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Highway Design Engineer

  • Location:

    Central London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £35k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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Our client has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Highway Design Engineer to join their team in London.
The role will involve Highway Design Engineering specifically - Geometric design of roads, roundabouts and junctions to DMRB and SHW standards.
Required Experience:
·Feasibility, Optioneering, Concept and Detailed Design
·Identify and understand constraints (above and below), topography and geology to develop design strategy in line with environmental and sustainable guidelines and considerations.
·Highway, Roundabout and Junction design (T, Staggered, grade separated junctions etc) - (DMRB + SHW)
·Drainage design and Hydraulic modelling - Sustainable Urban Design Solution (SuDs) (Manual for Streets, SUDs Manual, Sewers for Adoption). Attenuation, Balancing and Bio-diversity ponds, swales, retention basins etc.... positive / negative drainage.
·Earthwork Design
·Cut/Fill Analysis
·Embankment/Cutting design to include drainage.
·Pavement Design to include build ups /regulating material.
·Utilities design and co-ordination. Service Diversions and provision of new services. Utility protection to service provider requirements.
Desirable Experience:
·Flood Risk assessment and Hydraulic modelling
·VRS (Vehicle Restraint Systems) - Safety Fencing / Crash Barriers
·Signing and Lining Design
·Fencing Design
·Street Lighting
·Kerbing and Footways
·Traffic Management - traffic calming solutions
·Vehicle Tracking
·Stage 1, 2 and 3 Safety Audits
·CDM Regulations 2015
·Stakeholder Management - Technical Approvals and Applications (S38/278, 104, 106, 185, 247, 248 etc....)
Software Skills / Experience:
·Infraworks - concept design, VDC & Visualisations
·Civil 3D - Geometric Detailed Design, Earthworks and pavement Modelling
·Navisworks - 3D model clash detection
·Micro-drainage / Windes - Hydraulic Modelling & Design
If you feel that you are right for this role 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 roles 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 role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 07889 214 154 for more information.
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