Assistant Highway Engineer

Posted 30 April 2023
Salary £30k - 35k per year
LocationWest Yorkshire
Job type Permanent - Full Time
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameNatasha Jones

Job description

My client is part of a multidisciplinary engineering consultancy, providing specialist Highways, Traffic, Transportation and Water Engineering consultancy services to a broad range of domestic and large commercial clients.
This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and career orientated individual to take up an important role in the future of an organisation that is committed to providing a quality service to our growing Client base.
The role will be based between Wakefield and Huddersfield, with flexible working opportunity and on-site parking.
As an Assistant Engineer you will join the Traffic and Transportation team which currently consists of a number of engineers considering the highway aspects of a wide variety of private and public sector development proposals. This will include preparing supporting documentation in relation to planning applications and other legal aspects of the development industry. You will also assist in the preliminary design of junction arrangements and sustainable transport facilities to serve the developments in question.
To succeed as an Assistant Engineer in our Traffic and Transportation team you will have some experience of working in a consulting engineer office environment preferably with some experience of a highways development control or similar role. You will ideally hold, or will be working towards, EngTech or Incorporated Engineer status. You will be working in a positive team environment therefore you should be confident and personable with the ability to integrate.
You will preferably have some knowledge of software packages such as TRICS, Tempro and Junctions along with a basic understanding of the preparation of Transport Assessments and other related reports and the use of Junctions and LinSig software packages are required together with experience of highway design standards.
As an Assistant Engineer you will benefit from ICE accredited, IHT, and IHIE training towards professional qualifications and will receive a Competitive Salary Commensurate with Experience.
Competitive Salary Commensurate with Experience plus Substantial Benefits Package.