Assistant Highway Engineer

Posted 25 January 2024
Salary £250 - 300 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameZubair Ahmed

Job description

Are you a talented Assistant Highways Engineer  or a recent graduate with +1 years' experience?  
Are you ready to take your career to the next level?
I'm currently recruiting for a growing business who are looking for Assistant Highway Engineer to support the team.  As an Assistant Highways Engineer, you will play a crucial role in the design and delivery of innovative concrete and bituminous road renewals schemes on the prestigious M25 network. Working closely with the Project Manager and Principal Engineer, you'll be an integral part of our integrated design and delivery team.
My client is offering a 3 month contract initially which is highly likely to be extended.
The role falls inside IR35.
The Role
·Assist in designing and producing design packages and construction documentation.
·Develop highway maintenance schemes, identifying defects, determining treatments, and creating construction documents.
·Update and utilize asset management systems.
·Manage and conduct highway condition inspections and surveys.
·Produce technical reports and other relevant technical output to achieve project outcomes.
·Undertake site visits, surveys, and investigations.
·Support the on-site construction team.
·Utilize design software, including 3D modeling.
·Ensure work is undertaken in compliance with QSE standards and processes.
·Collaborate with customers and stakeholders to understand and develop project objectives and deliverables.
The Ideal Candidate
·UK design and construction experience within the highway sector.
·Proficiency in AutoCAD & Civils 3D.
·A Civil Engineering degree or equivalent qualification.
·Familiarity with design standards, including DMRB & MCDHW.
·Commercial awareness in project delivery.
·Strong understanding of Health, Safety & Welfare, and Environment in design and construction.
·Awareness/experience of Highway Authority standards.
·Working knowledge of programming tools such as ASTA.
·Computer literacy, especially with Microsoft Excel and Word.
·Experience in asset condition surveys.
What you need to do now: 
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy please click APPLY NOW or contact Zubair Ahmed at Carrington West for more information on 02393 876065.
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Zubair at Carrington West on 02393 876065 for more information.
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