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Highway Engineer

  • Location:

    Ashford, Kent, England

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £27k - 35k per year

  • Contact:

    Zubair Ahmed

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 065

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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We are currently looking for a Highways Engineer to join one of the fastest growing consultancies in the UK. The role will offer flexible working and the ability to work remotely when needed.
As a Highway Engineer, you will join a vibrant team and work on major prestigious projects within Kent and across the UK.
The role
·Supporting the delivery of highways design and civil engineering support for a range of highways & traffic related design projects.
·Provide support and project related task management for junior staff and to undertake technical tasks assigned by project managers and senior managers
·To have financial and commercial awareness of project delivery to ensure tasks are delivered within fixed time limits and to a high standard of quality.
·The role requires knowledge of highways and traffic engineering and the ability to assist to develop schemes from inception through to completion.
·Day to day supervision and management of junior staff and assistant engineers, along with co-ordination of project delivery where other design teams or service areas are involved.
The ideal candidate
·Degree or equivalent
·Experience within Highways and or Traffic (ideally minimum of 3 years).
·Working towards professional membership ICE/CIHT.
·Technical knowledge of highways & traffic engineering (Major projects / local roads schemes).
·Experienced in AutoCAD.
·Working knowledge of Civils 3D.
·Awareness of CDM & knowledge of H&S within a project and team.
·Working knowledge of MS Project.
·Experience in report writing and presentations.
·Experience in Outline & Detailed design schemes.
·Experience in supporting junior members such as CAD Technicians & Graduates.
·Experience in managing tasks and delegating work to other team members.
·Negotiable and subject to experience
·25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
·Private Health Care
·Continuous training and development
·Flexible working policy
·Yearly Professional Membership of your choice
·Plenty of company organised social functions
For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Zubair Ahmed on 02393 876065.
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 Zubair Ahmed at Carrington West on 02393 876065 for more information.
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