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Highway Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £28.5k - 37k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Carrington West are pleased to offer this outstanding vacancy with one of the most innovative and progressive consultancies in the civil engineering / highway engineering market.
The role of  Highway Engineer offers the successful candidate a chance to work on large local civil engineering / highway engineering schemes. The role involves the delivery of civil engineering / highway engineering projects and the provision of specialist engineering services which enhance and maintain the road network.
Day to day job objectives:
·Design and plan the implementation of highway and civil engineering projects, which may be complex and significant to achieve quality, programme and financial targets, meeting customer and stakeholder requirements.
·Provide specialist design, technical and cost advice to both internal and external clients and external bodies to support delivery of complex and large-scale projects across the organisation and as a standalone service.
·To provide support in the evaluation and authorisation of externally designed engineering schemes on behalf of internal and external clients to ensure highway network asset meets regional and national design specification and safety standards.
·Collaborate with the Construction and Commercial Division to manage workflow there by achieving company business plan objectives for productivity and profit across design and build functions.
·Maintain communication and liaison with clients and a wide range of internal and external stakeholders including members of the public and elected Members to facilitate project delivery and maintain positive company reputation.
What experience you will need:
·Degree in Civil Engineering or a related subject or equivalent knowledge gained through practical experience in a highway and/or civil engineering design environment.
·ICT skills with experience in MS Office and the internet plus knowledge of current computer aided design software
·Knowledge of current highway design standards and contracts.
·Knowledge of health and safety, technical, traffic management and other legislation and good practice appropriate to highway construction and maintenance activities.
·Experience of providing information to, and dealing with, internal and external customers in person or via email or over the phone.
·Ability to plan, make decisions and solve problems to react to outcomes in a work environment.
What you will get in return:
This is not only a great opportunity to work on local highway / civil engineering projects, but one where you will have a real opportunity to help influence the outcome of designs on projects for years to come.
A culture that helps you to achieve your full potential with clear, structured mentoring, investment and feedback.
A competitive salary - not just to attract you to the business but also to recognise your on-going contribution and capabilities.
They also provide a leading pension scheme, and various perks and wellbeing initiatives to ensure you are properly looked after during your time with the business.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, 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. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 07889 214 154 for more information.
By applying for this position, you are agreeing for Carrington West to hold and process your personal data in accordance with our Data Protection Policy. Your data will be shared with third party clients specifically relevant to any roles you have applied for. If at any stage, you wish to withdraw your consent please contact us.