Principal Highways Agreement Engineer

Posted 24 July 2023
Salary £40 - 45 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameNick Ackerman

Job description

Principal Highways Agreement Engineer
6-month contract, ongoing.
Negotiable rate dependant on experience, £40- £45 per hour
An opportunity has arisen for a Principal Highways Agreement Engineer with experience in Development Control and Section 278/38 Engineering to join a busy client in Brighton on a contract basis. You will be responsible for the design and development of section 278/38 works. Projects will range from small-scale improvements to significant Highway works.
This is a full-time contract position. The rate on offer is £40 - £45 per hour - negotiable for the right candidate. Flexible working arrangements are available.
Duties & Responsibilities:

-Providing specialist engineering advice on highway development management projects
-Leading on negotiations with developers to secure financial contributions via s278 and s38 agreements
-Project managing large-scale highway development schemes
-Inspecting and supervising projects on site when necessary

Previous experience in Transport Engineering and Highways is essential for this role. Carrington West are also looking for Project Managers & 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 Nick Ackerman at Carrington West on 02393 876072 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 of experience in this market. Please call Nick at Carrington West on 02393 876072 for more information.

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