Principal or Associate Highway Engineer

Posted 24 May 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameTony Hutt

Job description

Job Description
My client is looking for candidates to deliver exciting and complex Highways projects. Join their talented team, where everyone has a voice, and together they face clients' challenges head-on. It's a diverse and inclusive work environment, with a hybrid working approach, committed to developing staff and showcasing their successes.
They know that different people have different priorities, as such they offer flexible and remote working as a central part of their culture. So, talk to us about what's ideal for you - from reduced weeks to buying more leave over school holidays. And if you're returning from a career break, ask us how we can help you transition back into work.
The company has a vision to shape the future, to lead where others will follow and to engineer the future of mobility today through Safety, Integrity, Collaboration, and Innovation.
·This role offers the opportunity to lead project delivery of highways schemes for Strategic and Local Authority clients across the Northwest and UK. As a senior member of the team, you'll have the opportunity to develop future work opportunities as well as leading and developing team members.
·Roles are based on either our Warrington and or Manchester offices, with some travel within the region to ensure you can deliver value for our clients.
·Our Northwest team is a real community, with a strong social scheme, community engagement and a feeling of belonging to this region, where we live. Our aim is to attract people who want to enjoy their work, contribute to transport improvements, and achieve a healthy work-life balance.
Key Responsibilities:
·Leading technical delivery of highway engineering projects and key technical input into multi-disciplinary projects.
·Project management and delivery.
·Act as Technical Lead or Technical Reviewer on projects.
·Maintaining and developing excellent client relationships.
·Line Management of a team of engineers, technicians, and apprentices.
·Leading and developing multi-disciplinary global teams to deliver.
·Support the business in winning work including representing the business at networking events, preparing bids and tenders and establish, maintain, and develop relationships with existing and prospective internal and external clients
Key Requirements:
·BEng, MEng, or MSc Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
·IEng or CEng with a relevant professional institution (e.g., ICE or CIHT).
·Extensive experience of working with our key clients, e.g., Local Authorities, Highways England, Developers and/or major Contractors.\
·Demonstrable experience of managing project delivery for multi-disciplinary highways schemes.
·Experience in highway alignment design including links and junctions
·A thorough comprehension of technical standards relating to highways design with experience in identifying and seeking approvals for departures in standard
Connecting countries, cities and communities, our Transportation team works on some of the most challenging projects of our time. Helping people to travel reliably and more efficiently, we transform highway and rail infrastructure. So, get on board and play a big part in our success.