Highway Engineer (Part Time)

Posted 15 September 2023
Salary £35k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NamePatrick Gray

Job description

Engineer (Part Time)
Location: Crewe
Contract Type: Permanent
About Us:
Join our dynamic team as an Engineer, where you'll play a crucial role in ensuring the successful construction and adoption of new highway infrastructure works in alignment with the Highway Authority's standards and regulations.
Key Responsibilities:
As an Engineer, you will be responsible for:
Collaborating with developers and third parties to facilitate the adoption of new highways, ensuring compliance with statutory obligations and Council standards.
Assisting the Highway Authority in determining highway layouts and improvement works, making them compliant with regulatory requirements.
Approving detailed designs of highway works, ensuring they meet planning consent conditions, national guidelines, legislation, and regulations.
Representing the Highway Authority's interests in overseeing a diverse portfolio of works designed and constructed by third parties.
Supporting the technical assessment and processes associated with Section 38 Highways Agreements.
Advising on work completion, maintenance periods, formal inspections, and remedial actions.
Assisting the Principal Engineer in developing and implementing team-specific processes and procedures.
Collaborating with other teams within the Council as needed.
Establishing communication with stakeholders, Elected Members, Parish Councils, and the public as required.
About You:
To excel in this role, you will possess:
HNC or equivalent qualification in Civil Engineering.
Significant experience in highway and/or traffic engineering.
A deep understanding of national guidance, legislation, and regulations related to highway design and construction.
Experience managing a portfolio of highway works through design or construction phases.
Proficiency in using MS packages (Word, Excel, and Outlook).
Knowledge of highway law and statutory procedures (desirable).
A current driving license.
We understand the importance of work-life balance and provide flexible working arrangements in many roles, including part-time hours and job sharing.
Join our team and take your career to new heights while contributing to the development of vital infrastructure projects. Apply today to be part of our success story.
We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all backgrounds.
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 Patrick Gray at Carrington West on 02393 876069 for more information