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Senior Highways Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £35k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Luke Clifford

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Highways Engineering professional to join our client's brand new offices based in Ashford, Kent. Due to ongoing success in the Highways and Transportation sectors and some major client wins these new offices will look to be opened in the coming couple of months with continued growth throughout 2020.
As the successful Senior Engineer you will be working on a range of schemes within the industry, in a team of Engineering professionals enabling you to advance your career and develop your skill set.
A healthy work-life balance is key for anyone in their career which is why our clients offer flexible working to everyone, with core hours of 10am till 4pm Monday to Friday, and the ability to work remotely when needed. 
Requirements of the role:
·The design and documentation of Highway and Transportation projects both preliminary and detailed
·To lead on projects ensuring the Engineering team deliver the agreed commissions and that client expectations are met or exceeded
·To lead the engineering input at all stages of a multi-disciplinary project from conceptual design, through the project cycle to site monitoring
·Production and checking of drawings and reports
·Conduct any liaison or consultation with statutory authorities or undertakers as necessary to implement the construction of the project
·Communicating with suppliers, clients and contractors
·Give technical advice to our clients and potential clients
·Ensuring that projects are delivered on time and to budget
·Support junior staff with their training and development
About you:
·Accredited degree in Civil Engineering (or equivalent)
·Consideration given to significant relevant experience in lieu of specified education and professional qualification.
·In depth understanding of Highway/ Engineering Design and design standards
·Knowledge of engineering design, related legislation, contract procurement and contract administration
·Good project management skills and financial management
·Evidence showing continuous professional development
The position comes with:
·25 days' annual leave + Bank Holidays!
·Continuous training and development
·Yearly Professional Membership of your choice
·Plenty of company organised social functions!
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 click APPLY NOW or contact Luke Clifford at Carrington West for more information on 07714267579.
If you feel that you are right for this job 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 jobs 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 job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Luke at Carrington West on 02393 876011 for more information.
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