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Principal Engineer - Highway Asset Management

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Principal Engineer - Highway Asset Management

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £38 - 42 per hour

  • Contact:

    Luke Brison

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 064

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    5 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Principal Asset Management Engineer


5-month contract (minimum)

Negotiable rate - Inside IR35

Are you an experienced Asset Management professional looking for your next challenge?
Our client is an ambitious authority who are seeking an experienced Asset Management Engineer with a strong background in writing policy strategies and plans.

Key Responsibilities:
·Principal Engineer for co-ordination and delivery of all highway asset
management work streams with specific Lead Engineer responsibility for
Highway Asset Management Policy, Programme Delivery & Performance
·Lead Engineer for embedding highway asset management compliance within
the Highway Management Team to meet Department for Transport funding
criteria, codes of practice and prevailing best practice.
·Lead Engineer for the Highway Infrastructure Contract ensuring service
provider compliance with Highway Asset Management Policy & Programme
·Implementation including co-ordination of the annual highway infrastructure
contract performance reporting cycles.
·Management of the Highway Asset Management Team and appointed
consultants to deliver highway asset management work streams.
·Development & quarterly monitoring of the Highway Annual Service Plan.
What is required?
·Demonstrable experience of a comparable role in a Local Authority, Public
Body or similar organisation, including managing a team or teams.
·Demonstrable experience of working in a Local Government setting in a
position involving exposure to the public and regular contact with Chief/senior
Local Government Officers, Elected Members and Government Officials.
This role will go quickly so please apply with an updated CV, e-mailing, alternatively call on 02393 876064 for more information.
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 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Luke at Carrington West on 02393 876028 for more information
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