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Principal Highway Drainage Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £48k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    Eve Armstrong

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 062

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Principal Highway Drainage Engineer

Our client is looking for a Principal Engineer to join their team in Cardiff.
The ideal candidate will have a strong infrastructure background who can demonstrate experience in designing drainage and highways.
The role offers the opportunity to join an established highway and infrastructure team and work to develop drainage solutions for highway, infrastructure, and site development schemes. The role also involves the design of sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) and the use of AutoCAD and Civil 3D.
Requirements of the role:
·An understanding of drainage design principles including foul, surface water, lands drainage and SuDS.
·Proficient with Causeway Flow and/or Civil 3D
·Knowledge of Section 38 and 278, for highways
·Knowledge or Section 104 and 106, for drainage
·Meng or BEng in Civil Engineering
·Understanding of UK Building Regulations, Design Standards, Codes of Practice and Health & Safety regulations.
Benefits of the role:
·23 days' holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave.
·The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for charity partners or a cause of your choice.
·Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks and plenty more.
·Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socializing, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology.
·Access to Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform.

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 Eve Armstrong at Carrington West on 023 9387 6062 for more information.
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