Highways Technician

Posted 30 March 2023
Salary £35 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameEvan Brookes

Job description

A long-term contract opportunity has arisen for a Highway Technician to join our client's design offices, to provide AutoCAD and Civils 3D design elements to agreed standards, programs, and budgets on various highway design contracts, predominantly highways related.
This is a 6-12 month contract initially, offering remote work. You will only be required to travel to the Basingstoke office 1 day per week. This position falls inside IR35.
The role

·Responsible for the accurate and timely completion of planned tasks to ensure that projects are delivered on time and budget.
·Ensuring priorities are understood and workload is manageable through clear and regular communication with the wider team.
·Raising all SHE related findings with the project teams to ensure appropriate control.
·Supporting relationships through documenting of information, findings and decisions and production of high-quality documents and drawings.
·Recognising deviation from scope and communicating to the project team.
·Providing specialist advice around the practicalities of Civils 3D modelling and drawings within AutoCAD, including improved efficiency.
·Ensuring drawing production meets current standards and employs best practice.
·Practicing self-awareness and analysing own performance to proactively drive personal development. Includes seeking and giving constructive feedback as well as completing all mandatory and agreed training.
·Undertake projects tasks in accordance with the cost estimate and programme ensuring completion to a high standard.
·Provide high quality and well-structured drawings, in accordance with BIM standards, which convey the clear, concise, and relevant information.
·Maintain clear records of incoming and issued data including version control and transmittal notes as well as contributing to decision and risk registers.
·Undertaking self-check of all work.
·Contributing to design reports and other supporting documents relating to design, safety, or environment.
·Undertake accurate and effective progress reporting as well as providing specialist support in meeting and presentations.
·Attend and contribute to relevant project related or team meetings including taking minutes.
·Supporting project management through updating project records including activity completion, progress, risks, decisions, and earned value as well as providing personal weekly status reports covering progress, planned activities and problems.
·AutoCAD/Civils 3D Qualification.
·Higher National Certificate (HNC) in industry relevant subject or equivalent experience.
·EngTech member accreditation - Recommended / Working towards.
For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Evan Brookes on 02393 876025.
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 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Evan Brookes at Carrington West on 02393 876025 for more information.
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