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Highway Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30k - 35k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

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  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Our client is seeking an Engineer with experience in the Highways Sector to be part of a growing team in Manchester working on exciting highway projects.
The successful candidate will develop and deliver projects through various stages of design from feasibility to planning / detailed design and onto construction.
Our client is looking for rounded individuals responsible for planning and managing the delivery of projects, including adequacy of design, compliance with standards and legislation, resource time, cost and quality.
A typical week would include:
- Use of modelling and engineering related packages such as MX and AutoCAD Civil3D,
- Drainage design (surface water) including use of Microdrainage Software package
- Highways and Pavement design to UK DMRB standards
- The right candidate shall be able to take on significant elements of design, either working on their own initiative, with minimal supervision or by taking a lead role working within multi-discipline project teams. Able to obtain and analyse information and report on findings.
We'd love to hear from you if you have:
- Lead and attend design review meetings or progress meetings
- Technical input and design on Highway projects, including:
- Alignment design and modelling together with the integration into BIM
- Application of Highway England standards, Manual for Streets and Local Authority guidance in relation to highway engineering
- Management and procedures for aspects not covered by standard or Departures from Standards.
- Preparation of specifications and development of Bills of Quantities
- Technical checking and design reviews
- Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety and Environmental Legislation