Senior Highway Engineer

Posted 13 September 2023
Salary £35k - 55k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameEve Armstrong

Job description

Senior Highways Engineer
Our client is looking for a Senior Highways Engineer to join their team in Bristol.

The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing preliminary and detailed highway design, S278, and S38 drawings including drainage. They will also have the opportunity to lead and discuss projects and supervise and oversee junior team members.
Within your role you will:
·Prepare preliminary and detailed highway designs, S278 and S38 drawings, including drainage.
·Liaise with highway authorities for approval.
·Supervise and oversee junior team members.
·Lead and discuss projects by attending meetings (virtual and real) with project team members and clients.
·Undertake site visits.
This position would suit someone who has:
·A relevant qualification in civil engineering.
·1-2 years' experience as a Senior Highways Engineer or 4-5 years' experience overall.
·Competent with AutoCAD, Civil 3D and micro drainage.
·Knowledge of relevant design standards such as Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, Traffic Signs Manual, TSRGD and SUDS hierarchy.
·Experience of managing projects, assisting other team members with their projects and communicating with clients.
·Track record of delivering projects within deadlines.
In return, you will receive:
·A competitive salary, dependant on experience.
·Financial bonus based on, your performance, your Team's performance and the Company's performance.
·Annual leave: 20 days, plus the period between Christmas and New Year, and an additional day for every three years' service up to an additional five days.
·The ability to work flexibly  and from home.
·One of your professional memberships paid by the company.
·5% contribution towards your company pension.

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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