delivery of more complex services by providing solutions which are safe and buildable (in both their temporary and permanent states),

Your day to day will include:

  • Agree technical requirements of the client remit, ensuring it is fully understood, questioning, and challenging where necessary.
  • Lead the development of fee proposals for review in accordance with Delegated Authority policy
  • Organise and lead the day-to-day workload of engineers and technical staff within the design team, ensuring technical compliance of the design to the remit
  • Ensure compliance with applicable legal requirements and Company policies/procedures, including CDM Regulations, the Kier SHE Management System (SHEMS) and design Quality Management System (QMS)
  • Manage the financial and commercial aspects of the project with the support of the Engineering Manager and Commercial Manager, monitoring progress against, and ensuring the project is delivered to, agreed programme and budget

What are we looking for?

  • Chartered member of a relevant professional institution (e.g., CEng MICE)
  • Several years of postgraduate experience
  • Valid CSCS card

We’re all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome!

So, even if you don’t tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

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