Highway Engineer

Posted 15 April 2024
Salary £30k - 45k per year
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameNatasha Jones

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Engineer or Engineer to join my clients Highways team on a permanent basis in London. The successful candidate will be responsible for detailed design and supporting Senior Engineer to complete some large scale highways projects.
This is a unique opportunity for an individual to join a team at the early stage of their career (2/3 years) to develop their skill set with ambition to become a Chartered Engineer. Alongside a competitive salary and excellent benefits, the Engineer will be supported by 3x Senior Engineers and will be responsible to support with mentoring junior members of staff.
This company has been supporting public, private and institutional clients for more than 50 years, developing transport, water, building, highways, renewable energy and rural development projects from concept through to commissioning and operation.

Road and highway engineering services, including design and construction supervision, are long-established practice areas for this company. More than 24,000 km of road and highway designs and studies, and more than 16,000 km of construction supervision, endorse our knowledge and experience at global level.
The ideal candidate will need to demonstrate the following (or show a desire to work towards):
·Have a Civil Engineering degree or equivalent in a similar technical discipline.
·Have the desire to become a Chartered Engineer (with the ICE/CIHT/ similar).
·Good numeracy and analytical skills.
·Good written and verbal skills, allowing effective communication.
·To have acquired some detail design experience in the highways discipline.
·To have good understanding of Highway design standards (DMRB, MfS, LTN's)
·Ability to work in Civils3D, AutoCAD, and the AutoDesk ecosystem.
·Ability to work in a dedicated and collaborative team.
·Ability to work in pressured situations and deliver work within set timeframes.  
·Ability to use initiative and work with autonomy.