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Principal Engineer Highways & Traffic

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Principal Engineer Highways & Traffic

  • Location:

    Greater London, England

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £33 - 35 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Kingston

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 043

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Weeks

  • Expiry date:


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Principal Engineer Highways & Traffic
We are currently working with a busy North London borough with their search for a Principal Engineer in Highways & Traffic.
What you will be doing:
·To carry out the duties of a Principal Engineer in the design and delivery of a wide range of highways design, traffic engineering and traffic management projects.
·Act as a technical lead and project manager for a portfolio of schemes and programmes of work.
·Work closely with the Highways Contracts & Delivery team to ensure the deliverability, value for money and feasibility of schemes.
·Manage the whole delivery process for schemes, from inception through to construction in close collaboration with contractors and highways contracts management officers.
·Ensure early contractor involvement in the delivery of schemes and best value engineering solutions.
·Respond to various customer enquiries, investigating complaints and providing expert high-quality advice and reports relating to highways and traffic issues

Previous experience in Highways is essential for this role.
Carrington West are also looking for Engineers & Transport Planners with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.

For a full description and further information on the role, please call Phoebe Kingston at Carrington West on 02393 876043 or email

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 25+ years experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information

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