Principal Highway Engineer

Posted 20 May 2024
Salary £50k - 54k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameAmy Maxwell

Job description

Job Title: Principle Highways Maintenance Engineer
Location: London, UK
Salary: £50,000-£54,000 per annum
I am working on behalf of my client based in London for an opportunity for a Principal Highway Engineer to join the highways maintenance team. The right person for the role will be responsible for developing the management of highways assets, review designs, and assist in the delivery of planned and responsive highways maintenance.
Responsibilities of the Principal Highway Engineer:
·Review and delivery major planned and responsive highways maintenance works
·Strategically lead the project teams
·Work within deadlines and budget requirements
·Commission professional design services
·Supervise highways sites
·Measure and value works
·Attend site meetings
·Liaise with major clients and build rapport
·Contribute to procurement processes
·Utilise CAD software
·Implement CDM regulations
·People manage to a high standard and train staff as required
Requirements of the Principal Highway Engineer:
·Relevant qualification in Civil Engineering or similar field
·Strong working knowledge of highways engineering and delivery
·Demonstrable experience in highways maintenance
·Understanding of relevant legislation, including the Traffic Management Act
·IT and CAD software proficiency
·Commercial acumen
Package of the Senior Highway Engineer:
·Competitive salary of £50,000-£54,000 dependent on experience
·Hybrid and flexible working
·Health and wellbeing benefits
·Pension scheme
·Interest free travel loan
·Discounts on major retailers and gyms
·Long service rewards
·Learning and development opportunities

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 Amy Maxwell at Carrington West on 02393876081 or email at for more information.
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