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Highway Development Control Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £34 - 36 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ilya Donets

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 028

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


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An opportunity has arisen for a Highways / Transport Engineer with experience in Development Control and Sections 278/38 to join a client in Buckinghamshire on contract basis. You will be responsible for providing specialist engineering advice for the design and the delivery of highway development and sections 278/38 works as well as negotiating with developers and monitoring the works on site. Applications from Transport Planners with Development Control / Management experience will also be accepted.
This is a full-time contract position. The rate on offer is £34 - £36 per hour - negotiable for the right candidate. Flexible working / working from home arrangements are available.
Duties & Responsibilities:
·Technical vetting and the delivery of development related works on the public highway
·Leading on negotiations with developers to secure financial contributions via s278 and s38 agreements
·Overseeing and approval of highway development works on site
·Evaluating planning applications with associated highway works
Previous experience in Transport Engineering and Highways is essential for this role. Carrington West are also looking for Highway Engineers & Structures / Bridges Engineers with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Ilya Donets at Carrington West on 02393 876028 or email
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, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 25+ years experience in this market. Please call Ilya at Carrington West on 02393 876028 for more information.
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