Highway Network Engineer

Posted 19 February 2024
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
LocationWest Yorkshire
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarriet Simmonds

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Highway Network Engineer to come and join a busy client in West Yorkshire on a long term contract basis.

The main duties of the experienced Highway Network Engineer are:

  • Responsible for ensuring that the highway is maintained in a safe condition making the best use of resources.
  • To police the highway using powers available in the Highways Act 1980 and other relevant legislation
  • To support the Highways Services Manager and other team members in the successful delivery of the service objectives and team tasks.
  • To develop and maintain effective working relationships within Highway Network Management and with staff in other services.
  • Lead, manage and develop successful and effective team and partnership working for the delivery of local highway maintenance services at an area and community level
  • Manage the highway drainage function including cyclic maintenance, flooding investigations, routine repairs and drainage problem design solutions

For a full description and further information on the role, please call Harriet Simmonds at Carrington West on 02393 876051.


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, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Harriet at Carrington West on 02393 876051 for more information.

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