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Principal Highway Maintenance Engineer

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Principal Highway Maintenance Engineer

  • Location:

    West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45 - 50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Harriet Simmonds

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 051

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Principal Highway Maintenance Engineer to come and join a busy client in West Yorkshire.
The ideal candidate will have experience undertaking projects which involve remediation to underlying failed embankment, highway drainage, culverts and reconstruction of the road and supporting infrastructure.
As the Principal Highway Maintenance Engineer your responsibilities will be:
·Be responsible for the highway maintenance designs so a previous background in design and ability to use AutoCAD would be essential to the post.
·A lot of the work will be related to carriageway resurfacing so experience in this area would also be beneficial. The position will involve occasional visits to the sites as well as liaising with councils existing Term Maintenance contractor who will be delivering the schemes.
·Maintaining strong communication with other departments within the council from concept through design before handing over the package to external contractors.
What you need to do now:
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact Harriet at Carrington West on 02393 876051.


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 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Harriet at Carrington West on 02393 876051 for more information.

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